Mount Airy High School

1011 North South St, Mount Airy, NC 27030 | (336) 789-5147
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 517
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 517 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1011 N South St, Mount Airy, NC 27030
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Sandy George
  • Fax: (336) 719-2341
  • Website: mahsbears.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Block
College Board Number: 342780
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 517
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 38.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 261 (50.5%)
  • Females: 256 (49.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 32 (6.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 181 (35.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 213 (41.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mount Airy High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black8316.1%
Asian142.7%
Hispanic448.5%
White37672.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mount Airy High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade15429.8%
10th Grade11221.7%
11th Grade12524.2%
12th Grade12624.4%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
81.8%
District:
81.8%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Mount Airy 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
  • Physics
  • US History
  • Writing
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Percent Tested
School:
51.3%
District:
51.3%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
514.0
District:
514.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
507.0
District:
507.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
477.0
District:
477.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,498.0
District:
1,498.0
State:
1,485.0
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

EOC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

EOC - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra II Test
201093.8%93.8%84.9%
200983.7%83.7%72.9%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201085.3%85.3%78.7%
200979.8%79.8%71.3%
 
English I Test
201092.3%92.3%82.8%
200981.8%81.8%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201094.7%94.7%82.3%
200977.3%77.3%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201093.8%93.8%76.4%
200986.4%86.4%62.7%
 
US History Test
201088.4%88.4%81.6%
200985.5%85.5%71.2%
 
Algebra I Test
200993.0%93.9%67.9%
 
Biology Test
200977.5%77.5%71.3%
 
Chemistry Test
200973.0%73.0%77.7%
 
Physics Test
200983.3%83.3%85.9%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201079.0%79.0%70.4%
200975.0%75.0%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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