Northern Guilford High School

  • Northern Guilford High School serves 1,367 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Northern Guilford High School operates within the Guilford County s School District.
  • Guilford County s School District's 85% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1367 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,367 students
Northern Guilford High School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % Northern Guilford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Northern Guilford High School Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by Grade Northern Guilford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Northern Guilford High School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Northern Guilford High School American Indian Students (2008-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Northern Guilford High School Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
6%
16%
Northern Guilford High School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
19%
26%
Northern Guilford High School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
71%
50%
Northern Guilford High School White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Northern Guilford High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Northern Guilford High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.46 0.45
Northern Guilford High School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Northern Guilford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Northern Guilford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2014)

District Comparison

  • Guilford County s School District's student population of 73,416 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has increased from 77% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,254 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 33% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,836 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Guilford County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
126
1
Number of Students Managed 73,416 912
Guilford County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 85% 76%
Guilford County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $686 MM $14 MM
Guilford County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $730 MM $14 MM
Guilford County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,254 $15,636
Guilford County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,836 $15,099
Guilford County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • GreensboroNorthern Guilford Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 888 students
    0.3 miles
    616 Simpson-calhoun Road
    GreensboroNC 27455
    (336)605-3342
    0.36-8888
  • GreensboroNorthern Guilford Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 575 students
    2.3 miles
    3801 Nc Highway 150 East
    GreensboroNC 27455
    (336)656-4032
    2.3KG-5575
  • GreensboroJesse Wharton Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 469 students
    3.6 miles
    5813 Lake Brandt Road
    GreensboroNC 27455
    (336)545-3700
    3.6KG-5469
  • GreensboroGuilford Preparatory Academy
    Grades: KG-8 | 261 students
    4.4 miles
    2210 East Cone Blvd
    GreensboroNC 27405
    (336)954-1344
    4.4KG-8261
  • Browns SummitRonald E. Mcnair Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 593 students
    4.7 miles
    4603 Yanceyville Road
    Browns SummitNC 27214
    (336)691-5460
    4.7KG-5593

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
April 22, 2017
Police departments on public school campuses have played a major role in reducing violent crime and the speed limit. Unfortunately, they are also fighting an uphill battle against budget cuts.
April 22, 2017
Which states have the most diverse public schools? We analyze our data to find how much diversity truly exists on public school campuses. Learn about the varying levels of school diversity in regions around the nation, as well as the benefits derived from ethnic diversity in schools.
April 21, 2017
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!