Smoky Mountain High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
18.2
Algebra Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 773 Students
  • 57 Teachers

Smoky Mountain High
100 SMOKY MOUNTAIN DR
SYLVA, NC 28779

Phone: (828) 586-2177

District: Jackson County Schools

Overview

At Smoky Mountain High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Smoky Mountain High is 24 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 16 percent. Smoky Mountain High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Jackson County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 773
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 16%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 47%
Full-Time Teachers 57

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English N/A
Proficient in Algebra 72%
College Readiness Index 18.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 4
Total Students 1,136
Proficient in English (district average) N/A
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 56%
College Readiness (district average) 18.2

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Nearby Schools

Smoky Mountain High is 1 of 4 schools in the Jackson County Schools.

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