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South Columbus High School

Tabor City, NC


South Columbus High School
40 Stallion Drive
Tabor City, NC  28463
Phone: 910-653-4073
Columbus County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 747
Type: Regular School  
South Columbus High School

South Columbus High School


State Ranking

#442
Statewide High School Ranking: South Columbus High School is ranked #442 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (15th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, South Columbus 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 Columbus County, NC. South Columbus High School has an enrollment of approximately 747 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

80.8
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: South Columbus High School had a Student Growth Score of 80.8. This placed South Columbus High School in the 62nd 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 14.8 25th 17.5
Math 17.1 25th 18.9
Reading 15.6 17th 19.1
Science 16.3 22nd 18.8
Writing 4.5 22nd 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 South Columbus High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 22% - Level 1
 22% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 3
 17% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 19% - Level 1
 19% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 37% - Level 1
 37% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 507
Math 513
Composite Score 1020
SAT Participation Rate 43 %

South Columbus High had an average SAT score of 1020 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #155 out of 491 NC high schools (68th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at South Columbus High was 43% 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
 81% - South Columbus High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 81% - South Columbus 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 - 23%
 Black - 23%
 Hispanic - 8%
 Hispanic - 8%
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 White - 68%
 White - 68%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Williams Township School 5 3.6 miles Whiteville, NC Regular PK-8
Tabor City Elementary School 2 3.7 miles Tabor City, NC Regular PK-5
Tabor City Middle School 3 4.4 miles Tabor City, NC Regular 6-8
Loris Elementary School 5 8.9 miles Loris, SC Regular PK-5
Loris High School 2 9.4 miles Loris, SC Regular 9-12
Guideway Elementary School 7 9.9 miles Tabor City, NC Regular PK-5
Chadbourn Middle School 2 9.9 miles Chadbourn, NC Regular 6-8
Nakina Middle School 5 10.2 miles Nakina, NC Regular 6-8
Loris Middle School 4 10.2 miles Loris, SC Regular 6-8
Chadbourn Elementary School 4 10.5 miles Chadbourn, NC Regular PK-5
CCCA - Southeastern Campus 3 11.2 miles Whiteville, NC Regular 9-13
Green Sea Floyds Elementary School 9 11.9 miles Green Sea, SC Regular PK-5
Green Sea Floyds High School 4 11.9 miles Green Sea, SC Regular 6-12
Central Middle School 7 12.2 miles Whiteville, NC Regular 6-8
West Columbus High School 1 12.4 miles Cerro Gordo, NC Regular 9-12
Old Dock Elementary School 8 12.6 miles Whiteville, NC Regular PK-5
Cerro Gordo Elementary School 7 12.6 miles Cerro Gordo, NC Regular PK-8
Daisy Elementary School 4 12.7 miles Loris, SC Regular PK-5
Whiteville High School 4 12.8 miles Whiteville, NC Regular 9-12
Edgewood Elementary School 7 12.9 miles Whiteville, NC Regular 3-5