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Walter M Williams High School

Burlington, NC


Walter M Williams High School
1307 S Church Street
Burlington, NC  27215
Phone: 336-570-6161
Alamance County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,135
Type: Regular School  
Walter M Williams High School

Walter M Williams High School


State Ranking

#319
Statewide High School Ranking: Walter M Williams High School is ranked #319 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (38th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Walter M Williams High School is a 4-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Alamance County, NC. Walter M Williams High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,135 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

96.0
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Walter M Williams High School had a Student Growth Score of 96.0. This placed Walter M Williams High School in the 95th 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 15.8 33rd 17.5
Math 18.4 38th 18.9
Reading 17.8 34th 19.1
Science 18.2 40th 18.8
Writing 5.3 39th 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 Walter M Williams High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 28% - Level 1
 28% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 524
Math 520
Composite Score 1044
SAT Participation Rate 62 %

Walter M Williams High had an average SAT score of 1044 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #135 out of 491 NC high schools (73rd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Walter M Williams High was 62% 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
 90% - Walter M Williams High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 90% - Walter M Williams High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 2%
 Asian - 2%
 Black - 35%
 Black - 35%
 Hispanic - 24%
 Hispanic - 24%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 34%
 White - 34%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Turrentine Middle School 3 0.5 miles Burlington, NC Regular 6-8
Grove Park Elementary School 3 0.7 miles Burlington, NC Regular PK-5
Hillcrest Elementary School 1 1.2 miles Burlington, NC Regular PK-5
Marvin B Smith Elementary School 10 1.6 miles Burlington, NC Regular PK-5
Harvey R Newlin Elementary School 1 2.2 miles Burlington, NC Regular PK-5
Elon Elementary School 5 2.7 miles Elon, NC Regular PK-5
Eastlawn Elementary School 2 2.8 miles Burlington, NC Regular PK-5
Broadview Middle School 1 3.1 miles Burlington, NC Regular 6-8
Hugh M Cummings High School 1 3.2 miles Burlington, NC Regular 9-12
Graham Middle School 2 3.7 miles Graham, NC Regular 6-8
Ray Street Academy 1 3.8 miles Graham, NC Regular K-12
R Homer Andrews Elementary School 2 4.0 miles Burlington, NC Regular PK-5
Graham High School 2 4.1 miles Graham, NC Regular 9-12
Highland Elementary School 7 4.1 miles Burlington, NC Regular K-5
South Graham Elementary School 1 4.2 miles Graham, NC Regular PK-5
North Graham Elementary School 2 4.3 miles Graham, NC Regular PK-5
Edwin M Holt Elementary School 8 5.1 miles Burlington, NC Regular K-5
Western Alamance High School 6 5.1 miles Elon, NC Regular 9-12
Gibsonville Elementary School 5 5.1 miles Gibsonville, NC Regular PK-5
Haw River Elementary School 1 5.3 miles Haw River, NC Regular PK-5