Fred T Foard High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,209
College Readiness Index
15.6
Algebra Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,074 Students
  • 64 Teachers

Fred T Foard High
3407 PLATEAU RD
NEWTON, NC 28658

Phone: (704) 462-1496

District: Catawba County Schools

Overview

Fred T Foard High is ranked 47th within North Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Fred T Foard High is 24 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 22 percent. Fred T Foard High is 1 of 7 high schools in the Catawba County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2209
State Rank
#47

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,074
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 22%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 34%
Full-Time Teachers 64

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 86%
Proficient in Algebra N/A
College Readiness Index 15.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 7
Total Students 5,414
Proficient in English (district average) 80%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 70%
College Readiness (district average) 16.5

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