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
9 525
10 514
11 489
12 420

Northwest Guilford High School is a public high school of the Guilford County School District located in Greensboro, NC. It has 1,948 students in grades 9th through 12th. Northwest Guilford High School is the 28th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 1,608th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,948
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 98.75

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Northwest Guilford High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 988
(51%)
12,064
(51%)
 Female 960
(49%)
11,773
(49%)

Northwest Guilford High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,561
(80%)
9,535
(40%)
 Black 148
(8%)
9,786
(41%)
 Asian 89
(5%)
1,471
(6%)
 Hispanic 85
(4%)
2,061
(9%)
 Two or More 51
(3%)
773
(3%)
 American Indian 12
(1%)
156
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
55
(0%)

Northwest Guilford High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,698
(87%)
12,148
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 175
(9%)
10,222
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(4%)
1,467
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Northwest Guilford High School is ranked 332nd out of 0 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 (12.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 46.3%. 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

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

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

Compare Northwest Guilford High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,970.0% 19.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.8%
 
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Northwest Guilford High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,948 19.7:1  
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Public 09 - 12 1,255 17.2:1 6 miles
The Early College at Guilford
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Public 09 - 12 195 24.3:1 6 miles
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