Northwest Guilford High School

5240 Nw School Rd, Greensboro, NC 27409 | (336) 605-3300
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,937
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,937 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Ralph Kitley
  • Fax: (336) 605-3314
  • Website: schools.gcsnc.com
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 30-JUN-93
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
College Board Number: 341606
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,937
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 101.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 974 (50.3%)
  • Females: 963 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 45 (2.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 148 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 193 (10.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Northwest Guilford High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian100.5%
Black1879.7%
Asian743.8%
Hispanic854.4%
White1,58181.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Northwest Guilford High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade48625.1%
10th Grade51826.7%
11th Grade44523.0%
12th Grade48825.2%
Graduation Information (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
94.5%
District:
79.9%
State:
71.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Northwest Guilford High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 14, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • hi im 82 from northwest and it's a great school and a lot bigger than it used to be

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Northwest Guilford High School performed on average better 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
  • Physics
  • US History
  • Writing
SAT Exam Performance (2010)
Percent Tested
School:
74.8%
District:
63.8%
State:
63.0%
Math Average Score
School:
553.0
District:
499.0
State:
511.0
Critical Reading Average Score
School:
529.0
District:
489.0
State:
497.0
Writing Average Score
School:
522.0
District:
473.0
State:
477.0
Overall Average Score
School:
1,604.0
District:
1,461.0
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
201062.5%70.9%77.9%
200957.7%56.4%67.9%
 
Algebra II Test
201093.2%73.3%84.9%
200988.4%60.6%72.9%
 
English I Test
201094.8%77.9%82.8%
200989.8%69.0%74.3%
 
Geometry Test
201091.9%73.5%82.3%
200987.6%65.9%73.3%
 
Physical Science Test
201087.9%59.3%76.4%
200977.5%43.9%62.7%
 
Biology Test
200992.8%67.0%71.3%
 
Chemistry Test
200994.2%73.7%77.7%
 
Civics and Economics Test
200992.3%67.9%71.3%
 
Physics Test
200986.7%82.8%85.9%
 
US History Test
200986.3%67.4%71.2%
 

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201089.3%70.9%70.4%
200988.5%69.6%71.1%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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