Roberson High School



Roberson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Roberson 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
9 382
10 411
11 360
12 329

Roberson High School is a public high school of the Buncombe County School District located in Asheville, NC. It has 1,482 students in grades 9th through 12th. Roberson High School is the 83rd largest public high school in North Carolina and the 3,265th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.1 to 1.

Total Students: 1,482
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 98.08

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Roberson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 779
(53%)
4,815
(52%)
 Female 703
(47%)
4,520
(48%)

Roberson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,039
(70%)
7,241
(78%)
 Hispanic 160
(11%)
983
(11%)
 Black 151
(10%)
550
(6%)
 Two or More 78
(5%)
376
(4%)
 Asian 49
(3%)
133
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
45
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)

Roberson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 951
(64%)
4,762
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 448
(30%)
3,832
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 83
(6%)
741
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Roberson High School is ranked 144th out of 0 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Roberson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 46.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Roberson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1543
2006 1463
2007 1454
2008 1601
2009 1601
2010 1495
2011 1501
2012 1482

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15.1
2007 14.9
2008 16.5
2009 16.3
2010 15.3
2011 15.8
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22618276085548
2006 0.23513328776487
2007 0.24965612104539
2008 0.23235477826359
2009 0.28169893816365
2010 0.3056856187291
2011 0.32711525649567
2012 0.3582995951417

Compare Roberson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.8%
 
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Roberson High School
Asheville, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,482 15.1:1  
Christ School
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Private 08 - 12 246 7:1 3 miles
Carolina Day School
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Private PK - 12 654 8:1 3 miles
Veritas Christian Academy
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Buncombe County Middle College
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Public 11 - 12 83 20.8:1 6 miles
Reynolds High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,414 18.1:1 6 miles
Buncombe County Early College
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Public 09 - 12 218 15.6:1 6 miles
Asheville High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,030 11.7:1 6 miles
School of Inquiry and Life Sciences
Asheville, NC
Public 09 - 12 243 21.4:1 6 miles
Fletcher Academy
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Private 09 - 12 158 14:1 7 miles
Temple Baptist School
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Private PK - 12 111 9:1 8 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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