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Fred T Foard High School

Newton, NC


Fred T Foard High School
3407 Plateau Road
Newton, NC  28658
Phone: 704-462-1496
Catawba County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 6 out of 10 stars
6

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 985
Type: Regular School  
Fred T Foard High School

Fred T Foard High School


Metro Area Ranking

#53
Metro Area High School Ranking: Fred T Foard High School is ranked #53 out of 108 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (51st percentile). Cick the link to see all 108 high schools.


State Ranking

#249
Statewide High School Ranking: Fred T Foard High School is ranked #249 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (52nd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Fred T Foard 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 Catawba County, NC. Fred T Foard High School has an enrollment of approximately 985 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

59.1
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Fred T Foard High School had a Student Growth Score of 59.1. This placed Fred T Foard High School in the 15th 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 42nd 17.5
Math 19.2 46th 18.9
Reading 18.3 38th 19.1
Science 18.7 44th 18.8
Writing 5.1 35th 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 Fred T Foard High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 18% - Level 1
 18% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 16% - Level 1
 16% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 32% - Level 1
 32% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 556
Math 551
Composite Score 1107
SAT Participation Rate 45 %

Fred T Foard High had an average SAT score of 1107 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #75 out of 491 NC high schools (85th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Fred T Foard High was 45% 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% - Fred T Foard High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 94% - Fred T Foard High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 7%
 Asian - 7%
 Black - 4%
 Black - 4%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 78%
 White - 78%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Jacobs Fork Middle School 8 0.3 miles Newton, NC Regular 7-8
Blackburn Elementary School 6 2.3 miles Newton, NC Regular K-6
Mountain View Elementary School 8 3.2 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-6
Banoak Elementary School 6 3.6 miles Vale, NC Regular K-6
Startown Elementary School 8 5.9 miles Newton, NC Regular PK-6
Southwest Elementary School 2 6.4 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-5
Grandview Middle School 3 6.4 miles Hickory, NC Regular 6-8
Union Elementary School 9 7.0 miles Vale, NC Regular K-5
Longview Elementary School 5 7.3 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-5
Hildebran Elementary School 5 7.4 miles Hildebran, NC Regular PK-5
Challenger Early College High School 10 7.4 miles Hickory, NC Regular 9-12
George Hildebrand Elementary School 7 8.0 miles Connelly Springs, NC Regular PK-5
Oakwood Elementary School 8 8.4 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-5
South Newton Elementary School 5 8.4 miles Newton, NC Regular PK-5
East Burke Middle School 8 8.6 miles Connelly Springs, NC Regular 6-8
Maiden High School 5 8.7 miles Maiden, NC Regular 9-12
Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School 3 8.9 miles Hickory, NC Regular 6-12
Maiden Middle School 6 9.0 miles Maiden, NC Regular 7-8
Lincolnton Middle School 7 9.0 miles Lincolnton, NC Regular 6-8
Newton-Conover High School 4 9.2 miles Newton, NC Regular 9-12






 




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