Avery County High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Avery County Schools" in Newland, NC. There are a total of 386 students and 27 teachers at Avery County High, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 151 free lunch students and 43 reduced lunch students.
Avery County High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 34.5%, which is 21% lower than the North Carolina average.
|Taking some courses||21|
|Taking some courses (not tests)||0|
|Passing some courses||10|
|Passing no courses||11|
Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Avery County High, there are a total of 21 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 21 taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||8.0%||10.1%||14.5%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.0%||0.2%||1.5%||1.2%|
|Avery High Stem Academy||70%||0.0||Newland, NC|
|Avery Middle School||44%||0.2||Newland, NC|
|Blue Ridge Academy||50%||0.2||Newland, NC|
|Newland Elementary||40%||1.2||Newland, NC|
|Crossnore Elementary||67%||2.9||Crossnore, NC|
|Williams Academy||22%||3.2||Crossnore, NC|
|Riverside Elementary||45%||4.3||Newland, NC|
|Cranberry Middle School||58%||6.0||Elk Park, NC|
|Freedom Trail Elementary||50%||6.1||Elk Park, NC|
|Banner Elk Elementary||50%||6.6||Banner Elk, NC|
|Grandfather Academy||50%||7.5||Banner Elk, NC|
|Cloudland Elementary School||45%||11.8||Roan Mountain, TN|
|Population density (sq mi)||1,169||181||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||53%||57%||55%|
|Completed 8th grade||77.4%||83.4%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||72.7%||81.9%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||45.7%||59.9%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||17.9%||38.1%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||0.7%||2.9%||3.3%|