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Parkwood High School

Monroe, NC


Parkwood High School
3220 Parkwood School Rd
Monroe, NC  28112
Phone: 704-764-2900
Union County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,132
Type: Regular School  
Parkwood High School

Parkwood High School


Metro Area Ranking

#44
Metro Area High School Ranking: Parkwood High School is ranked #44 out of 108 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (59th percentile). Cick the link to see all 108 high schools.


State Ranking

#198
Statewide High School Ranking: Parkwood High School is ranked #198 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (62nd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Parkwood High School is a 7-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Union County, NC. Parkwood High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,132 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

73.7
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Parkwood High School had a Student Growth Score of 73.7. This placed Parkwood High School in the 47th 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 18.2 52nd 17.5
Math 19 44th 18.9
Reading 19.4 47th 19.1
Science 19.2 49th 18.8
Writing 6.2 59th 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 Parkwood High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 24% - Level 1
 24% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 18% - Level 1
 18% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 17% - Level 1
 17% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 555
Math 535
Composite Score 1090
SAT Participation Rate 38 %

Parkwood High had an average SAT score of 1090 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #90 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 Parkwood High was 38% 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
 91% - Parkwood High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 91% - Parkwood 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 - 12%
 Black - 12%
 Hispanic - 9%
 Hispanic - 9%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 75%
 White - 75%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Parkwood Middle School 8 0.2 miles Monroe, NC Regular 6-8
Prospect Elementary School 4 3.0 miles Monroe, NC Regular K-5
Western Union Elementary School 9 3.8 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular PK-5
Walter Bickett Elementary School 1 5.5 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Waxhaw Elementary School 6 5.9 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular PK-5
Central Academy of Technology 10 6.0 miles Monroe, NC Regular 9-12
South Providence School 1 6.4 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular 6-12
Rocky River Elementary School 8 6.5 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
New Town Elementary School 10 6.8 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular PK-5
Monroe Middle School 3 7.2 miles Monroe, NC Regular 6-8
Wesley Chapel Elementary School 10 7.6 miles Monroe, NC Regular K-5
Monroe High School 3 7.7 miles Monroe, NC Regular 9-12
East Elementary School 2 7.7 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Benton Heights Elementary School 3 7.7 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Cuthbertson High School 10 8.0 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular 9-12
Cuthbertson Middle School 10 8.0 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular 6-8
Kensington Elementary School 10 8.7 miles Waxhaw, NC Regular K-5
Weddington High School 10 8.7 miles Matthews, NC Regular 9-12
Weddington Middle School 10 9.0 miles Matthews, NC Regular 6-8
Union County Early College 10 9.0 miles Monroe, NC Regular 9-13






 




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