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Topsail High School

Hampstead, NC


Topsail High School
245 St. Johns Church Road
Hampstead, NC  28443
Phone: 910-270-2755
Pender County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 8 out of 10 stars
8

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,439
Type: Regular School  
Topsail High School

Topsail High School


State Ranking

#138
Statewide High School Ranking: Topsail High School is ranked #138 out of 529 of the best high schools in North Carolina (74th percentile). Click the link to see all 529 high schools.


Overall, Topsail High School is a 8-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Pender County, NC. Topsail High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,439 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

85.2
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Topsail High School had a Student Growth Score of 85.2. This placed Topsail High School in the 73rd 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 19.9 67th 17.3
Math 19.8 51st 18.8
Reading 20.9 63rd 18.9
Science 20 59th 18.6
Writing 5.4 42nd 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 Topsail High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 60% - Level 4 (Solid)
 60% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 19% - Level 1
 19% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 569
Math 557
Composite Score 1126
SAT Participation Rate 44 %

Topsail High had an average SAT score of 1126 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #77 out of 478 NC high schools (84th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Topsail High was 44% 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
 93% - Topsail High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 93% - Topsail High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 1%
 Asian - 1%
 Black - 5%
 Black - 5%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 White - 85%
 White - 85%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Topsail Elementary School 10 0.1 miles Hampstead, NC Regular PK-5
Topsail Middle School 9 0.3 miles Hampstead, NC Regular 6-8
South Topsail Elementary School 9 2.0 miles Hampstead, NC Regular PK-5
North Topsail Elementary School 9 2.8 miles Hampstead, NC Regular PK-5
Rocky Point Elementary School 2 11.4 miles Rocky Point, NC Regular PK-5
Ogden Elementary School 10 11.5 miles Wilmington, NC Regular K-5
Murrayville Elementary School 9 11.8 miles Wilmington, NC Regular K-5
Holly Shelter Middle School 8 12.3 miles Castle Hayne, NC Regular 6-8
Castle Hayne Elementary School 6 12.3 miles Castle Hayne, NC Regular PK-5
Heide Trask High School 1 12.4 miles Rocky Point, NC Regular 9-12
Wilmington Early College High School 9 12.4 miles Castle Hayne, NC Regular 9-13
Emma B Trask Middle School 8 12.7 miles Wilmington, NC Regular 6-8
Emsley A Laney High School 7 12.8 miles Wilmington, NC Regular 9-12
Dr Hubert Eaton Sr Elementary School 10 12.9 miles Wilmington, NC Regular K-5
John J Blair Elementary School 8 13.2 miles Wilmington, NC Regular K-5
M C S Noble Middle School 10 13.2 miles Wilmington, NC Regular 6-8
Cape Fear Elementary School 6 13.4 miles Rocky Point, NC Regular K-5
Cape Fear Middle School 5 13.5 miles Rocky Point, NC Regular 6-8
Wrightsville Beach Elementary School 10 14.2 miles Wrightsville Beach, NC Regular K-5
College Park Elementary School 4 15.1 miles Castle Hayne, NC Regular K-5