Southern Guilford High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,974
College Readiness Index
18.8
Algebra Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,127 Students
  • 70 Teachers

Southern Guilford High
5700 DRAKE RD
GREENSBORO, NC 27406

Phone: (336) 674-4250

District: Guilford County Schools

Overview

Southern Guilford High is ranked 32nd within North Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Southern Guilford High is 31 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 70 percent. Southern 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 Silver
National Rank
#1974
State Rank
#32

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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 1,127
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 70%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 61%
Full-Time Teachers 70

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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 77%
College Readiness Index 18.8

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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 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

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

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