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Clayton High School

Clayton, NC


Clayton High School
600 S Fayetteville St
Clayton, NC  27520
Phone: 919-553-4064
Johnston County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 6 out of 10 stars
6

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,619
Type: Regular School  
Clayton High School

Clayton High School


Metro Area Ranking

#33
Metro Area High School Ranking: Clayton High School is ranked #33 out of 52 of the best high schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (37th percentile). Cick the link to see all 52 high schools.


State Ranking

#232
Statewide High School Ranking: Clayton High School is ranked #232 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (55th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Clayton High School is a 6-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Johnston County, NC. Clayton High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,619 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

58.5
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Clayton High School had a Student Growth Score of 58.5. This placed Clayton High School in the 14th 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 17.6 47th 17.5
Math 18.5 39th 18.9
Reading 19.2 45th 19.1
Science 19.1 48th 18.8
Writing 5.9 52nd 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 Clayton High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 13% - Level 2
 13% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 1
 23% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 55% - Level 4 (Solid)
 55% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 2
 11% - Level 2
 7% - Level 1
 7% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 545
Math 525
Composite Score 1069
SAT Participation Rate 44 %

Clayton High had an average SAT score of 1069 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #111 out of 491 NC high schools (77th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Clayton High was 44% 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 - 1%
 Asian - 1%
 Black - 22%
 Black - 22%
 Hispanic - 14%
 Hispanic - 14%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 59%
 White - 59%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
West Clayton Elementary School 7 0.5 miles Clayton, NC Regular PK-5
Cooper Elementary School 2 0.9 miles Clayton, NC Regular PK-5
Clayton Middle School 6 1.1 miles Clayton, NC Regular 6-8
East Clayton Elementary School 6 3.6 miles Clayton, NC Regular PK-5
Riverwood Elementary School 9 3.8 miles Clayton, NC Regular PK-5
Riverwood Middle School 9 3.8 miles Clayton, NC Regular 6-8
Powhatan Elementary School 9 4.2 miles Clayton, NC Regular PK-5
Polenta Elementary School 6 5.6 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
Garner High School 5 6.4 miles Garner, NC Regular 9-12
River Dell Elementary School 7 6.5 miles Clayton, NC Regular PK-5
Cleveland Elementary School 9 6.6 miles Clayton, NC Regular PK-5
Archer Lodge Middle School 6 6.7 miles Wendell, NC Regular 6-8
West View Elementary School 7 6.7 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
Cleveland Middle School 9 7.0 miles Garner, NC Regular 6-8
Cleveland High School 7 7.1 miles Clayton, NC Regular 9-12
Barwell Road Elementary School 2 7.4 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
East Garner Middle School 4 7.6 miles Garner, NC Regular 6-8
East Garner Elementary School 3 7.9 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
Lake Myra Elementary School 3 7.9 miles Wendell, NC Regular PK-5
Rand Road Elementary School 9 8.5 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5