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North Wilkes High School

Hays, NC


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North Wilkes High School
2986 Traphill Rd
Hays, NC  28635
Phone: 336-903-4040
Wilkes County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 625
Type: Regular School  
North Wilkes High School

North Wilkes High School


State Ranking

#306
Statewide High School Ranking: North Wilkes High School is ranked #306 out of 442 of the best high schools in North Carolina (31st percentile). Click the link to see all 442 high schools.


Overall, North Wilkes High School is a 4-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Wilkes County, NC. North Wilkes High School has an enrollment of approximately 625 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

87.2
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: North Wilkes High School had a Student Growth Score of 87.2. This placed North Wilkes High School in the 76th 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 13.7 26th 15.8
Math 16.6 30th 17.6
Reading 16.5 29th 18.3
Science 17 34th 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 Wilkes High School stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 47% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 47% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 7% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 7% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC English 2

 52% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 52% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 27% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 27% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC Math I

 29% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 29% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 42% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 42% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)


Graduation Rate
 87% - North Wilkes High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 87% - North Wilkes High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 2%
 Black - 2%
 Hispanic - 15%
 Hispanic - 15%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 
 Pacific Islander - N/A
 
 Pacific Islander - N/A
 White - 80%
 White - 80%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at North Wilkes 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 Wilkes High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Mountain View Elementary School 6 2.5 miles Hays, NC Regular PK-5
North Wilkes Middle School 7 3.2 miles North Wilkesboro, NC Regular 6-8
Mulberry Elementary School 9 5.5 miles North Wilkesboro, NC Regular PK-5
Traphill Elementary School 6 5.9 miles Traphill, NC Regular PK-5
Roaring River Elementary School 7 7.4 miles Roaring River, NC Regular PK-5
North Wilkesboro Elementary School 6 7.5 miles North Wilkesboro, NC Regular PK-5
East Wilkes Middle School 7 9.6 miles Ronda, NC Regular 6-8
Millers Creek Elementary School 9 9.6 miles Millers Creek, NC Regular PK-5
C C Wright Elementary School 5 10.0 miles North Wilkesboro, NC Regular PK-5
East Wilkes High School 4 10.3 miles Ronda, NC Regular 9-12
Ronda-Clingman Elementary School 9 10.6 miles Ronda, NC Regular PK-5
Wilkesboro Elementary School 8 11.2 miles Wilkesboro, NC Regular PK-5
West Wilkes High School 6 11.2 miles Millers Creek, NC Regular 9-12
West Wilkes Middle School 8 11.4 miles Wilkesboro, NC Regular 6-8
C B Eller Elementary School 9 11.6 miles Elkin, NC Regular PK-5
Wilkes Central High School 5 12.3 miles Wilkesboro, NC Regular 9-12
Elkin High School 9 13.5 miles Elkin, NC Regular 9-12
Elkin Middle School 10 13.5 miles Elkin, NC Regular 7-8
Moravian Falls Elementary School 10 13.6 miles Moravian Falls, NC Regular PK-5
Central Wilkes Middle School 5 13.7 miles Moravian Falls, NC Regular 6-8