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Mount Airy High School

Mount Airy, NC


Mount Airy High School
1011 N South St
Mount Airy, NC  27030
Phone: 336-789-5147
Surry County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 8 out of 10 stars
8

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 502
Type: Regular School  
Mount Airy High School

Mount Airy High School


State Ranking

#157
Statewide High School Ranking: Mount Airy High School is ranked #157 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (70th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Mount Airy High School is a 8-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Surry County, NC. Mount Airy High School has an enrollment of approximately 502 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

86.7
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Mount Airy High School had a Student Growth Score of 86.7. This placed Mount Airy High School in the 75th 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 19.2 59th 17.5
Math 19.8 51st 18.9
Reading 20.4 55th 19.1
Science 20 56th 18.8
Writing 5.3 39th 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 Mount Airy High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 21% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 13% - Level 1
 13% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 54% - Level 4 (Solid)
 54% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 9% - Level 1
 9% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 542
Math 562
Composite Score 1103
SAT Participation Rate 26 %

Mount Airy High had an average SAT score of 1103 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #78 out of 491 NC high schools (84th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Mount Airy High was 26% 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% - Mount Airy High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 88% - Mount Airy 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 - 8%
 Black - 8%
 Hispanic - 15%
 Hispanic - 15%
 Two or More Races - 7%
 Two or More Races - 7%
 White - 69%
 White - 69%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Mount Airy Middle School 7 1.8 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 6-8
Franklin Elementary School 7 1.8 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular PK-5
Jones Elementary School 7 1.9 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 3-5
J Sam Gentry Middle School 8 2.4 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 6-8
Flat Rock Elementary School 9 2.6 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular PK-5
Meadowview Middle School 5 3.0 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 6-8
North Surry High School 3 3.3 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 9-12
White Plains Elementary School 9 5.2 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular PK-5
Westfield Elementary School 5 7.6 miles Pilot Mountain, NC Regular PK-5
Dobson Elementary School 9 10.2 miles Dobson, NC Regular PK-5
Cedar Ridge Elementary School 8 10.2 miles Lowgap, NC Regular PK-5
Surry Early College High School 8 10.4 miles Dobson, NC Regular 9-13
Central Middle School 7 10.4 miles Dobson, NC Regular 6-8
Surry Central High School 3 10.5 miles Dobson, NC Regular 9-12
Rockford Elementary School 9 10.7 miles Dobson, NC Regular PK-5
Pilot Mountain Middle School 9 11.0 miles Pilot Mountain, NC Regular 6-8
East Surry High School 8 11.3 miles Pilot Mountain, NC Regular 9-12
Pilot Mountain Elementary School 9 11.7 miles Pilot Mountain, NC Regular PK-5
Copeland Elementary School 8 12.2 miles Dobson, NC Regular PK-5
Shoals Elementary School 10 13.8 miles Pinnacle, NC Regular PK-5