Penn-Griffin Middle

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Academics
3/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
Math
38%
State avg: 55%
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Reading
50%
State avg: 57%
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Science
68%
State avg: 73%
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10/10
College readiness
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Good news!

This school is far 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.


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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
95%
State avg: 86%
Average SAT score
1559
State avg: 1483
SAT participation rate
95%
State avg: 64%
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7/10
Student progress

A promising sign

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

Strong progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a better job at supporting their academic growth than most other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's continued success.

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Students
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Black
48%
White
29%
Hispanic
15%
Two or more races
5%
Asian
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
13 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
155 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
80%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
825 Washington St
High Point, NC 27260
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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