Person High School

1010 Ridge Rd, Roxboro, NC 27573 | (336) 599-8321
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,582
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,582 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Stephen Hester
  • Fax: (336) 599-6583
  • Website: www.person.k12.nc.us
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: 343457
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,582
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 99.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 797 (50.4%)
  • Females: 785 (49.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 149 (9.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 560 (35.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 709 (44.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Person High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian161.0%
Black62439.4%
Asian60.4%
Hispanic623.9%
White87455.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Person High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade47129.8%
10th Grade40025.3%
11th Grade39224.8%
12th Grade31920.2%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
67.2%
District:
67.2%
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 Person High School performed on average worse than many 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:
50.7%
District:
50.7%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
488.0
District:
488.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
467.0
District:
467.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
445.0
District:
445.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,400.0
District:
1,400.0
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
201077.9%81.8%77.9%
200936.9%48.1%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201084.7%84.7%84.9%
200970.3%70.3%72.9%
 
Biology Test
201080.8%80.8%81.2%
200965.6%65.6%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201032.3%32.3%78.7%
200958.7%58.7%71.3%
 
English I Test
201079.4%79.4%82.8%
200966.6%66.6%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201070.3%70.5%82.3%
200952.6%52.9%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201070.8%70.8%76.4%
200935.4%35.4%62.7%
 
US History Test
201076.1%76.1%81.6%
200962.7%62.7%71.2%
 
Chemistry Test
200969.8%69.8%77.7%
 
Physics Test
200952.6%52.6%85.9%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201055.7%55.7%70.4%
200972.7%72.7%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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