Newton-Conover High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,373
College Readiness Index
27.9
Algebra Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 743 Students
  • 53 Teachers

Newton-Conover High
338 WEST 15TH ST
NEWTON, NC 28658

Phone: (828) 465-0920

District: Newton Conover City Schools

Overview

Newton-Conover High is ranked 13th within North Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Newton-Conover High is 33 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 44 percent. Newton-Conover High is 1 of 3 high schools in the Newton Conover City Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1373
State Rank
#13

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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 743
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 44%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 54%
Full-Time Teachers 53

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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 81%
Proficient in Algebra 72%
College Readiness Index 27.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size Suburb
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 3
Total Students 1,027
Proficient in English (district average) 81%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 31.6

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Nearby Schools

Newton-Conover High is 1 of 3 schools in the Newton Conover City Schools.

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