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Erwin High School

Asheville, NC


Erwin High School
60 Lees Creek Road
Asheville, NC  28806
Phone: 828-232-4251
Buncombe County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 3 out of 10 stars
3

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,271
Type: Regular School  
Erwin High School

Erwin High School


Metro Area Ranking

#22
Metro Area High School Ranking: Erwin High School is ranked #22 out of 24 of the best high schools in Asheville and surrounding areas (8th percentile). Cick the link to see all 24 high schools.


State Ranking

#399
Statewide High School Ranking: Erwin High School is ranked #399 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (23rd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Erwin 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 Buncombe County, NC. Erwin High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,271 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

93.1
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Erwin High School had a Student Growth Score of 93.1. This placed Erwin High School in the 89th 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 15.3 29th 17.5
Math 17.4 28th 18.9
Reading 16.9 27th 19.1
Science 17.1 30th 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 Erwin High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 21% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 27% - Level 2
 27% - Level 2
 24% - Level 1
 24% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 31% - Level 1
 31% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 510
Math 503
Composite Score 1014
SAT Participation Rate 41 %

Erwin High had an average SAT score of 1014 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #160 out of 491 NC high schools (67th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Erwin High 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.


Graduation Rate
 86% - Erwin High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 86% - Erwin 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 - 9%
 Black - 9%
 Hispanic - 25%
 Hispanic - 25%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 59%
 White - 59%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Erwin Middle School 4 0.2 miles Asheville, NC Regular 7-8
West Buncombe Elementary School 8 0.3 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-4
Eblen Intermediate School 4 0.4 miles Asheville, NC Regular 5-6
Johnston Elementary School 1 2.2 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-4
Emma Elementary School 5 2.4 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-4
Woodfin Elementary School 3 2.5 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-5
Nesbitt Discovery Academy 10 2.5 miles Asheville, NC Regular 9-12
Vance Elementary School 9 3.2 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-5
Isaac Dickson Elementary School 8 3.8 miles Asheville, NC Regular PK-5
Claxton Elementary School 7 4.2 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-5
Hall Fletcher Elementary School 8 4.2 miles Asheville, NC Regular PK-5
Asheville Middle School 7 4.4 miles Asheville, NC Regular 6-8
Ira B Jones Elementary School 8 4.4 miles Asheville, NC Regular PK-5
Sand Hill-Venable Elementary School 6 4.6 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-4
Enka Middle School 6 5.1 miles Candler, NC Regular 7-8
Buncombe County Middle College 5 5.1 miles Asheville, NC Regular 11-12
Buncombe County Early College 10 5.2 miles Asheville, NC Regular 9-13
School of Inquiry and Life Sciences 9 5.3 miles Asheville, NC Regular 9-12
Asheville High School 9 5.3 miles Asheville, NC Regular 9-12
Leicester Elementary School 3 5.6 miles Leicester, NC Regular K-4