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Northwest School of the Arts

Charlotte, NC


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Northwest School of the Arts
1415 Beatties Ford Rd
Charlotte, NC  28216
Phone: 980-343-5500
Mecklenburg County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 9 out of 10 stars
9

Grades Served: 6-12
Enrollment: 1,058
Type: Regular School  
Northwest School of the Arts

Northwest School of the Arts


Metro Area Ranking

#30
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: Northwest School of the Arts is ranked #30 of 164 of the best middle schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (82nd percentile). Cick the link to see all 164 middle schools.


#24
Metro Area High School Ranking: Northwest School of the Arts is ranked #24 out of 101 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (76th percentile). Cick the link to see all 101 high schools.


State Ranking

#107
Statewide Middle School Ranking: Northwest School of the Arts is ranked #107 out of 766 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (86th percentile). Click the link to see all 766 middle schools.


#73
Statewide High School Ranking: Northwest School of the Arts is ranked #73 out of 442 of the best high schools in North Carolina (83rd percentile). Click the link to see all 442 high schools.


Overall, Northwest School of the Arts is a 9-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Mecklenburg County, NC. Northwest School of the Arts has an enrollment of approximately 1,058 students and serves grades 6-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

95.6
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Northwest School of the Arts had a Student Growth Score of 95.6. This placed Northwest School of the Arts in the 93rd 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

  North Carolina Math Letter Grade

  North Carolina Reading 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 20.6 80th 15.8
Math 18.6 50th 17.6
Reading 21.9 73rd 18.3
Science 20 62nd 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 Northwest School of the Arts stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Grade Tests

EOG Math Grade 6

 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 24% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 24% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 51% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 51% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)

EOG Math Grade 7

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 20% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 27% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 27% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)

EOG Math Grade 8

 26% - Level 5 (Superior)
 26% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 21% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 21% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 18% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 18% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)

EOG Reading Grade 6

 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 24% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 24% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 43% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 43% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)

EOG Reading Grade 7

 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 21% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 21% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 33% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 33% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)

EOG Reading Grade 8

 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 24% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 24% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 25% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 25% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)

EOG Science Grade 8

 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 57% - Level 4 (Solid)
 57% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 < 5% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 11% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 11% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)

End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 43% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 43% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 10% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 10% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC English 2

 15% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 15% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 25% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 25% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC Math I

 55% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 55% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 40% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 40% - 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 572
Math 538
Composite Score 1109
SAT Participation Rate 32 %

Northwest School of the Arts had an average SAT score of 1109 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #87 out of 320 NC high schools (73rd percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Northwest School of the Arts was 32% 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
 95% - Northwest School of the Arts
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 95% - Northwest School of the Arts
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 2%
 Asian - 2%
 Black - 45%
 Black - 45%
 Hispanic - 16%
 Hispanic - 16%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 
 Pacific Islander - N/A
 
 Pacific Islander - N/A
 White - 32%
 White - 32%

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

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School
Type
 
Grades
Served
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Walter G. Byers School 2 1.2 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-8
Bruns Avenue Elementary School 1 1.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-5
Irwin Academic Center 10 1.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Druid Hills Academy 1 1.8 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-8
First Ward Creative Arts Academy 6 2.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Phillip O Berry Academy of Technology 4 2.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 9-12
Thomasboro Academy 2 2.4 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-8
Ashley Park PreK-8 School 1 2.6 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-8
Statesville Road Elementary School 1 2.8 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Villa Heights Elementary School 6 2.8 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Piedmont Middle School 10 2.9 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 6-8
Highland Renaissance Academy 3 3.0 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-5
Harding University High School 1 3.0 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 9-12
Highland Mill Montessori Elementary School 10 3.1 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-6
Dilworth Elementary School 10 3.2 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 3-5






 




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