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West Mecklenburg High School

Charlotte, NC


West Mecklenburg High School
7400 Tuckaseegee Rd
Charlotte, NC  28214
Phone: 980-343-6080
Mecklenburg County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 1 out of 10 stars
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Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,509
Type: Regular School  
West Mecklenburg High School

West Mecklenburg High School


Metro Area Ranking

#100
Metro Area High School Ranking: West Mecklenburg High School is ranked #100 out of 107 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (7th percentile). Cick the link to see all 107 high schools.


State Ranking

#505
Statewide High School Ranking: West Mecklenburg High School is ranked #505 out of 529 of the best high schools in North Carolina (5th percentile). Click the link to see all 529 high schools.


Overall, West Mecklenburg High School is a 1-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Mecklenburg County, NC. West Mecklenburg High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,509 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

60.7
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: West Mecklenburg High School had a Student Growth Score of 60.7. This placed West Mecklenburg High School in the 19th 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 11.9 7th 17.3
Math 15.2 10th 18.8
Reading 14.4 11th 18.9
Science 14.7 13th 18.6
Writing 5.2 37th 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 Mecklenburg High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 30% - Level 1
 30% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 29% - Level 2
 29% - Level 2
 39% - Level 1
 39% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 22% - Level 4 (Solid)
 22% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 50% - Level 1
 50% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 462
Math 447
Composite Score 909
SAT Participation Rate 48 %

West Mecklenburg High had an average SAT score of 909 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #237 out of 478 NC high schools (50th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at West Mecklenburg 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.


Graduation Rate
 70% - West Mecklenburg High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 70% - West Mecklenburg High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

 
 American Indian - N/A
 
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 6%
 Asian - 6%
 Black - 62%
 Black - 62%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 6%
 White - 6%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Tuckaseegee Elementary School 2 0.6 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Allenbrook Elementary School 1 2.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-5
Westerly Hills Academy 2 2.5 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-8
Harding University High School 1 2.9 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 9-12
Paw Creek Elementary School 3 3.0 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-5
Thomasboro Academy 1 3.1 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-8
Berryhill School 4 3.2 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-8
Whitewater Middle School 3 3.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 6-8
Whitewater Academy 3 3.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-5
Phillip O Berry Academy of Technology 6 3.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 9-12
Ashley Park PreK-8 School 2 3.6 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-8
Coulwood Middle School 4 3.9 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 6-8
Reid Park Academy 2 3.9 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-8
Barringer Academic Center 9 4.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Mountain Island Elementary School 4 4.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-8
River Oaks Academy 5 4.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-5
Oakdale Elementary School 2 4.8 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Bruns Academy 1 5.0 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-8
Belmont Middle School 9 5.1 miles Belmont, NC Regular 6-8
Catawba Heights Elementary School 7 5.1 miles Belmont, NC Regular PK-5






 




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