This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. have above average college readiness measures, ... More
Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Biology I
61%
State avg: 56%
Math
62%
State avg: 61%
8/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
88%
State avg: 86%
Average SAT score
1617
State avg: 1483
SAT participation rate
74%
State avg: 64%
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5/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.


Parent tip

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

Equity
4/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps? Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
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Students
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White
50%
Black
35%
Hispanic
6%
Asian
5%
Two or more races
3%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
18 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
187 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
91%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
801 Westover Terrace
Greensboro, NC 27408
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Last modified: July 7, 2017
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