North Wilkes High School



North Wilkes High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North Wilkes 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
9 200
10 178
11 164
12 148

North Wilkes High School is a public high school of the Wilkes County School District located in Hays, NC. It has 690 students in grades 9th through 12th. North Wilkes High School is the 298th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 8,272nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.7 to 1.

Total Students: 690
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.94

Support Your School With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Search for Former NWHS Students

North Wilkes High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 370
(54%)
1,492
(51%)
 Female 320
(46%)
1,462
(49%)

North Wilkes High School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 601
(87%)
2,450
(83%)
 Hispanic 60
(9%)
289
(10%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
69
(2%)
 Black 13
(2%)
132
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

North Wilkes High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 324
(47%)
1,304
(44%)
 Not Eligible 306
(44%)
1,385
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 60
(9%)
265
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

North Wilkes High School is ranked 248th out of 0 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North Wilkes High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.7%) is slightly 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.

North Wilkes High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 715
2006 705
2007 695
2008 708
2009 728
2010 708
2011 703
2012 690

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 14.9
2007 15.8
2008 14.9
2009 15.6
2010 15
2011 15.6
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39440559440559
2006 0.41418439716312
2007 0.47338129496403
2008 0.46186440677966
2009
2010 0.54802259887006
2011 0.55618776671408
2012 0.55652173913043

Compare North Wilkes High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 55.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
North Wilkes High School
Hays, NC
Public 09 - 12 690 14.7:1  
Gordon Baptist Christian School
North Wilkesboro, NC
Private PK - 12 79 9:1 10 miles
East Wilkes High School
Ronda, NC
Public 09 - 12 528 16:1 11 miles
Millers Creek Christian School
Millers Creek, NC
Private PK - 12 201 10:1 11 miles
West Wilkes High School
Millers Creek, NC
Public 09 - 12 668 16.4:1 12 miles
Wilkes Early College High School
Wilkesboro, NC
Public 09 - 12 218 24.3:1 12 miles
Wilkes Central High School
Wilkesboro, NC
Public 09 - 12 850 15.3:1 13 miles
Elkin High School
Elkin, NC
Public 09 - 12 371 12:1 14 miles
Elkin Middle School
Elkin, NC
Public 07 - 08 183 17:1 14 miles
Alleghany High School
Sparta, NC
Public 09 - 12 423 12.7:1 17 miles
Starmount High School
Boonville, NC
Public 09 - 12 638 15.1:1 20 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

Copyright 2017. High-Schools.com. All Rights Reserved.