North Gaston High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
8.5
Algebra Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,104 Students
  • 62 Teachers

North Gaston High
1133 RATCHFORD RD
DALLAS, NC 28034

Phone: (704) 922-5285

District: Gaston County Schools

Overview

At North Gaston High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at North Gaston High is 13 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 25 percent. North Gaston High is 1 of 11 high schools in the Gaston County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 1,104
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 25%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 55%
Full-Time Teachers 62

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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 82%
Proficient in Algebra N/A
College Readiness Index 8.5

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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 Yes

District

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

Total Schools 11
Total Students 9,746
Proficient in English (district average) 73%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 61%
College Readiness (district average) 9.5

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