New Hanover High School



New Hanover High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

New Hanover 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
9 459
10 394
11 346
12 412

New Hanover High School is a public high school of the New Hanover County School District located in Wilmington, NC. It has 1,611 students in grades 9th through 12th. New Hanover High School is the 63rd largest public high school in North Carolina and the 2,793rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,611
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 99.37

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New Hanover High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 828
(51%)
3,803
(51%)
 Female 783
(49%)
3,712
(49%)

New Hanover High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 821
(51%)
4,921
(65%)
 Black 582
(36%)
1,683
(22%)
 Hispanic 114
(7%)
466
(6%)
 Two or More 68
(4%)
263
(3%)
 Asian 20
(1%)
134
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
36
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
12
(0%)

New Hanover High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 814
(51%)
4,585
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 719
(45%)
2,536
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(5%)
394
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

New Hanover High School is ranked 45th out of 0 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of New Hanover High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.5%) 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.

New Hanover High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1855
2006 1704
2007 1574
2008 1654
2009 1625
2010 1602
2011 1554
2012 1611

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.7
2006 15.3
2007 14.2
2008 15.1
2009 15.7
2010 15.6
2011 15
2012 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39299191374663
2006 0.41960093896714
2007 0.428208386277
2008 0.43530834340992
2009 0.44
2010 0.44943820224719
2011 0.49227799227799
2012 0.49472377405338

Compare New Hanover High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 49.5%
 

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