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West Henderson High School

Hendersonville, NC


West Henderson High School
3600 Haywood Road
Hendersonville, NC  28791
Phone: 828-891-6571
Henderson County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 8 out of 10 stars
8

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,076
Type: Regular School  
West Henderson High School

West Henderson High School


Metro Area Ranking

#10
Metro Area High School Ranking: West Henderson High School is ranked #10 out of 24 of the best high schools in Asheville and surrounding areas (58th percentile). Cick the link to see all 24 high schools.


State Ranking

#144
Statewide High School Ranking: West Henderson High School is ranked #144 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (72nd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, West Henderson 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 Henderson County, NC. West Henderson High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,076 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

58.8
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: West Henderson High School had a Student Growth Score of 58.8. This placed West Henderson High School in the 14th 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 19.3 60th 17.5
Math 20 53rd 18.9
Reading 20.6 56th 19.1
Science 20.2 58th 18.8
Writing 5.5 43rd 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 Henderson High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 56% - Level 4 (Solid)
 56% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 45% - Level 4 (Solid)
 45% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 18% - Level 1
 18% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 552
Math 526
Composite Score 1078
SAT Participation Rate 48 %

West Henderson High had an average SAT score of 1078 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #102 out of 491 NC high schools (79th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at West Henderson High was 48% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.




 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 2%
 Asian - 2%
 Black - 2%
 Black - 2%
 Hispanic - 10%
 Hispanic - 10%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 83%
 White - 83%

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

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