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Wilkes Central High School

Wilkesboro, NC


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Wilkes Central High School
1179 Moravian Falls Rd
Wilkesboro, NC  28697
Phone: 336-667-5277
Wilkes County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 752
Type: Regular School  
Wilkes Central High School

Wilkes Central High School


State Ranking

#257
Statewide High School Ranking: Wilkes Central High School is ranked #257 out of 442 of the best high schools in North Carolina (42nd percentile). Click the link to see all 442 high schools.


Overall, Wilkes Central High School is a 5-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Wilkes County, NC. Wilkes Central High School has an enrollment of approximately 752 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

69.8
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Wilkes Central High School had a Student Growth Score of 69.8. This placed Wilkes Central High School in the 39th 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 14.5 33rd 15.8
Math 17.1 35th 17.6
Reading 17.4 36th 18.3
Science 17.2 36th 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 Wilkes Central High School stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 53% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 53% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 10% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 10% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC English 2

 46% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 46% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 26% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 26% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC Math I

 55% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 55% - Level 1 & 2 (Not Proficient)
 35% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 35% - Level 3 (At Grade Level)
 10% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)


Graduation Rate
 89% - Wilkes Central High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 89% - Wilkes Central 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 - 11%
 Black - 11%
 Hispanic - 26%
 Hispanic - 26%
 Two or More Races - 8%
 Two or More Races - 8%
 
 Pacific Islander - N/A
 
 Pacific Islander - N/A
 White - 55%
 White - 55%

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

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