Southeast Halifax High School

16683 Hwy 125, Halifax, NC 27839 | (252) 445-2027
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 558
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3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 558 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Melany Alexander
  • Fax: (252) 445-3463
  • Website: www.halifax.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 24-JUN-90
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 343540
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 558
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 274 (49.1%)
  • Females: 284 (50.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 47 (8.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 435 (78.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 482 (86.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southeast Halifax High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black53696.1%
Asian--
Hispanic142.5%
White81.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southeast Halifax High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade19434.8%
10th Grade13323.8%
11th Grade13023.3%
12th Grade10118.1%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
58.9%
District:
54.8%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

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3 reviews for Southeast Halifax High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 24, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is very lame. . it is not a school it's a jail.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 22, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this is the best school there is.we are doing just fine.we don't need no help
  • Reviewed by Student on March 01, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • the school is okay but could use some improvement.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Southeast Halifax High School performed on average much worse 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
School:
37.8%
District:
45.8%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
386.0
District:
397.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
366.0
District:
379.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
361.0
District:
375.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,113.0
District:
1,151.0
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
201019.6%33.8%77.9%
200912.4%29.8%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201018.1%34.7%84.9%
 
Biology Test
201047.2%49.1%81.2%
200924.7%31.7%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201035.3%38.9%78.7%
200929.3%28.2%71.3%
 
English I Test
201036.4%43.9%82.8%
200933.8%40.0%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201034.8%47.1%82.3%
200916.1%16.9%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201077.2%53.4%76.4%
200956.4%45.6%62.7%
 
US History Test
201027.1%24.8%81.6%
200919.2%17.3%71.2%
 
Chemistry Test
200943.8%28.6%77.7%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201038.7%38.5%70.4%
200940.7%45.3%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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