Newton-Conover High

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Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Biology I
44%
State avg: 56%
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.

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4-year high school graduation rate
93%
State avg: 86%
Average SAT score
1445
State avg: 1483
SAT participation rate
53%
State avg: 64%
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2/10
Student progress

Very concerning:

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


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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
51%
Hispanic
20%
Black
17%
Two or more races
6%
Asian
5%
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
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
159 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
84%
State avg: 89%
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13 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
5 4
4 1
3 0
2 2
1 3
Neighborhood
338 West 15th Street
Newton, NC 28658
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