C-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C-
  2. Diversity
    B
  3. Teachers
    C-
  4. College Prep
    C-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    C
  7. Administration
    C
  8. Sports
    C
  9. Food
    B-
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B
Anson High School is a public school located in Wadesboro, NC. It has 620 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 13 to 1. According to state test scores, 8% of students are at least proficient in math and 17% in reading.
Address
96 Anson High School Road
Wadesboro, NC 28170
Telephone
(704) 694-9301
Website

Anson High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
17%
Percent Proficient - Math
8%
Average Graduation Rate
87%
Average SAT
960
64 responses
Average ACT
18
20 responses
AP Enrollment
20%
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Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
C
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
63%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.8 responses
Poll
50%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.8 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 9 responses
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  • Football Games
    56%
  • There is no traditions here
    22%
  • Track and Field Tournaments
    11%
  • Wrestling Tournaments
    11%
  • Homecoming
    0%
  • Pep rallies
    0%
  • Spirit Week
    0%

Students

Diversity
B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
620
Free or Reduced Lunch
99%
60%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.10 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.10 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.10 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
13:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.9%
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.16 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.16 responses
69%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.16 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$10,344/ year
National
$12,239
40%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.10 responses
30%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.10 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.10 responses
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Anson high school is an average high school compared to other high schools in the surrounding areas, such as Piedmont high school, Sun Valley High, and Porter Ridge. The resources are limited inside the school and for some students it is quite hard to receive resources for college readiness. Also, some teachers were not preparing me for college and before I knew, it was time to apply for colleges and take the SAT. But, there were some pros of attending Anson High school such gaining social skills by interacting with many students. I am also in Youth Career Connect (YCC), where we worked within our career pathways to gain work experience while in high school.There were four career pathways to choose from; Computer IT, Engineering, Biomedical and Advanced Manufacturing. While in YCC, I toured many colleges, worked hands on, and tour many companies in the area and I find that was the best parts of my high school experience.
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I think my school is a great school considering we are in a small town and have limited funds. My high school gave me the opportunity to work with machines that a lot of other high schools, even colleges don't have. I would change the help that the school counselor have provided for me and others. I wished that she could had given us more information before the beginning of our senior year.
I played soccer all throughout my high-school career, other than this year which I chose to do track and field. My two years at Anson high school were good when it came to soccer and Art. Art was my favorite class, she had us learn about different artist and took us on field trips. Mrs. Sikes was one of the best teacher I have ever had. Soccer was a way to get my every day frustrations out in a productive way. I thoroughly enjoyed each aspect of both experiences. I can not speak for the other clubs and associates considering I personally was not apart of them.