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Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School

Hickory, NC


Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School
409 8th Avenue NE
Hickory, NC  28601
Phone: 828-328-6738
Catawba County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 3 out of 10 stars
3

Grades Served: 6-12
Enrollment: 155
Type: Regular School  
Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School

Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School


Metro Area Ranking

#87
Metro Area High School Ranking: Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School is ranked #87 out of 108 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (19th percentile). Cick the link to see all 108 high schools.


State Ranking

#413
Statewide High School Ranking: Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School is ranked #413 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (20th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School is a 3-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Catawba County, NC. Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School has an enrollment of approximately 155 students and serves grades 6-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

75.2
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School had a Student Growth Score of 75.2. This placed Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School in the 50th 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 15.9 34th 17.5
Math 16.7 21st 18.9
Reading 17.1 29th 19.1
Science 16.3 22nd 18.8
Writing 5.2 37th 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 Hickory Career Arts Magnet High School stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 23% - Level 1
 23% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 53% - Level 4 (Solid)
 53% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 13% - Level 1
 13% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 5% - Level 4 (Solid)
 5% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 27% - Level 2
 27% - Level 2
 54% - Level 1
 54% - Level 1


Graduation Rate
 88% - Hickory Career & Arts Magnet High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 88% - Hickory Career & Arts Magnet 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 - 19%
 Black - 19%
 Hispanic - 28%
 Hispanic - 28%
 Two or More Races - 11%
 Two or More Races - 11%
 White - 40%
 White - 40%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Hickory High School 5 0.5 miles Hickory, NC Regular 9-13
Viewmont Elementary School 4 0.8 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-5
Oakwood Elementary School 8 0.8 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-5
Northview Middle School 8 1.7 miles Hickory, NC Regular 6-8
Longview Elementary School 5 2.1 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-5
W M Jenkins Elementary School 8 2.6 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-5
Grandview Middle School 3 2.7 miles Hickory, NC Regular 6-8
Saint Stephens Elementary School 3 3.3 miles Conover, NC Regular K-6
Clyde Campbell Elementary School 7 3.4 miles Hickory, NC Regular K-6
Southwest Elementary School 2 3.9 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-5
Challenger Early College High School 10 3.9 miles Hickory, NC Regular 9-12
Saint Stephens High School 5 4.0 miles Hickory, NC Regular 9-12
Harry M Arndt Middle School 8 4.2 miles Hickory, NC Regular 7-8
Snow Creek Elementary School 8 4.4 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-6
Webb A Murray Elementary School 6 4.6 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-6
Ray Childers Elementary School 8 5.4 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-5
Hildebran Elementary School 5 5.7 miles Hildebran, NC Regular PK-5
Newton-Conover Middle School 6 6.0 miles Conover, NC Regular 6-8
Mountain View Elementary School 8 6.3 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-6
Bethlehem Elementary School 9 6.5 miles Taylorsville, NC Regular PK-5






 




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