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Rutherford Early College High School

Spindale, NC


Rutherford Early College High School
286 ICC Loop Road
Spindale, NC  28160
Phone: 828-288-2202
Rutherford County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 9 out of 10 stars
9

Grades Served: 9-13
Enrollment: 170
Type: Regular School  
Rutherford Early College High School

Rutherford Early College High School


State Ranking

#65
Statewide High School Ranking: Rutherford Early College High School is ranked #65 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (87th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Rutherford Early College High School is a 9-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Rutherford County, NC. Rutherford Early College High School has an enrollment of approximately 170 students and serves grades 9-13. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

74.7
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Rutherford Early College High School had a Student Growth Score of 74.7. This placed Rutherford Early College High School in the 49th 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 21.2 75th 17.5
Math 21 63rd 18.9
Reading 23.8 82nd 19.1
Science 21.7 72nd 18.8
Writing 5.9 52nd 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 Rutherford Early College High School stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 24% - Level 3
 24% - Level 3
 29% - Level 2
 29% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 82% - Level 4 (Solid)
 82% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 5% - Level 2
 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 65% - Level 4 (Solid)
 65% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 8% - Level 2
 8% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 584
Math 567
Composite Score 1151
SAT Participation Rate 41 %

Rutherford Early College High School had an average SAT score of 1151 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #40 out of 491 NC high schools (92nd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Rutherford Early College High School was 41% 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 - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Black - N/A
 
 Black - N/A
 
 Hispanic - N/A
 
 Hispanic - N/A
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 White - 87%
 White - 87%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Spindale Elementary School 5 2.0 miles Spindale, NC Regular PK-5
Forest City-Dunbar Elementary School 5 2.1 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
R-S Middle School 5 2.8 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular 6-8
Rutherford Opportunity Center 2 3.0 miles Forest City, NC Regular 6-12
Rutherfordton Elementary School 8 3.5 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular PK-5
Harris Elementary School 8 3.7 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
Forrest W Hunt Elementary School 7 4.1 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
East Rutherford Middle School 4 4.8 miles Bostic, NC Regular 6-8
Cliffside Elementary School 7 5.0 miles Cliffside, NC Regular K-5
Mt Vernon-Ruth Elementary School 7 5.2 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
East Rutherford High School 5 5.2 miles Bostic, NC Regular 9-12
R-S Central High School 4 5.6 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular 9-12
Chase Middle School 6 5.8 miles Forest City, NC Regular 6-8
Chase High School 6 7.0 miles Forest City, NC Regular 9-12
Ellenboro Elementary School 9 8.0 miles Ellenboro, NC Regular PK-5
Sunshine Elementary School 8 9.9 miles Bostic, NC Regular PK-5
Pinnacle Elementary School 10 10.5 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular PK-5
Polk Central Elementary School 9 12.6 miles Mill Spring, NC Regular PK-5
Chesnee Elementary School 7 13.0 miles Chesnee, SC Regular PK-5
Cooley Spgs-Fingerville Elementary School 7 13.3 miles Chesnee, SC Regular PK-5