South Brunswick High School

280 Cougar Dr Bsl, Southport, NC 28461 | (910) 845-2204
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,085
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3.5 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,085 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 280 Cougar Drive Bsl, Southport, NC 28461
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Wayne Price
  • Fax: (910) 845-8974
  • Website:
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 340393
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,085
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 76.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 542 (50.0%)
  • Females: 543 (50.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 88 (8.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 345 (31.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 433 (39.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
South Brunswick High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For South Brunswick High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade29226.9%
10th Grade27925.7%
11th Grade26824.7%
12th Grade24622.7%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3.5

3.5 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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6 reviews for South Brunswick High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 04, 2011
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is the better of the West and North. Their JROTC department though is not the greatest but they have a new instructor working his hardest to get the program back on track.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 12, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • in 92' we had one of the best class ever, the basketball team was great. three straight 20 win seasons. we should have one the state in 91.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 14, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • In my opinion they take the no child left behind too far. There are students that are 20 years old still trying to finish high school. My daughter has been trying to make up an english class she "failed" and I can't get her inrolled in summer school to take it or even get her couselor to return my calls. Find another school fro your child.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 23, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am former student and forever SBHS COUGAR! I ,like most teenagers, lived it up in high school. It was the easiest times of my life... Now that my 10 year reunion is coming up I felt I needed to reflect on all the memories. Homecoming, pep rallies and of course prom. Your experance in school is only what you make of it and this holds very true in life also. I like the changes and growth the school has had since I graduated and hope to see it continue to flourish! With that said keep your head up Cougars and rock on class of 1998!!!!
  • Reviewed by Student on June 07, 2007
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think that the school is ok. i do go to this school. i would much rather go to a different school though. when i am here i always think that the school is more worried about the drama that is going on than worrying about the knowlege some of the students are not getting. at this school we are "mouth brunswick" because everyone has something to say about everyone else. A lot of the students here say that they will beat so and so up, but they never do anything. all of the teachers know that too, so why be worried about. i do not like this school at all! and one more that really gets on my nerves is that some of the teachers at south don't really worry about what students do until the very end of the year. such as letting people sleep in class, and listening to i pods, if they care about their job like they should then they would enforce the rules when they first acknowledging them.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that South Brunswick High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on EOC and EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Algebra II
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Civics and Economics
  • English I
  • Geometry
  • Physical Science
  • US History
  • Writing
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Percent Tested
Math Average Score
Critical Reading Average Score
Writing Average Score
Overall Average Score
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

EOC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

EOC - % of students at or above proficiency

Algebra I Test
English I Test
Geometry Test
Algebra II Test
Biology Test
Chemistry Test
Civics and Economics Test
Physical Science Test
US History Test

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

Writing Test
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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