Southern Guilford High School

  • Southern Guilford High School serves 1,128 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Southern 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 1128 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,128 students
Southern Guilford High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Southern Guilford High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Southern Guilford High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Southern Guilford High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.70 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 16:1 16:1
Southern Guilford High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Southern Guilford High School American Indian Students (1992-2012)
Asian
6%
3%
Southern Guilford High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
19%
16%
Southern Guilford High School Black Students (1994-2015)
Black
43%
26%
Southern Guilford High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
29%
50%
Southern Guilford High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Southern Guilford High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Southern 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.
0.70 0.45
Southern Guilford High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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
Southern Guilford High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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
Southern Guilford High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

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

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