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Gaston College Preparatory

Gaston, NC


Gaston College Preparatory
320 Pleasant Hill Road
Gaston, NC  27832
Phone: 252-308-6932
Northampton County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 6 out of 10 stars
6

Grades Served: K-12
Enrollment: 1,227
Type: Charter School  
Gaston College Preparatory

Gaston College Preparatory


State Ranking

#916
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Gaston College Preparatory is ranked #916 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (38th percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


#213
Statewide Middle School Ranking: Gaston College Preparatory is ranked #213 out of 703 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (70th percentile). Click the link to see all 703 middle schools.


#197
Statewide High School Ranking: Gaston College Preparatory is ranked #197 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (62nd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Gaston College Preparatory is a 6-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Northampton County, NC and is an independent charter school.

89.4
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Gaston College Preparatory had a Student Growth Score of 89.4. This placed Gaston College Preparatory in the 81st 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

  North Carolina Math Letter Grade

  North Carolina Reading 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 44th 19.1
Science 19.4 51st 18.8
Writing 6.7 70th 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 Gaston College Preparatory stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Grade Tests

EOG Math Grade 3

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 26% - Level 3
 26% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 5% - Level 1
 5% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 33% - Level 2
 33% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 27% - Level 2
 27% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 6

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 35% - Level 2
 35% - Level 2
 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 7

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

EOG Math Grade 8

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 32% - Level 2
 32% - Level 2
 19% - Level 1
 19% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 24% - Level 4 (Solid)
 24% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 35% - Level 2
 35% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 22% - Level 3
 22% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 14% - Level 1
 14% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 22% - Level 4 (Solid)
 22% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 33% - Level 1
 33% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 6

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 23% - Level 3
 23% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 57% - Level 4 (Solid)
 57% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 23% - Level 3
 23% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 9% - Level 1
 9% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 62% - Level 4 (Solid)
 62% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 8% - Level 2
 8% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 18% - Level 3
 18% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 5% - Level 1
 5% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 63% - Level 4 (Solid)
 63% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 3
 20% - Level 3
 13% - Level 2
 13% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 21% - Level 3
 21% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 16% - Level 1
 16% - Level 1


Graduation Rate
 93% - Gaston College Preparatory
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 93% - Gaston College Preparatory
 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 - 78%
 Black - 78%
 Hispanic - 3%
 Hispanic - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 13%
 White - 13%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Gaston Middle School 1 0.7 miles Gaston, NC Regular 5-8
Gaston Elementary School 1 0.7 miles Gaston, NC Regular PK-4
Northampton County High School 1 0.8 miles Gaston, NC Regular 9-12
Roanoke Rapids High School 4 3.2 miles Roanoke Rapids, NC Regular 9-12
Belmont Elementary School 2 3.3 miles Roanoke Rapids, NC Regular PK-5
William L Manning Elementary School 6 3.6 miles Roanoke Rapids, NC Regular PK-5
Chaloner Middle School 5 4.5 miles Roanoke Rapids, NC Regular 6-8
Roanoke Valley Early College 6 5.4 miles Weldon, NC Regular 9-13
Weldon Elementary School 1 6.1 miles Weldon, NC Regular PK-4
Weldon High School 1 6.5 miles Weldon, NC Regular 9-12
William R Davie Middle School 1 7.9 miles Roanoke Rapids, NC Regular 6-8
Everetts Elementary School 1 7.9 miles Roanoke Rapids, NC Regular PK-5
Weldon Middle School 2 9.8 miles Halifax, NC Regular 5-8
Northwest Halifax High School 1 11.5 miles Littleton, NC Regular 9-12
Central Elementary School 4 12.9 miles Jackson, NC Regular PK-4
Aurelian Springs Elementary School 4 13.4 miles Littleton, NC Regular PK-5
Pittman Elementary School 3 17.5 miles Enfield, NC Regular PK-5