Ben L Smith High School

2407 South Holden Rd, Greensboro, NC 27407 | (336) 294-7300
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,220
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,220 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2407 S Holden Rd, Greensboro, NC 27407
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Noah Rogers
  • Fax: (336) 294-7313
  • Website: schools.gcsnc.com
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 30-JUN-93
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Block
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 341590
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,220
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 89.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 658 (53.9%)
  • Females: 562 (46.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 109 (8.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 780 (63.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 889 (72.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ben L Smith High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian151.2%
Black85369.9%
Asian13210.8%
Hispanic18415.1%
White363.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ben L Smith High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade38231.3%
10th Grade31625.9%
11th Grade27322.4%
12th Grade24920.4%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
73.3%
District:
79.9%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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