Gates County High School

088 Hwy 158 West, Gatesville, NC 27938 | (252) 357-0720
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 598
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 598 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Tammi Ward
  • Fax: (252) 357-2058
  • Website: www.cuacs.ncsu.edu
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 341460
School District Details
  • Gates County Schools District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,530
  • Graduation Rate: 71.6%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.8
  • Enrolled Students: 1,916

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 598
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 294 (49.2%)
  • Females: 304 (50.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 55 (9.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 193 (32.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 248 (41.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gates County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black24641.1%
Asian40.7%
Hispanic61.0%
White34056.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gates County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade16227.1%
10th Grade17228.8%
11th Grade14524.2%
12th Grade11919.9%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
73.0%
District:
73.0%
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 Gates County 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:
51.9%
District:
51.9%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
476.0
District:
476.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
447.0
District:
447.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
433.0
District:
433.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,356.0
District:
1,356.0
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
201082.8%85.7%77.9%
200968.5%71.3%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201075.0%75.0%84.9%
200956.3%56.3%72.9%
 
Biology Test
201079.4%79.4%81.2%
200964.5%64.5%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201069.6%69.6%78.7%
200971.5%71.5%71.3%
 
English I Test
201083.0%83.0%82.8%
200970.1%70.1%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201065.0%65.0%82.3%
200973.8%73.8%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201070.3%70.3%76.4%
200959.3%59.3%62.7%
 
US History Test
201087.4%87.4%81.6%
200972.1%72.1%71.2%
 
Chemistry Test
200972.0%72.0%77.7%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201070.9%70.9%70.4%
200968.0%68.0%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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