Southwest Guilford High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4364 Barrow Road
High Point, NC 27265
Phone
(336) 819-2970
District
GUILFORD COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
GUILFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1588
Classroom Teachers
88

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

4

(10 is best)

Better than 39.2% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Southwest Guilford High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 31 38
Proficiency in Reading 46 50
Proficiency in Math 15 26

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.11
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.58
AVG FOR STATE 15.46
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 415 26.1%
Grade 10 403 25.4%
Grade 11 411 25.9%
Grade 12 359 22.6%
Total 1588 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.7% 32.6% 49.9%
Black 33.6% 42.7% 26.3%
Hispanic 11.4% 17.2% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.0% 7.0% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.4% 64.9% 56.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.7% 61.7% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 3.2% 3.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 523,582 10,383,620
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 796.1 210
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.6% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.9% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 14.5% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 202,731 3,918,597
Single Parent Households With Children 12.9% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.1% 87.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.3% 30.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.7% 9.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.2% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.7% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.5% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.1% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 12.4% 12.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,957 $435,212,463 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $593 $43,323,987 5.4%
Staff $383 $27,981,597 3.5%
General Administration $70 $5,114,130 0.6%
School Administration $527 $38,502,093 4.8%
Operation $735 $53,698,365 6.6%
Transportation $527 $38,502,093 4.8%
Other $310 $22,648,290 2.8%
Total Support $3,146 $229,843,614 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,975 $144,291,525 17.8%
Total Expenditures $11,078 $809,347,602 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $8,769,617,826 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $490 $761,365,230 4.8%
Staff $311 $482,897,130 3.1%
General Administration $139 $215,714,020 1.4%
School Administration $540 $838,895,218 5.3%
Operation $722 $1,121,679,749 7.1%
Transportation $371 $576,159,820 3.6%
Other $300 $465,716,669 2.9%
Total Support $2,872 $4,462,514,818 28.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,660 $2,579,333,401 16.3%
Total Expenditures $10,177 $15,811,614,905 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%