Northern Guilford High School

7101 Spencerdixon Rd,

Greensboro, NC, 27455-

Tel: (336)643-8449
Grades: 9-12

1,308 students

Northern Guilford High School serves 1,308 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Northern Guilford High School operates within the Guilford County s School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1308 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,308 students
Northern Guilford High School Total Students (2008-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Northern Guilford High School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Northern Guilford High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Northern Guilford High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Northern Guilford High School Asian (2008-2012)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Northern Guilford High School Hispanic (2008-2012)
Black
19%
27%
Northern Guilford High School Black (2008-2012)
White
72%
52%
Northern Guilford High School White (2008-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Northern Guilford High School Sch Ethnicity Northern Guilford High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.45 0.64
Northern Guilford High School Diversity Score (2008-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
45%
Northern Guilford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
8%
Northern Guilford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 78,021 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Guilford County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
121
4
Number of Students Managed 78,021 1,593
Guilford County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 74%
Guilford County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $746 MM $19 MM
Guilford County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $768 MM $18 MM
Guilford County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,224 $11,105
Guilford County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $10,880
Guilford County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Scale School (5.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Northern Guilford Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is N Guilford Elementary School (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greensboro Northern Guilford Middle School
    616 Simpsoncalhoun
    Greensboro , NC , 27455
    (336)605-3342
    0.3  mi  |  931  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Greensboro N Guilford Elementary School
    3801 Nc 150 Hwy East
    Greensboro , NC , 27455
    (336)656-4032
    2.3  mi  |  862  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Greensboro Jesse Wharton Elementary School
    5813 Lake Brandt Rd
    Greensboro , NC , 27455
    (336)545-3700
    3.6  mi  |  767  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Greensboro Guilford Charter
    Charter School
    4705 North Church St
    Greensboro , NC , 27405
    (336)954-1344
    Charter School
    4.4  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Greensboro Ronald E. Mcnair Elementary School
    4603 Yanceyville Rd
    Greensboro , NC , 27405
    (919)807-3300
    4.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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