Southern Guilford High School

Southern Guilford High School serves 1,127 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Southern 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 1127 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,127 students
Southern Guilford High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Southern Guilford High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Southern Guilford High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Southern Guilford High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
2%
Southern Guilford High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
13%
Southern Guilford High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
45%
27%
Southern Guilford High School Black (1988-2012)
White
30%
52%
Southern Guilford High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Southern Guilford High School Sch Ethnicity Southern 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.
0.69 0.89
Southern Guilford High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
51%
45%
Southern Guilford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
9%
8%
Southern Guilford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

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 1,206
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 n/a
Guilford County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $768 MM n/a
Guilford County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,224 $0
Guilford County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $0
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 Haynes- Inman Education Center (4.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Haynes- Inman Education Center (4.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southern Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greensboro Southern Elementary School
    5720 Drake Rd
    Greensboro , NC , 27406
    (336)674-4325
    0.1  mi  |  346  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greensboro Sumner Elementary School
    1915 Harris Dr
    Greensboro , NC , 27406
    (336)316-5888
    2.9  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Jamestown Haynes- Inman Education Center
    Special Education School
    200 Haynes Rd
    Jamestown , NC , 27282
    (336)881-7170
    Special Education School
    4.2  mi  |  113  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Greensboro Allen Middle School
    1108 Glendale Dr
    Greensboro , NC , 27406
    (336)294-7325
    4.6  mi  |  700  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Jamestown Millis Road Elementary School
    4310 Millis Rd
    Jamestown , NC , 27282
    (336)819-2125
    4.6  mi  |  519  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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