Northwestern High School

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6/10
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Reviews
19
Grades
9-12
Students
1,689
Type
Public
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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More

Academics
6/10
Test scores
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Test scores at this school are about the same as the state average, though still below the top-performing schools in the state. Because test scores in some states are so low, many students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
Biology 1/Applied Biology 2
86%
State avg: 76%
US History and Government
76%
State avg: 71%
English
73%
State avg: 79%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
31%
State avg: 13%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
33%
State avg: 58%
SAT/ACT participation rate
24%
State avg: 44%
Equity
Environment
Students
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White
51%
Black
39%
Hispanic
5%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
20 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
303 :1
State avg: 434 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
97%
State avg: 88%
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19 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
5 6
4 2
3 0
2 1
1 4
Neighborhood
2503 West Main St
Rock Hill, SC 29732
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