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6/10
Northwestern High School
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This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in South Carolina. Students here perform about average on state tests, ... More have above average college readiness measures, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

ACADEMICS

6/10

Test scores

Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Worth a deeper look:

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.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and ask the school what it’s doing to accelerate progress for students.


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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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?... More These 5 things will help you start a conversation at your school about helping all students succeed.

ENVIRONMENT

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Student demographics

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White
49%
Black
40%
Hispanic
7%
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
18 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
309 :1
State avg: 371 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
87%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood

2503 West Main Street
Rock Hill, SC 29732
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