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North Forsyth High School

Winston Salem, NC


North Forsyth High School
5705 Shattalon Drive
Winston Salem, NC  27105
Phone: 336-661-4880
Forsyth County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,074
Type: Regular School  
North Forsyth High School

North Forsyth High School


Metro Area Ranking

#23
Metro Area High School Ranking: North Forsyth High School is ranked #23 out of 26 of the best high schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (12th percentile). Cick the link to see all 26 high schools.


State Ranking

#469
Statewide High School Ranking: North Forsyth High School is ranked #469 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (9th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, North Forsyth 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 Forsyth County, NC. North Forsyth High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,074 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

65.4
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: North Forsyth High School had a Student Growth Score of 65.4. This placed North Forsyth High School in the 29th 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 13.4 15th 17.5
Math 16.3 17th 18.9
Reading 15.2 14th 19.1
Science 15.8 18th 18.8
Writing 4.8 28th 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 North Forsyth 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)
 24% - Level 4 (Solid)
 24% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 29% - Level 2
 29% - Level 2
 34% - Level 1
 34% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 29% - Level 2
 29% - Level 2
 35% - Level 1
 35% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 48% - Level 1
 48% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 487
Math 479
Composite Score 966
SAT Participation Rate 33 %

North Forsyth High had an average SAT score of 966 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #200 out of 491 NC high schools (59th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at North Forsyth 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 North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 79% - North Forsyth High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 79% - North Forsyth 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 - 37%
 Black - 37%
 Hispanic - 38%
 Hispanic - 38%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 20%
 White - 20%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Northwest Middle School 3 1.9 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Gibson Elementary School 1 1.9 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
North Hills Elementary School 1 2.4 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Mineral Springs Middle School 1 2.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Mineral Springs Elementary School 3 2.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Old Town Elementary School 2 2.9 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Speas Elementary School 2 3.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Mount Tabor High School 7 3.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Paisley IB Magnet School 5 4.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-10
Kingswood School 2 4.5 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-12
Thomas Jefferson Middle School 10 4.6 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Ibraham Elementary School 1 4.6 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Ronald W Reagan High School 9 4.6 miles Pfafftown, NC Regular 9-12
Rural Hall Elementary School 3 4.6 miles Rural Hall, NC Regular PK-5
Whitaker Elementary School 10 4.7 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Cook Elementary School 1 4.8 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Sherwood Forest Elementary School 10 5.0 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Carver High School 1 5.0 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Jefferson Elementary School 9 5.0 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
R J Reynolds High School 7 5.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12