Carson High School



Carson High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Carson 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
9 331
10 338
11 286
12 298

Carson High School is a public high school of the Rowan-Salisbury School District located in China Grove, NC. It has 1,253 students in grades 9th through 12th. Carson High School is the 155th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 4,510th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,253
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 69.75

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Carson High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 635
(51%)
2,953
(48%)
 Male 618
(49%)
3,142
(52%)

Carson High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 984
(79%)
3,913
(64%)
 Hispanic 161
(13%)
765
(13%)
 Black 59
(5%)
1,159
(19%)
 Two or More 31
(2%)
150
(2%)
 Asian 14
(1%)
84
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
18
(0%)

Carson High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 743
(59%)
2,964
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 437
(35%)
2,718
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 73
(6%)
413
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Carson High School is ranked 193rd out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Carson High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 48.8%. 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.

Carson High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 952
2007 1037
2008 1178
2009 1181
2010 1173
2011 1177
2012 1156
2013 1176
2014 1231
2015 1253

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 15.9
2007 14.8
2008 15.9
2009 15.7
2010 15.9
2011 16.5
2012 15.9
2013 17.1
2014 17.3
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007 0.35101253616201
2008
2009 0.42421676545301
2010 0.44842284739983
2011 0.45794392523364
2012 0.4636678200692
2013 0.4515306122449
2014 0.40292445166531
2015 0.40702314445331

Compare Carson High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Carson High School
China Grove, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,253 18:1  
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