Penn-Griffin School For Arts Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
70.2
Algebra Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 570 Students
  • 49 Teachers

Penn-Griffin School For Arts
E WASHINGTON DR
HIGH POINT, NC 27260

Phone: (336) 819-2870

District: Guilford County Schools

Overview

At Penn-Griffin School For Arts, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Penn-Griffin School For Arts is 96 percent. The student body makeup is 35 percent male and 65 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 61 percent. Penn-Griffin School For Arts 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 570
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 61%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 53%
Full-Time Teachers 49

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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 N/A
College Readiness Index 70.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 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

Penn-Griffin School For Arts is 1 of 28 schools in the Guilford County Schools.

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