Northwest Guilford High School



Northwest Guilford High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Guilford High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 564
10 492
11 521
12 457

Northwest Guilford High School is a public high school of the Guilford County School District located in Greensboro, NC. It has 2,034 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northwest Guilford High School is the 25th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 1,507th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.8 to 1.

Total Students: 2,034
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 102.48

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Northwest Guilford High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,078
(53%)
12,192
(50%)
 Female 956
(47%)
12,105
(50%)

Northwest Guilford High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,602
(79%)
9,192
(38%)
 Black 141
(7%)
9,859
(41%)
 Hispanic 118
(6%)
2,718
(11%)
 Asian 101
(5%)
1,461
(6%)
 Two or More 64
(3%)
927
(4%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
114
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
26
(0%)

Northwest Guilford High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,771
(87%)
11,469
(47%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 263
(13%)
12,828
(53%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northwest Guilford High School is ranked 342nd out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest Guilford High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 48.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Northwest Guilford High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2285
2006 2370
2007 2134
2008 2104
2009 1937
2010 1905
2011 1918
2012 1948
2013 2001
2014 1983
2015 2034

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.2
2006 19.4
2007 18.2
2008 18.7
2009 19
2010 18.3
2011 18.9
2012 19.7
2013 20.3
2014 20.4
2015 19.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.056892778993435
2006 0.053164556962025
2007
2008 0.08032319391635
2009 0.09963861641714
2010 0.11181102362205
2011 0.13086548488008
2012 0.12833675564682
2013 0.13643178410795
2014 0.13061018658598
2015 0.12930186823992

Compare Northwest Guilford High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,980.0% 19.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.9%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 2,034 19.8:1  
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