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Ashe County High School

West Jefferson, NC


Ashe County High School
184 Campus Drive
West Jefferson, NC  28694
Phone: 336-846-2400
Ashe County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 919
Type: Regular School  
Ashe County High School

Ashe County High School


State Ranking

#187
Statewide High School Ranking: Ashe County High School is ranked #187 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (64th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Ashe County High School is a 7-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Ashe County, NC. Ashe County High School has an enrollment of approximately 919 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

57.2
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Ashe County High School had a Student Growth Score of 57.2. This placed Ashe County High School in the 11th 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 17.7 48th 17.5
Math 19.9 52nd 18.9
Reading 19.4 47th 19.1
Science 19.4 51st 18.8
Writing 5.4 41st 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 Ashe County High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 17% - Level 1
 17% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 30% - Level 1
 30% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 549
Math 551
Composite Score 1100
SAT Participation Rate 39 %

Ashe County High had an average SAT score of 1100 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #81 out of 491 NC high schools (84th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Ashe County High was 39% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 88% - Ashe County High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 88% - Ashe County High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 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 - 8%
 Hispanic - 8%
 Two or More Races - 1%
 Two or More Races - 1%
 White - 90%
 White - 90%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Ashe County 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 Ashe County High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Westwood Elementary School 7 2.6 miles West Jefferson, NC Regular K-6
Mountain View Elementary School 7 3.4 miles Jefferson, NC Regular PK-6
Ashe County Middle School 8 5.2 miles Warrensville, NC Regular 7-8
Blue Ridge Elementary School 7 5.6 miles Warrensville, NC Regular K-6
Parkway Elementary School 9 12.1 miles Boone, NC Regular PK-8
Green Valley Elementary School 6 12.3 miles Boone, NC Regular PK-8
Piney Creek Elementary School 8 14.4 miles Piney Creek, NC Regular PK-8
Watauga High School 9 15.4 miles Boone, NC Regular 9-12
Hardin Park Elementary School 9 15.5 miles Boone, NC Regular PK-8
Mabel Elementary School 7 15.6 miles Zionville, NC Regular K-8
Cove Creek Elementary School 9 17.6 miles Vilas, NC Regular PK-8
Millers Creek Elementary School 6 18.3 miles Millers Creek, NC Regular PK-5
West Wilkes High School 5 18.7 miles Millers Creek, NC Regular 9-12
Mount Pleasant Elementary School 6 18.8 miles Ferguson, NC Regular PK-5
Mulberry Elementary School 6 19.8 miles North Wilkesboro, NC Regular PK-5