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Surry Central High School

Dobson, NC


Surry Central High School
716 South Main Street
Dobson, NC  27017
Phone: 336-386-8842
Surry County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 3 out of 10 stars
3

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 779
Type: Regular School  
Surry Central High School

Surry Central High School


State Ranking

#376
Statewide High School Ranking: Surry Central High School is ranked #376 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (27th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Surry Central High School is a 3-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Surry County, NC. Surry Central High School has an enrollment of approximately 779 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

81.1
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Surry Central High School had a Student Growth Score of 81.1. This placed Surry Central High School in the 63rd 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 15.4 30th 17.5
Math 17.7 31st 18.9
Reading 17.3 30th 19.1
Science 17.9 37th 18.8
Writing 4.9 30th 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 Surry Central High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 25% - Level 1
 25% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 24% - Level 1
 24% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 582
Math 554
Composite Score 1136
SAT Participation Rate 16 %

Surry Central High had an average SAT score of 1136 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #50 out of 491 NC high schools (90th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Surry Central High was 16% 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
 93% - Surry Central High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 93% - Surry Central 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 - N/A
 
 Black - N/A
 Hispanic - 36%
 Hispanic - 36%
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 White - 62%
 White - 62%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Surry Early College High School 8 0.3 miles Dobson, NC Regular 9-13
Dobson Elementary School 9 1.1 miles Dobson, NC Regular PK-5
Rockford Elementary School 9 1.4 miles Dobson, NC Regular PK-5
Central Middle School 7 1.5 miles Dobson, NC Regular 6-8
Copeland Elementary School 8 4.7 miles Dobson, NC Regular PK-5
White Plains Elementary School 9 5.3 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular PK-5
Mountain Park Elementary School 6 7.6 miles State Road, NC Regular PK-5
Meadowview Middle School 5 7.7 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 6-8
J Sam Gentry Middle School 8 8.8 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 6-8
Franklin Elementary School 7 8.8 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular PK-5
North Surry High School 3 8.8 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 9-12
Cedar Ridge Elementary School 8 10.0 miles Lowgap, NC Regular PK-5
Boonville Elementary School 7 10.3 miles Boonville, NC Regular PK-12
Mount Airy Middle School 7 10.5 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 6-8
Mount Airy High School 8 10.5 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 9-12
C B Eller Elementary School 9 12.1 miles Elkin, NC Regular PK-5
Flat Rock Elementary School 9 12.2 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular PK-5
Elkin Elementary School 9 12.2 miles Elkin, NC Regular PK-6
Shoals Elementary School 10 12.2 miles Pinnacle, NC Regular PK-5
Jones Elementary School 7 12.3 miles Mount Airy, NC Regular 3-5