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Forestview High School

Gastonia, NC


Forestview High School
5545 Union Road
Gastonia, NC  28056
Phone: 704-861-2625
Gaston County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,162
Type: Regular School  
Forestview High School

Forestview High School


Metro Area Ranking

#46
Metro Area High School Ranking: Forestview High School is ranked #46 out of 108 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (57th percentile). Cick the link to see all 108 high schools.


State Ranking

#205
Statewide High School Ranking: Forestview High School is ranked #205 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (60th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Forestview 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 Gaston County, NC. Forestview High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,162 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

93.2
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Forestview High School had a Student Growth Score of 93.2. This placed Forestview High School in the 90th 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 18.1 51st 17.5
Math 18.9 43rd 18.9
Reading 19.9 51st 19.1
Science 19.3 50th 18.8
Writing 5.6 46th 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 Forestview High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 10% - Level 2
 10% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 14% - Level 1
 14% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 30% - Level 1
 30% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 539
Math 536
Composite Score 1075
SAT Participation Rate 50 %

Forestview High had an average SAT score of 1075 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #105 out of 491 NC high schools (79th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Forestview High was 50% 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% - Forestview High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 92% - Forestview High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 1%
 Asian - 1%
 Black - 20%
 Black - 20%
 Hispanic - 10%
 Hispanic - 10%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 64%
 White - 64%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
W A Bess Elementary School 9 0.2 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
Robinson Elementary School 6 2.6 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
New Hope Elementary School 9 3.3 miles Gastonia, NC Regular K-5
Cramerton Middle School 9 3.8 miles Cramerton, NC Regular 6-8
Ashbrook High School 3 4.1 miles Gastonia, NC Regular 9-12
Oakridge Elementary School 10 4.5 miles Clover, SC Regular PK-5
Oakridge Middle School 10 4.5 miles Clover, SC Regular 6-8
Gardner Park Elementary School 4 4.6 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
Sherwood Elementary School 3 4.6 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
H H Beam Elementary School 1 4.7 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
Grier Middle School 5 5.0 miles Gastonia, NC Regular 6-8
Lingerfeldt Elementary School 2 5.1 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
Southwest Middle School 3 5.3 miles Gastonia, NC Regular 6-8
Hunter Huss High School 1 5.6 miles Gastonia, NC Regular 9-12
McAdenville Elementary School 5 5.7 miles McAdenville, NC Regular K-5
Griggs Road Elementary School 10 5.7 miles Clover, SC Regular PK-5
Stuart W Cramer High School 6 5.8 miles Belmont, NC Regular 9-12
Holbrook Middle School 6 5.9 miles Lowell, NC Regular 6-8
York Chester Middle School 2 5.9 miles Gastonia, NC Regular 6-8
South Point High School 7 5.9 miles Belmont, NC Regular 9-12






 




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