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West Forsyth High School

Clemmons, NC


West Forsyth High School
1735 Lewisville-Clemmons
Clemmons, NC  27012
Phone: 336-712-4400
Forsyth County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 8 out of 10 stars
8

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 2,323
Type: Regular School  
West Forsyth High School

West Forsyth High School


Metro Area Ranking

#8
Metro Area High School Ranking: West Forsyth High School is ranked #8 out of 27 of the best high schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (70th percentile). Cick the link to see all 27 high schools.


State Ranking

#116
Statewide High School Ranking: West Forsyth High School is ranked #116 out of 529 of the best high schools in North Carolina (78th percentile). Click the link to see all 529 high schools.


Overall, West Forsyth 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 Forsyth County, NC. West Forsyth High School has an enrollment of approximately 2,323 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

93.5
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: West Forsyth High School had a Student Growth Score of 93.5. This placed West Forsyth High School in the 91st 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 19.4 63rd 17.3
Math 20.6 59th 18.8
Reading 21.1 65th 18.9
Science 20.8 66th 18.6
Writing 6 54th 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 West Forsyth High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 37% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 11% - Level 2
 11% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 52% - Level 4 (Solid)
 52% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 17% - Level 1
 17% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 571
Math 565
Composite Score 1136
SAT Participation Rate 64 %

West Forsyth High had an average SAT score of 1136 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #67 out of 478 NC high schools (86th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at West Forsyth High was 64% 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% - West Forsyth High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 92% - West Forsyth High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 5%
 Asian - 5%
 Black - 14%
 Black - 14%
 Hispanic - 14%
 Hispanic - 14%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 62%
 White - 62%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Southwest Elementary School 10 0.4 miles Clemmons, NC Regular PK-5
Frank Morgan Elementary School 9 2.2 miles Clemmons, NC Regular PK-5
Lewisville Elementary School 10 2.7 miles Lewisville, NC Regular PK-5
Clemmons Elementary School 10 2.8 miles Clemmons, NC Regular PK-5
Meadowlark Elementary School 10 2.9 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Meadowlark Middle School 10 2.9 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Clemmons Middle School 7 3.7 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Ward Elementary School 2 3.7 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
South Fork Elementary School 3 3.9 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Jefferson Elementary School 9 4.8 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Thomas Jefferson Middle School 9 5.3 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Sherwood Forest Elementary School 10 5.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Vienna Elementary School 10 5.4 miles Pfafftown, NC Regular PK-5
Bolton Elementary School 2 5.6 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Mount Tabor High School 7 6.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Moore Magnet Elementary School 3 6.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Whitaker Elementary School 10 6.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Forsyth Middle College 9 6.5 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 11-12
Early College of Forsyth County 10 6.5 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Speas Elementary School 2 6.9 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5