John A Holmes High School

600 Woodard St, Edenton, NC 27932 | (252) 482-8426
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 760
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 760 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 409, Edenton, NC 27932
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Jamie Gillespie
  • Fax: (252) 482-2010
  • Website: jah.edenton-chowan.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 01-JUL-90
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 341110
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 760
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 411 (54.1%)
  • Females: 349 (45.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 57 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 322 (42.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 379 (49.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
John A Holmes High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black33043.4%
Asian20.3%
Hispanic60.8%
White42055.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For John A Holmes High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade22429.5%
10th Grade20727.2%
11th Grade16621.8%
12th Grade16321.4%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
70.6%
District:
70.6%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that John A Holmes High School performed on average about the same as 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
School:
55.3%
District:
55.3%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
486.0
District:
486.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
479.0
District:
479.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
462.0
District:
462.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,427.0
District:
1,427.0
State:
1,485.0
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

EOC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

EOC - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201071.3%76.2%77.9%
200953.4%61.3%67.9%
 
Biology Test
201074.3%74.3%81.2%
200943.9%43.9%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201065.0%65.0%78.7%
200944.5%44.5%71.3%
 
English I Test
201078.1%78.1%82.8%
200958.8%58.8%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201087.0%87.0%82.3%
200962.3%62.3%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201071.0%71.0%76.4%
200968.5%68.5%62.7%
 
US History Test
201084.6%84.6%81.6%
200973.2%73.2%71.2%
 
Algebra II Test
200989.1%89.1%72.9%
 
Chemistry Test
200965.6%65.6%77.7%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201064.6%64.6%70.4%
200958.4%58.4%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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