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Elkin High School

Elkin, NC


Elkin High School
334 Elk Spur St
Elkin, NC  28621
Phone: 336-835-3858
Surry County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 368
Type: Regular School  
Elkin High School

Elkin High School


State Ranking

#166
Statewide High School Ranking: Elkin High School is ranked #166 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (68th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Elkin 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 Surry County, NC. Elkin High School has an enrollment of approximately 368 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

92.5
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Elkin High School had a Student Growth Score of 92.5. This placed Elkin High School in the 88th 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 18.7 55th 17.5
Math 19 44th 18.9
Reading 20.3 54th 19.1
Science 20.1 57th 18.8
Writing 6.6 67th 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 Elkin High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 22% - Level 5 (Superior)
 22% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 60% - Level 4 (Solid)
 60% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 9% - Level 1
 9% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 52% - Level 4 (Solid)
 52% - Level 4 (Solid)
 18% - Level 3
 18% - Level 3
 11% - Level 2
 11% - Level 2
 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 543
Math 499
Composite Score 1042
SAT Participation Rate 19 %

Elkin High had an average SAT score of 1042 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #137 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 Elkin High was 19% 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
 94% - Elkin High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 94% - Elkin 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 - 4%
 Black - 4%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 White - 69%
 White - 69%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Elkin Middle School 9 0.1 miles Elkin, NC Regular 7-8
Elkin Elementary School 9 0.3 miles Elkin, NC Regular PK-6
Jonesville Elementary School 4 1.3 miles Jonesville, NC Regular PK-6
C B Eller Elementary School 9 2.7 miles Elkin, NC Regular PK-5
East Wilkes High School 3 4.0 miles Ronda, NC Regular 9-12
East Wilkes Middle School 6 4.0 miles Ronda, NC Regular 6-8
Ronda-Clingman Elementary School 6 5.0 miles Ronda, NC Regular PK-5
Starmount Middle School 6 6.4 miles Boonville, NC Regular 6-9
Starmount High School 4 6.6 miles Boonville, NC Regular 8-12
Roaring River Elementary School 8 8.4 miles Roaring River, NC Regular PK-5
Boonville Elementary School 7 8.7 miles Boonville, NC Regular PK-12
Mountain Park Elementary School 6 8.8 miles State Road, NC Regular PK-5
Traphill Elementary School 6 11.7 miles Traphill, NC Regular PK-5
Yadkin Early College 8 12.4 miles Yadkinville, NC Regular 9-13
Surry Central High School 3 12.4 miles Dobson, NC Regular 9-12
Central Middle School 7 12.5 miles Dobson, NC Regular 6-8
Surry Early College High School 8 12.6 miles Dobson, NC Regular 9-13
Rockford Elementary School 9 12.7 miles Dobson, NC Regular PK-5
Dobson Elementary School 9 12.7 miles Dobson, NC Regular PK-5
Copeland Elementary School 8 13.3 miles Dobson, NC Regular PK-5