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High Point Central High School

High Point, NC


High Point Central High School
801 Ferndale Boulevard
High Point, NC  27262
Phone: 336-819-2825
Guilford County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,405
Type: Regular School  
High Point Central High School

High Point Central High School


Metro Area Ranking

#28
Metro Area High School Ranking: High Point Central High School is ranked #28 out of 41 of the best high schools in Greensboro and surrounding areas (32nd percentile). Cick the link to see all 41 high schools.


State Ranking

#301
Statewide High School Ranking: High Point Central High School is ranked #301 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (42nd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, High Point Central High School is a 5-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Guilford County, NC. High Point Central High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,405 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

89.3
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: High Point Central High School had a Student Growth Score of 89.3. This placed High Point Central High School 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

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 16.5 38th 17.5
Math 18.3 37th 18.9
Reading 17.9 35th 19.1
Science 17.7 35th 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 High Point Central High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 45% - Level 1
 45% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 31% - Level 1
 31% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 28% - Level 1
 28% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 525
Math 511
Composite Score 1036
SAT Participation Rate 59 %

High Point Central High had an average SAT score of 1036 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #142 out of 491 NC high schools (71st percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at High Point Central High was 59% 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
 88% - High Point Central High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 88% - High Point Central High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 12%
 Asian - 12%
 Black - 38%
 Black - 38%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 26%
 White - 26%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Ferndale Middle School 3 0.1 miles High Point, NC Regular 6-8
The Academy at Central 4 0.1 miles High Point, NC Regular 9-12
Fairview Elementary School 1 1.0 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Middle College at GTCC 7 1.3 miles High Point, NC Regular 9-13
Penn-Griffin School of the Arts 7 1.5 miles High Point, NC Regular 6-12
Johnson Street Global Studies 2 1.5 miles High Point, NC Regular K-8
Oak Hill Elementary School 3 1.5 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Kirkman Park Elementary School 2 1.5 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Northwood Elementary School 2 1.7 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Parkview Village Elementary School 2 2.3 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Welborn Middle School 1 2.4 miles High Point, NC Regular 6-8
Montlieu Academy of Technology 2 2.4 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
T Wingate Andrews High School 2 2.6 miles High Point, NC Regular 9-12
Triangle Lake Montessori Elementary School 4 2.7 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Oak View Elementary School 2 3.0 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Shadybrook Elementary School 6 3.3 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Union Hill Elementary School 2 4.0 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Allen Jay Middle Preparatory Academy 6 4.0 miles High Point, NC Regular 5-8
Archdale Elementary School 8 4.0 miles Archdale, NC Regular K-5
Allen Jay Elementary School 2 4.1 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5