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Newton-Conover High School

Newton, NC


Newton-Conover High School
338 W 15th Street
Newton, NC  28658
Phone: 828-465-5920
Catawba County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 712
Type: Regular School  
Newton-Conover High School

Newton-Conover High School


Metro Area Ranking

#56
Metro Area High School Ranking: Newton-Conover High School is ranked #56 out of 107 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (48th percentile). Cick the link to see all 107 high schools.


State Ranking

#274
Statewide High School Ranking: Newton-Conover High School is ranked #274 out of 529 of the best high schools in North Carolina (48th percentile). Click the link to see all 529 high schools.


Overall, Newton-Conover High School is a 5-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Catawba County, NC. Newton-Conover High School has an enrollment of approximately 712 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

81.8
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Newton-Conover High School had a Student Growth Score of 81.8. This placed Newton-Conover High School in the 66th 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 16.5 41st 17.3
Math 18.2 37th 18.8
Reading 19.3 50th 18.9
Science 19 50th 18.6
Writing 4.9 31st 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 Newton-Conover High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 4 (Solid)
 25% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 34% - Level 1
 34% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 28% - Level 1
 28% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 37% - Level 1
 37% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 531
Math 523
Composite Score 1054
SAT Participation Rate 36 %

Newton-Conover High had an average SAT score of 1054 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #140 out of 478 NC high schools (71st percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Newton-Conover High was 36% 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
 94% - Newton-Conover High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 94% - Newton-Conover High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 6%
 Asian - 6%
 Black - 13%
 Black - 13%
 Hispanic - 30%
 Hispanic - 30%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 White - 44%
 White - 44%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Newton-Conover Health Science High School 10 0.2 miles Newton, NC Regular 9-12
Thornton Elementary School 4 0.7 miles Newton, NC Regular PK-5
South Newton Elementary School 4 1.7 miles Newton, NC Regular PK-5
Shuford Elementary School 10 3.2 miles Conover, NC Regular PK-5
Newton-Conover Middle School 5 3.6 miles Conover, NC Regular 6-8
Startown Elementary School 8 3.7 miles Newton, NC Regular PK-6
Challenger Early College High School 10 3.8 miles Hickory, NC Regular 9-12
Webb A Murray Elementary School 5 4.5 miles Hickory, NC Regular PK-6
Saint Stephens Elementary School 3 4.6 miles Conover, NC Regular PK-6
Lyle Creek Elementary School 4 5.1 miles Conover, NC Regular PK-6
Claremont Elementary School 5 5.4 miles Claremont, NC Regular PK-6
Grandview Middle School 5 6.2 miles Hickory, NC Regular 6-8
Balls Creek Elementary School 8 6.4 miles Newton, NC Regular PK-6
Maiden Middle School 7 6.8 miles Maiden, NC Regular 7-8
Maiden High School 6 6.9 miles Maiden, NC Regular 9-12
Maiden Elementary School 4 7.0 miles Maiden, NC Regular K-6
Saint Stephens High School 5 7.1 miles Hickory, NC Regular 9-12
Harry M Arndt Middle School 8 7.1 miles Hickory, NC Regular 7-8
Charles H Tuttle Elementary School 6 7.3 miles Maiden, NC Regular K-6
Blackburn Elementary School 6 7.4 miles Newton, NC Regular K-6