Southwest Edgecombe High School

5912 Nc 43 North, Pinetops, NC 27864 | (252) 827-5016
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 975
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5 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 975 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr John Westberg
  • Fax: (252) 827-2815
  • Website: www.swe.ecps.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 343100
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 975
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 59.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 484 (49.6%)
  • Females: 491 (50.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 94 (9.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 479 (49.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 573 (58.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southwest Edgecombe High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black51452.7%
Asian30.3%
Hispanic293.0%
White42843.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southwest Edgecombe High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade29730.5%
10th Grade23824.4%
11th Grade23123.7%
12th Grade20921.4%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
56.7%
District:
58.2%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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4 reviews for Southwest Edgecombe High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on June 30, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Awesome school with the best teachers who actually care about their students
  • Reviewed by Student on June 30, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i love southwest the teachers here are very student friendly
  • Reviewed by Former Student on October 21, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my high school experience was great. the thing i remember the most was how well everyone got along and how my teammates played as hard for me as i did for them. i love and miss them.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 21, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i thank the school for being very updated. thanks for keeping my child for very leveled.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Southwest Edgecombe High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on EOC and EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Algebra II
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Civics and Economics
  • English I
  • Geometry
  • Physical Science
  • US History
  • Writing
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Percent Tested
School:
34.1%
District:
38.5%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
447.0
District:
443.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
429.0
District:
429.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
411.0
District:
408.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,287.0
District:
1,280.0
State:
1,485.0
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

EOC - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

EOC - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201046.2%58.8%77.9%
200947.7%56.1%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201088.9%90.3%84.9%
200972.6%73.3%72.9%
 
Biology Test
201076.3%74.5%81.2%
200963.1%58.8%71.3%
 
Civics and Economics Test
201072.6%79.0%78.7%
200967.4%68.8%71.3%
 
English I Test
201071.0%72.5%82.8%
200964.8%65.9%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201061.7%70.8%82.3%
200978.6%72.9%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201069.0%69.7%76.4%
200966.5%57.0%62.7%
 
US History Test
201051.4%68.4%81.6%
200935.6%49.2%71.2%
 
Chemistry Test
200977.4%59.1%77.7%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201045.7%56.3%70.4%
200944.1%52.0%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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