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Southern Guilford High School

Greensboro, NC


Southern Guilford High School
5700 Drake Road
Greensboro, NC  27406
Phone: 336-674-4250
Guilford County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,045
Type: Regular School  
Southern Guilford High School

Southern Guilford High School


Metro Area Ranking

#31
Metro Area High School Ranking: Southern Guilford High School is ranked #31 out of 41 of the best high schools in Greensboro and surrounding areas (24th percentile). Cick the link to see all 41 high schools.


State Ranking

#338
Statewide High School Ranking: Southern Guilford High School is ranked #338 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (35th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Southern Guilford 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 Guilford County, NC. Southern Guilford High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,045 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

93.2
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Southern Guilford High School had a Student Growth Score of 93.2. This placed Southern Guilford High School in the 90th 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 16 34th 17.5
Math 18.1 35th 18.9
Reading 17.7 33rd 19.1
Science 17.6 34th 18.8
Writing 5.1 35th 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 Southern Guilford High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 24% - Level 4 (Solid)
 24% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 35% - Level 1
 35% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 29% - Level 1
 29% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 25% - Level 1
 25% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 500
Math 489
Composite Score 990
SAT Participation Rate 38 %

Southern Guilford High had an average SAT score of 990 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #180 out of 491 NC high schools (63rd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Southern Guilford High was 38% 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
 92% - Southern Guilford High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 92% - Southern Guilford High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 10%
 Asian - 10%
 Black - 36%
 Black - 36%
 Hispanic - 27%
 Hispanic - 27%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 22%
 White - 22%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Southern Elementary School 6 0.1 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Southern Guilford Middle School 4 0.3 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 6-8
Sumner Elementary School 2 2.9 miles Greensboro, NC Regular K-5
Jamestown Middle School 6 4.1 miles Jamestown, NC Regular 6-8
Millis Road Elementary School 8 4.5 miles Jamestown, NC Regular PK-5
Lucy Ragsdale High School 5 4.5 miles Jamestown, NC Regular 9-12
Allen Middle School 3 4.7 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 6-8
Cyrus P Frazier Elementary School 2 4.7 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
GTCC Middle College High School 9 4.9 miles Jamestown, NC Regular 9-13
Pleasant Garden Elementary School 6 5.3 miles Pleasant Garden, NC Regular PK-5
Union Hill Elementary School 2 5.3 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Sedgefield Elementary School 4 5.5 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
John R Lawrence Elementary School 5 5.6 miles Archdale, NC Regular K-5
Jamestown Elementary School 6 5.6 miles Jamestown, NC Regular PK-5
Allen Jay Elementary School 2 5.7 miles High Point, NC Regular PK-5
Pilot Elementary School 5 5.7 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Archer Elementary School 5 5.8 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Ben L. Smith High School 1 5.9 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 9-12
The Academy at Smith 8 6.1 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 9-12
Allen Jay Middle Preparatory Academy 6 6.2 miles High Point, NC Regular 5-8