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Crest High School

Shelby, NC


Crest High School
800 Old Boiling Springs
Shelby, NC  28152
Phone: 704-476-8331
Cleveland County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,179
Type: Regular School  
Crest High School

Crest High School


State Ranking

#293
Statewide High School Ranking: Crest High School is ranked #293 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (43rd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Crest High School is a 5-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Cleveland County, NC. Crest High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,179 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

50.0
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Crest High School had a Student Growth Score of 50.0. This placed Crest High School in the 1st 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 16.7 40th 17.5
Math 18.7 41st 18.9
Reading 17.9 35th 19.1
Science 18.1 39th 18.8
Writing 4.8 28th 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 Crest High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 31% - Level 1
 31% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 35% - Level 1
 35% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 523
Math 520
Composite Score 1043
SAT Participation Rate 38 %

Crest High had an average SAT score of 1043 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #136 out of 491 NC high schools (72nd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Crest High was 38% 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
 92% - Crest High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 92% - Crest 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 - 26%
 Black - 26%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 65%
 White - 65%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
James Love Elementary School 3 2.8 miles Shelby, NC Regular PK-4
Springmore Elementary School 8 3.0 miles Shelby, NC Regular PK-5
Graham Elementary School 1 3.2 miles Shelby, NC Regular PK-4
Boiling Springs Elementary School 9 3.3 miles Shelby, NC Regular PK-5
Shelby Middle School 4 3.6 miles Shelby, NC Regular 7-8
Turning Point Academy 1 4.0 miles Shelby, NC Regular 6-12
Shelby High School 4 4.3 miles Shelby, NC Regular 9-12
Marion Elementary School 5 5.1 miles Shelby, NC Regular PK-4
Jefferson Elementary School 7 6.0 miles Shelby, NC Regular PK-4
Township Three Elementary School 4 6.0 miles Shelby, NC Regular PK-5
Shelby Intermediate School 6 6.7 miles Shelby, NC Regular 5-6
Cleveland Early College High School 8 7.0 miles Shelby, NC Regular 9-13
Union Elementary School 5 7.9 miles Shelby, NC Regular PK-5
Ellenboro Elementary School 9 10.0 miles Ellenboro, NC Regular PK-5
Grassy Pond Elementary School 6 10.2 miles Gaffney, SC Regular PK-5
Burns High School 5 11.0 miles Lawndale, NC Regular 9-12
Burns Middle School 6 11.2 miles Lawndale, NC Regular 6-8
Bethware Elementary School 8 11.4 miles Kings Mountain, NC Regular PK-4
Limestone/Central Elementary School 4 11.5 miles Gaffney, SC Regular PK-5
Washington Elementary School 8 11.5 miles Shelby, NC Regular PK-5