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Nash Central High School

Rocky Mount, NC


Nash Central High School
4279 Nash Central High Road
Rocky Mount, NC  27804
Phone: 252-451-2860
Nash County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,016
Type: Regular School  
Nash Central High School

Nash Central High School


Metro Area Ranking

#45
Metro Area High School Ranking: Nash Central High School is ranked #45 out of 52 of the best high schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (13th percentile). Cick the link to see all 52 high schools.


State Ranking

#423
Statewide High School Ranking: Nash Central High School is ranked #423 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (18th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Nash Central High School is a 2-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Nash County, NC. Nash Central High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,016 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

53.3
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Nash Central High School had a Student Growth Score of 53.3. This placed Nash Central High School in the 4th 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 14.8 25th 17.5
Math 16.8 22nd 18.9
Reading 16.8 26th 19.1
Science 17 29th 18.8
Writing 5 33rd 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 Nash Central High 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)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 36% - Level 2
 36% - Level 2
 30% - Level 1
 30% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 4 (Solid)
 25% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 27% - Level 2
 27% - Level 2
 37% - Level 1
 37% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 4 (Solid)
 25% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 45% - Level 1
 45% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 516
Math 499
Composite Score 1015
SAT Participation Rate 47 %

Nash Central High had an average SAT score of 1015 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #159 out of 491 NC high schools (68th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Nash Central High was 47% 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
 78% - Nash Central High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 78% - Nash 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 - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 54%
 Black - 54%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 36%
 White - 36%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
NRM Early College High School 9 2.1 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 9-13
Northern Nash High School 2 3.0 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 9-12
Englewood Elementary School 3 3.1 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 3-5
Nash Central Middle School 4 3.4 miles Nashville, NC Regular 6-8
Benvenue Elementary School 2 3.5 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular K-5
Rocky Mount High School 2 3.5 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 9-12
Nashville Elementary School 4 4.0 miles Nashville, NC Regular PK-5
G R Edwards Middle School 3 4.3 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
Williford Elementary School 1 4.7 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular PK-5
Rocky Mount Middle School 1 5.0 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
Tar River Academy 1 5.4 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular K-12
Red Oak Middle School 4 5.7 miles Battleboro, NC Regular 6-8
Coopers Elementary School 5 6.0 miles Elm City, NC Regular PK-5
J W Parker Middle School 1 6.8 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
D S Johnson Elementary School 1 6.8 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 3-5
Baskerville Elementary School 2 7.0 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular K-5
M B Hubbard Elementary School 1 7.0 miles Battleboro, NC Regular K-5
Cedar Grove Elementary School 4 9.4 miles Nashville, NC Regular PK-5
West Edgecombe Middle School 3 9.6 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
Elm City Elementary School 7 10.4 miles Elm City, NC Regular K-5