Erwin High School



Erwin High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Erwin High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 355
10 349
11 324
12 304

Erwin High School is a public high school of the Buncombe County School District located in Asheville, NC. It has 1,332 students in grades 9th through 12th. Erwin High School is the 109th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 3,976th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,332
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 80.03

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Erwin High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 731
(55%)
4,815
(52%)
 Female 601
(45%)
4,520
(48%)

Erwin High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 952
(71%)
7,241
(78%)
 Hispanic 215
(16%)
983
(11%)
 Black 87
(7%)
550
(6%)
 Two or More 49
(4%)
376
(4%)
 Asian 17
(1%)
133
(1%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
45
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
7
(0%)

Erwin High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 679
(51%)
3,832
(41%)
 Not Eligible 542
(41%)
4,762
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 111
(8%)
741
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Erwin High School is ranked 48th out of 0 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Erwin High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.3%) is higher than the state average of 46.3%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Erwin High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1230
2006 1234
2007 1153
2008 1256
2009 1233
2010 1377
2011 1327
2012 1332

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 15.8
2007 14.5
2008 15.7
2009 16.1
2010 17
2011 17.4
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4390243902439
2006 0.4902755267423
2007 0.51344319167389
2008 0.48009554140127
2009 0.55393349553933
2010 0.56354393609296
2011 0.5742275810098
2012 0.59309309309309

Compare Erwin High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 59.3%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Erwin High School
Asheville, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,332 16.6:1  
Erwin Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 839 15.1:1 1 miles
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Mount Pisqah Academy
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Carolina Christian School
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Private PK - 12 129 4:1 5 miles
Buncombe County Early College
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Public 09 - 12 218 15.6:1 6 miles
School of Inquiry and Life Sciences
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Public 09 - 12 243 21.4:1 6 miles
Buncombe County Middle College
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Public 11 - 12 83 20.8:1 6 miles
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