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North Central High School

Kershaw, SC


North Central High School
3000 Lockhart Road
Kershaw, SC  29067
Phone: 803-432-9858
Kershaw County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 6 out of 10 stars
6

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 467
Type: Regular School  
North Central High School

North Central High School


Metro Area Ranking

#20
Metro Area High School Ranking: North Central High School is ranked #20 out of 38 of the best high schools in Columbia and surrounding areas (47th percentile). Cick the link to see all 38 high schools.


State Ranking

#98
Statewide High School Ranking: North Central High School is ranked #98 out of 222 of the best high schools in South Carolina (56th percentile). Click the link to see all 222 high schools.


Overall, North Central High School is a 6-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis of South Carolina Schools. The school is located in Kershaw County, SC. North Central High School has an enrollment of approximately 467 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.
Graduation Rate
 81% - North Central High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools
 81% - North Central High School
 85% - Median of South Carolina high schools




South 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 SC Schools
State Average
English 16.9 58th 16.6
Math 17.1 39th 17.8
Reading 17.5 48th 18.0
Science 17.7 45th 18.1
Writing 6.2 55th 5.9

The ACT, a college readiness assessment, was given to every South Carolina 11th grader in 2017 with the exception of those eligible for alternate assessments. The ACT scores range from 0 to 36. State averages for ACT data are based on regular public schools and do not include private schools in the state. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at North Central High stack up against those of other high schools in South Carolina.


End-of-Course Tests

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
State Average of
All SC Schools
State Average
English 1 64.8 71.4
Algebra 1 65.5 69.4
Biology 1 73.9 75.3


Average SAT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
Reading 531
Math 499
Composite Score 1030
SAT Participation Rate 33 %

North Central High had an average SAT score of 1030 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #83 out of 216 SC high schools (62nd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of South Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at North Central High was 33% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in South Carolina.


Students

Poverty Rate at this School

 69% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)
 69% - This School
 66% - State Median (all schools)

Student Absentee Rate

 6% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 6% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

Teacher Absentee Rate

 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)
 5% - This School
 5% - State Median (all schools)

SCPass data is based on the 2016-2017 school year from the South Carolina Department of Education. If you're looking for the school report card for North Central High School, then we can help. We've distilled much of North Central High School's school report card data for you to see on one page.


Rankings for schools were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
North Central Middle School 6 0.3 miles Kershaw, SC Regular 6-8
Midway Elementary School 1 5.8 miles Cassatt, SC Regular PK-5
Kershaw Elementary School 2 9.2 miles Kershaw, SC Regular PK-5
Baron Dekalb Elementary School 5 9.5 miles Camden, SC Regular PK-5
Mount Pisgah Elementary School 8 9.8 miles Kershaw, SC Regular PK-5
Bethune Elementary School 3 10.6 miles Bethune, SC Regular K-5
Andrew Jackson High School 7 10.8 miles Kershaw, SC Regular 9-12
Andrew Jackson Middle School 4 10.9 miles Kershaw, SC Regular 6-8
Jackson Elementary School 3 11.9 miles Camden, SC Regular PK-5
Camden Middle School 5 12.7 miles Camden, SC Regular 6-8
Camden Elementary of the Creative Arts 7 13.2 miles Camden, SC Regular PK-5
Pine Tree Hill Elementary School 5 13.3 miles Camden, SC Regular PK-5
Camden High School 7 14.1 miles Camden, SC Regular 9-12
Heath Springs Elementary School 5 14.8 miles Heath Springs, SC Regular PK-5
McBee Elementary School 5 15.6 miles McBee, SC Regular PK-6
McBee High School 3 15.7 miles McBee, SC Regular 7-12
Jefferson Elementary School 7 16.7 miles Jefferson, SC Regular PK-5
Lugoff Elementary School 7 17.1 miles Lugoff, SC Regular K-5
Lugoff Elgin Middle School 7 17.8 miles Lugoff, SC Regular 6-8
Lugoff Elgin High School 8 18.0 miles Lugoff, SC Regular 9-12