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Northwest School of the Arts

Charlotte, NC


Northwest School of the Arts
1415 Beatties Ford Rd
Charlotte, NC  28216
Phone: 980-343-5500
Mecklenburg County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 9 out of 10 stars
9

Grades Served: 6-12
Enrollment: 1,034
Type: Regular School  
Northwest School of the Arts

Northwest School of the Arts


Metro Area Ranking

#30
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: Northwest School of the Arts is ranked #30 of 133 of the best middle schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (77th percentile). Cick the link to see all 133 middle schools.


#29
Metro Area High School Ranking: Northwest School of the Arts is ranked #29 out of 108 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (73rd percentile). Cick the link to see all 108 high schools.


State Ranking

#104
Statewide Middle School Ranking: Northwest School of the Arts is ranked #104 out of 703 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (85th percentile). Click the link to see all 703 middle schools.


#92
Statewide High School Ranking: Northwest School of the Arts is ranked #92 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (82nd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Northwest School of the Arts is a 9-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Mecklenburg County, NC. Northwest School of the Arts has an enrollment of approximately 1,034 students and serves grades 6-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

84.3
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Northwest School of the Arts had a Student Growth Score of 84.3. This placed Northwest School of the Arts in the 70th 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

  North Carolina Math Letter Grade

  North Carolina Reading 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 21.2 75th 17.5
Math 20.2 55th 18.9
Reading 22.8 74th 19.1
Science 20.4 60th 18.8
Writing 6.1 57th 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 Northwest School of the Arts stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Grade Tests

EOG Math Grade 6

 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 14% - Level 1
 14% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 7

 29% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 8

 34% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 6

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 45% - Level 4 (Solid)
 45% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 33% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 5 (Superior)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 5% - Level 2
 5% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 9% - Level 1
 9% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 74% - Level 4 (Solid)
 74% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 7% - Level 2
 7% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 9% - Level 2
 9% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 564
Math 528
Composite Score 1093
SAT Participation Rate 64 %

Northwest School of the Arts had an average SAT score of 1093 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #87 out of 491 NC high schools (82nd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Northwest School of the Arts was 64% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.




 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

 
 American Indian - N/A
 
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 1%
 Asian - 1%
 Black - 54%
 Black - 54%
 Hispanic - 9%
 Hispanic - 9%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 29%
 White - 29%

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

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Type
 
Grades
Served
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Bruns Academy 1 1.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-8
Irwin Academic Center 10 1.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Druid Hills Academy 2 1.8 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-8
First Ward Arts Elementary School 5 2.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Phillip O Berry Academy of Technology 5 2.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 9-12
Thomasboro Academy 1 2.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-8
Ashley Park PreK-8 School 2 2.6 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-8
Statesville Road Elementary School 4 2.8 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Piedmont IB Middle School 10 2.9 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 6-8
Highland Renaissance Academy 2 3.0 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-5
Harding University High School 1 3.0 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 9-12
Highland Mill Montessori Elementary School 10 3.1 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-6
Hawthorne High School 5 3.1 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 9-12
Dilworth Elementary School 10 3.2 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Ranson Middle School 3 3.2 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 6-8






 




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