Hugh M Cummings High School



Hugh M Cummings High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hugh M Cummings 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
9 305
10 256
11 222
12 174

Hugh M Cummings High School is a public high school of the Alamance-Burlington School District located in Burlington, NC. It has 957 students in grades 9th through 12th. Hugh M Cummings High School is the 229th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 6,253rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.0 to 1.

Total Students: 957
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 63.99

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Hugh M Cummings High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 505
(53%)
3,714
(52%)
 Female 452
(47%)
3,456
(48%)

Hugh M Cummings High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 445
(46%)
1,519
(21%)
 Black 389
(41%)
1,622
(23%)
 White 76
(8%)
3,613
(50%)
 Two or More 34
(4%)
278
(4%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
99
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
30
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
9
(0%)

Hugh M Cummings High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 658
(69%)
2,950
(41%)
 Not Eligible 254
(27%)
3,819
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(5%)
401
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Hugh M Cummings High School is ranked 105th out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hugh M Cummings High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.5%) is higher than the state average of 48.8%. 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.

Hugh M Cummings High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 963
2006 846
2007 760
2008 838
2009 843
2010 859
2011 870
2012 875
2013 868
2014 932
2015 957

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 14.5
2007 12.5
2008 13.8
2009 15
2010 16.1
2011 15.8
2012 15.6
2013 15.9
2014 17.7
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.57840083073728
2006 0.34751773049645
2007 0.63947368421053
2008 0.63961813842482
2009 0.70344009489917
2010 0.75203725261932
2011 0.78965517241379
2012 0.77714285714286
2013 0.80990783410138
2014 0.82081545064378
2015 0.73458725182863

Compare Hugh M Cummings High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 
This School 73.5%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Hugh M Cummings High School
Burlington, NC
Public 09 - 12 957 15:1  
Alamance Christian School
Graham, NC
Private PK - 12 428 11:1 2 miles
Graham High School
Graham, NC
Public 09 - 12 814 14.9:1 2 miles
Ray Street Academy
Graham, NC
Public KG - 12 72 3.3:1 2 miles
Burlington Christian Academy
Burlington, NC
Private PK - 12 629 12:1 3 miles
Alamance-Burlington Middle College
Graham, NC
Public 09 - 12 103 13.7:1 3 miles
Walter M Williams High School
Burlington, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,185 18.2:1 4 miles
River Mill Academy
Graham, NC
Public KG - 12 705 18.6:1 4 miles
The Burlington School
Burlington, NC
Private PK - 12 282 8:1 5 miles
Eastern Alamance High School
Mebane, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,255 17.8:1 6 miles
Southern High School
Graham, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,546 18.2:1 7 miles
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