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Penn-Griffin School of the Arts

High Point, NC


Penn-Griffin School of the Arts
825 Washington Street
High Point, NC  27260
Phone: 336-819-2870
Guilford County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: 6-12
Enrollment: 589
Type: Regular School  
Penn-Griffin School of the Arts

Penn-Griffin School of the Arts


Metro Area Ranking

#32
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: Penn-Griffin School of the Arts is ranked #32 of 45 of the best middle schools in Greensboro and surrounding areas (29th percentile). Cick the link to see all 45 middle schools.


#3
Metro Area High School Ranking: Penn-Griffin School of the Arts is ranked #3 out of 41 of the best high schools in Greensboro and surrounding areas (93rd percentile). Cick the link to see all 41 high schools.


State Ranking

#476
Statewide Middle School Ranking: Penn-Griffin School of the Arts is ranked #476 out of 703 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (32nd percentile). Click the link to see all 703 middle schools.


#29
Statewide High School Ranking: Penn-Griffin School of the Arts is ranked #29 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (94th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Penn-Griffin School of the Arts is a 7-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Guilford County, NC. Penn-Griffin School of the Arts has an enrollment of approximately 589 students and serves grades 6-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

80.3
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Penn-Griffin School of the Arts had a Student Growth Score of 80.3. This placed Penn-Griffin School of the Arts in the 61st 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 23.7 91st 17.5
Math 22.3 75th 18.9
Reading 25.4 92nd 19.1
Science 22.8 81st 18.8
Writing 7.4 85th 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 Penn-Griffin Schools stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Grade Tests

EOG Math Grade 6

 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 37% - Level 1
 37% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 7

 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 46% - Level 1
 46% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 8

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 22% - Level 4 (Solid)
 22% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 46% - Level 1
 46% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 6

 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 27% - Level 1
 27% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 29% - Level 1
 29% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 9% - Level 2
 9% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 68% - Level 4 (Solid)
 68% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 8% - Level 2
 8% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 67% - Level 4 (Solid)
 67% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 597
Math 548
Composite Score 1145
SAT Participation Rate 100 %

Penn-Griffin Schools had an average SAT score of 1145 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #44 out of 491 NC high schools (91st percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Penn-Griffin Schools was 100% 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 - 3%
 Asian - 3%
 Black - 47%
 Black - 47%
 Hispanic - 23%
 Hispanic - 23%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 White - 21%
 White - 21%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Kirkman Park Elementary School 2 0.8 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Parkview Village Elementary School 2 0.9 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Montlieu Academy of Technology 2 1.2 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Middle College at GTCC 7 1.2 miles High Point, NC Regular 9-13
Fairview Elementary School 1 1.2 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Ferndale Middle School 3 1.4 miles High Point, NC Regular 6-8
Welborn Middle School 1 1.4 miles High Point, NC Regular 6-8
Triangle Lake Montessori Elementary School 4 1.4 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
High Point Central High School 5 1.5 miles High Point, NC Regular 9-12
The Academy at Central 4 1.6 miles High Point, NC Regular 9-12
T Wingate Andrews High School 2 1.6 miles High Point, NC Regular 9-12
Johnson Street Global Studies 2 1.6 miles High Point, NC Regular K-8
Oak Hill Elementary School 3 2.5 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Northwood Elementary School 2 2.5 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Union Hill Elementary School 2 2.6 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Oak View Elementary School 2 2.8 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Allen Jay Elementary School 2 3.1 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Allen Jay Middle Preparatory Academy 6 3.2 miles High Point, NC Regular 5-8
Shadybrook Elementary School 6 3.3 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Archdale Elementary School 8 3.6 miles Archdale, NC Regular K-5