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Grimsley High School

Greensboro, NC


Grimsley High School
801 Westover Terrace
Greensboro, NC  27408
Phone: 336-370-8180
Guilford County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 9 out of 10 stars
9

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,691
Type: Regular School  
Grimsley High School

Grimsley High School


Metro Area Ranking

#11
Metro Area High School Ranking: Grimsley High School is ranked #11 out of 42 of the best high schools in Greensboro and surrounding areas (74th percentile). Cick the link to see all 42 high schools.


State Ranking

#105
Statewide High School Ranking: Grimsley High School is ranked #105 out of 529 of the best high schools in North Carolina (80th percentile). Click the link to see all 529 high schools.


Overall, Grimsley High School is a 9-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Guilford County, NC. Grimsley High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,691 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

95.5
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Grimsley High School had a Student Growth Score of 95.5. This placed Grimsley High School in the 95th percentile of 2368 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 19.7 65th 17.3
Math 20.9 61st 18.8
Reading 21 64th 18.9
Science 20.2 61st 18.6
Writing 6.2 58th 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 Grimsley High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 33% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 17% - Level 1
 17% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 52% - Level 4 (Solid)
 52% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 26% - Level 5 (Superior)
 26% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 592
Math 594
Composite Score 1186
SAT Participation Rate 62 %

Grimsley High had an average SAT score of 1186 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #32 out of 478 NC high schools (93rd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Grimsley 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% - Grimsley High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 90% - Grimsley High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 3%
 Asian - 3%
 Black - 35%
 Black - 35%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 48%
 White - 48%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Grimsley High School for the 2017-2018 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 2017-2018 school year. Rankings for Grimsley High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Kiser Middle School 7 0.2 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 6-8
Brooks Global Elementary School 10 0.2 miles Greensboro, NC Regular K-5
Irving Park Elementary School 3 0.9 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
UNCG Early/Middle College 7 1.1 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 9-12
John Van Lindley Elementary School 6 1.1 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
GC Middle College High School 5 1.2 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 11-12
Philip J Weaver Ed Center 10 1.4 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 9-12
Sternberger Elementary School 9 1.6 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
General Greene Elementary School 8 1.6 miles Greensboro, NC Regular K-5
Mendenhall Middle School 5 1.9 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 6-8
Aycock Middle School 2 2.0 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 6-8
David D Jones Elementary School 7 2.2 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
James Y Joyner Elementary School 2 2.2 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Clara J Peck Elementary School 2 2.3 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Middle College Hat Bennett 6 2.3 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 9-12
Page High School 8 2.5 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 9-12
Wiley Elementary School 2 2.5 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Jackson Middle School 2 2.6 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 6-8
Ceasar Cone Elementary School 1 2.6 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Washington Elementary School 1 2.6 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5