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North Gaston High School

Dallas, NC


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North Gaston High School
1133 Ratchford Road
Dallas, NC  28034
Phone: 704-922-5285
Gaston County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 3 out of 10 stars
3

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,134
Type: Regular School  
North Gaston High School

North Gaston High School


Metro Area Ranking

#80
Metro Area High School Ranking: North Gaston High School is ranked #80 out of 101 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (21st percentile). Cick the link to see all 101 high schools.


State Ranking

#346
Statewide High School Ranking: North Gaston High School is ranked #346 out of 442 of the best high schools in North Carolina (22nd percentile). Click the link to see all 442 high schools.


Overall, North Gaston High School is a 3-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Gaston County, NC. North Gaston High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,134 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

50.8
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: North Gaston High School had a Student Growth Score of 50.8. This placed North Gaston High School in the 1st percentile of 2376 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All NC Schools
State Average
English 12.7 18th 15.8
Math 16.1 25th 17.6
Reading 15.6 21st 18.3
Science 16.2 27th 18.1

Nearly all North Carolina public and charter school students who are enrolled in grade 11 for the first time are required to take the ACT. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at North Gaston High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 54% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 54% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 9% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 9% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC English 2

 59% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 59% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 22% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 22% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 18% - Level 4 (Solid)
 18% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC Math I

 82% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 82% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 15% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 15% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 < 5% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 517
Math 503
Composite Score 1020
SAT Participation Rate 9 %

North Gaston High had an average SAT score of 1020 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #147 out of 320 NC high schools (54th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at North Gaston High was 9% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 81% - North Gaston High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 81% - North Gaston High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 1%
 Asian - 1%
 Black - 24%
 Black - 24%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 
 Pacific Islander - N/A
 
 Pacific Islander - N/A
 White - 49%
 White - 49%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at North Gaston High School for the 2021-2022 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2021-2022 school year. Rankings for North Gaston High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
W C Friday Middle School 5 0.3 miles Dallas, NC Regular 6-8
Carr Elementary School 4 1.5 miles Dallas, NC Regular PK-5
Costner Elementary School 5 2.9 miles Dallas, NC Regular PK-5
Brookside Elementary School 4 3.2 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
Highland School of Technology 10 3.8 miles Gastonia, NC Regular 9-12
Warlick Academy 1 4.4 miles Gastonia, NC Regular 6-12
Stanley Middle School 8 4.7 miles Stanley, NC Regular 6-8
Kiser Elementary School 4 5.2 miles Stanley, NC Regular 3-5
York Chester Middle School 3 5.5 miles Gastonia, NC Regular 6-8
Gaston Virtual Academy 4 5.6 miles Gastonia, NC Regular K-12
W P Grier Middle School 2 5.7 miles Gastonia, NC Regular 6-8
East Gaston High School 6 5.9 miles Mount Holly, NC Regular 9-12
Bessemer City Central Elementary School 2 5.9 miles Bessemer City, NC Regular 3-5
Pleasant Ridge Elementary School 5 6.0 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
Sherwood Elementary School 2 6.0 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
Holbrook Middle School 4 6.2 miles Lowell, NC Regular 6-8
Lowell Elementary School 6 6.2 miles Lowell, NC Regular K-5
Gardner Park Elementary School 3 6.3 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5
Bessemer City High School 3 6.3 miles Bessemer City, NC Regular 9-12
Lingerfeldt Elementary School 1 6.5 miles Gastonia, NC Regular PK-5






 




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