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First Flight High School

Kill Devil Hills, NC


First Flight High School
100 Veterans Drive
Kill Devil Hills, NC  27948
Phone: 252-449-7000
Dare County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 8 out of 10 stars
8

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 754
Type: Regular School  
First Flight High School

First Flight High School


State Ranking

#112
Statewide High School Ranking: First Flight High School is ranked #112 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (78th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, First Flight High School is a 8-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Dare County, NC. First Flight High School has an enrollment of approximately 754 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

75.2
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: First Flight High School had a Student Growth Score of 75.2. This placed First Flight High School in the 50th percentile of 2410 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All NC Schools
State Average
English 20 66th 17.5
Math 20.6 59th 18.9
Reading 21.4 63rd 19.1
Science 20.5 61st 18.8
Writing 5.8 50th 5.6

Nearly all North Carolina public and charter school students who are enrolled in grade 11 for the first time are required to take the ACT. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at First Flight High School stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 7% - Level 1
 7% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 66% - Level 4 (Solid)
 66% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 11% - Level 2
 11% - Level 2
 6% - Level 1
 6% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 27% - Level 1
 27% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 575
Math 572
Composite Score 1147
SAT Participation Rate 65 %

First Flight High School had an average SAT score of 1147 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #43 out of 491 NC high schools (91st percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at First Flight High School was 65% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.




 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Black - N/A
 
 Black - N/A
 Hispanic - 10%
 Hispanic - 10%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 86%
 White - 86%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at First Flight High School for the 2016-2017 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for First Flight High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
First Flight Elementary School 8 0.2 miles Kill Devil Hills, NC Regular PK-5
First Flight Middle School 9 0.2 miles Kill Devil Hills, NC Regular 6-8
Nags Head Elementary School 9 2.8 miles Nags Head, NC Regular PK-5
Manteo Middle School 6 6.1 miles Manteo, NC Regular 6-8
Manteo High School 7 6.6 miles Manteo, NC Regular 9-12
Manteo Elementary School 4 6.8 miles Manteo, NC Regular PK-5
Kitty Hawk Elementary School 10 7.1 miles Kitty Hawk, NC Regular K-5
Jarvisburg Elementary School 5 16.9 miles Jarvisburg, NC Regular K-5