Mountain Heritage High School

333 Mtn Heritage Hs Rd, Burnsville, NC 28714 | (828) 682-6103
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 751
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 751 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 70, Burnsville, NC 28714
  • Principal or Admin: Mrs Patricia Bennett
  • Fax: (828) 682-4287
  • Website:
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: 340525
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 751
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 55.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 371 (49.4%)
  • Females: 380 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 91 (12.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 243 (32.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 334 (44.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Mountain Heritage High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Mountain Heritage High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade19626.1%
10th Grade23731.6%
11th Grade17323.0%
12th Grade14519.3%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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