North Charleston High School



North Charleston High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North Charleston 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
9 254
10 100
11 95
12 76

North Charleston High School is a public high school of the Charleston 01 School District located in North Charleston, SC. It has 525 students in grades 9th through 12th. North Charleston High School is the 167th largest public high school in South Carolina and the 10,390th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 8.6 to 1.

Total Students: 525
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.8

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North Charleston High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 276
(53%)
7,059
(50%)
 Female 249
(47%)
7,133
(50%)

North Charleston High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 444
(85%)
5,498
(39%)
 Hispanic 45
(9%)
941
(7%)
 White 25
(5%)
7,173
(51%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
296
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
243
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

North Charleston High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 311
(59%)
5,565
(39%)
 Not Eligible 211
(40%)
8,274
(58%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
353
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

North Charleston High School is ranked 163rd out of 259 ranked schools in South Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North Charleston High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.7%. 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 Charleston High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1057
2006 916
2007 854
2008 803
2009 708
2010 635
2011 492
2012 489
2013 497
2014 465
2015 525

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.2
2006 8
2007 10.7
2008 11.3
2009 10
2010 10.2
2011 6.1
2012 7
2013 7.9
2014 7.9
2015 8.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72090823084201
2006 0.75655021834061
2007 0.75526932084309
2008 0.72478206724782
2009 0.78531073446328
2010 0.73700787401575
2011 0.85162601626016
2012 0.87321063394683
2013 0.85110663983903
2014 0.83655913978495
2015 0.59809523809524

Compare North Charleston High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
860.0% 8.6:1
 
1,489.4% 14.9:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 53.7%
 
This School 59.8%
 

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