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Southwest Guilford High School

High Point, NC


Southwest Guilford High School
4364 Barrow Road
High Point, NC  27265
Phone: 336-819-2970
Guilford County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,576
Type: Regular School  
Southwest Guilford High School

Southwest Guilford High School


Metro Area Ranking

#16
Metro Area High School Ranking: Southwest Guilford High School is ranked #16 out of 41 of the best high schools in Greensboro and surrounding areas (61st percentile). Cick the link to see all 41 high schools.


State Ranking

#199
Statewide High School Ranking: Southwest Guilford High School is ranked #199 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (62nd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Southwest Guilford 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 Guilford County, NC. Southwest Guilford High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,576 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

87.7
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Southwest Guilford High School had a Student Growth Score of 87.7. This placed Southwest Guilford High School in the 78th 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 50th 17.5
Math 19.4 48th 18.9
Reading 19.4 47th 19.1
Science 19 47th 18.8
Writing 5.7 48th 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 Southwest Guilford High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 19% - Level 5 (Superior)
 19% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 22% - Level 1
 22% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 22% - Level 1
 22% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 536
Math 531
Composite Score 1066
SAT Participation Rate 61 %

Southwest Guilford High had an average SAT score of 1066 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #114 out of 491 NC high schools (77th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Southwest Guilford High was 61% 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
 95% - Southwest Guilford High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 95% - Southwest Guilford High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 10%
 Asian - 10%
 Black - 34%
 Black - 34%
 Hispanic - 10%
 Hispanic - 10%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 42%
 White - 42%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Southwest Elementary School 10 0.6 miles High Point, NC Regular K-5
Southwest Guilford Middle School 7 0.6 miles High Point, NC Regular 6-8
Florence Elementary School 8 2.4 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Oak View Elementary School 2 3.6 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Shadybrook Elementary School 6 3.6 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
T Wingate Andrews High School 2 4.3 miles High Point, NC Regular 9-12
Colfax Elementary School 10 4.4 miles Colfax, NC Regular PK-5
Welborn Middle School 1 4.5 miles High Point, NC Regular 6-8
Jamestown Elementary School 6 4.6 miles Jamestown, NC Regular PK-5
Montlieu Academy of Technology 2 4.8 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Johnson Street Global Studies 2 5.0 miles High Point, NC Regular K-8
Kirkman Park Elementary School 2 5.1 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Western Guilford High School 7 5.1 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 9-12
GTCC Middle College High School 9 5.2 miles Jamestown, NC Regular 9-13
Parkview Village Elementary School 2 5.4 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Northwood Elementary School 2 5.5 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Lucy Ragsdale High School 5 5.5 miles Jamestown, NC Regular 9-12
Guilford Elementary School 6 5.6 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Pilot Elementary School 5 5.6 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Millis Road Elementary School 8 5.6 miles Jamestown, NC Regular PK-5