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R-S Central High School

Rutherfordton, NC


R-S Central High School
641 Hwy 221 North
Rutherfordton, NC  28139
Phone: 828-287-3304
Rutherford County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 781
Type: Regular School  
R-S Central High School

R-S Central High School


State Ranking

#301
Statewide High School Ranking: R-S Central High School is ranked #301 out of 529 of the best high schools in North Carolina (43rd percentile). Click the link to see all 529 high schools.


Overall, R-S Central 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 Rutherford County, NC. R-S Central High School has an enrollment of approximately 781 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

83.4
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: R-S Central High School had a Student Growth Score of 83.4. This placed R-S Central High School in the 69th 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 16.8 43rd 17.3
Math 17.8 33rd 18.8
Reading 18.3 42nd 18.9
Science 18.2 43rd 18.6
Writing 5.7 48th 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 R-S Central High School stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 18% - Level 1
 18% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 13% - Level 2
 13% - Level 2
 32% - Level 1
 32% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 528
Math 515
Composite Score 1044
SAT Participation Rate 50 %

R-S Central High School had an average SAT score of 1044 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #148 out of 478 NC high schools (69th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at R-S Central High School was 50% 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% - R-S Central High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 86% - R-S Central High School
 87% - 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 - 15%
 Black - 15%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 White - 73%
 White - 73%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
R-S Middle School 6 2.9 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular 6-8
Mt Vernon-Ruth Elementary School 6 3.1 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
Spindale Elementary School 4 3.6 miles Spindale, NC Regular PK-5
Rutherfordton Elementary School 8 4.8 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular PK-5
Pinnacle Elementary School 9 4.9 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular PK-5
Rutherford Early College High School 10 5.6 miles Spindale, NC Regular 9-13
Forest City-Dunbar Elementary School 5 6.4 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
Rutherford Opportunity Center 1 7.9 miles Forest City, NC Regular 6-12
East Rutherford Middle School 5 8.2 miles Bostic, NC Regular 6-8
Harris Elementary School 9 9.1 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
East Rutherford High School 6 9.4 miles Bostic, NC Regular 9-12
Sunshine Elementary School 9 9.4 miles Bostic, NC Regular PK-5
Forrest W Hunt Elementary School 8 9.5 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
Cliffside Elementary School 8 10.5 miles Cliffside, NC Regular K-5
Chase Middle School 6 11.4 miles Forest City, NC Regular 6-8
Ellenboro Elementary School 9 11.8 miles Ellenboro, NC Regular PK-5
Polk Central Elementary School 9 12.0 miles Mill Spring, NC Regular PK-5
Sunny View Elementary School 9 12.4 miles Mill Spring, NC Regular PK-5
Chase High School 6 12.6 miles Forest City, NC Regular 9-12
Polk County Middle School 9 13.7 miles Mill Spring, NC Regular 6-8