Northwest Guilford High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
58.0
Algebra Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,918 Students
  • 101 Teachers

Northwest Guilford High
5240 NW SCHOOL RD
GREENSBORO, NC 27409

Phone: (336) 605-3300

District: Guilford County Schools

Overview

At Northwest Guilford High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Northwest Guilford High is 69 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 19 percent. Northwest Guilford High is 1 of 28 high schools in the Guilford County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 1,918
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 19%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 13%
Full-Time Teachers 101

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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 N/A
Proficient in Algebra 83%
College Readiness Index 58.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 28
Total Students 22,925
Proficient in English (district average) 68%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 63%
College Readiness (district average) 36.0

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Nearby Schools

Northwest Guilford High is 1 of 28 schools in the Guilford County Schools.

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