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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B minus
  7. Administration
    grade A minus
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Grimsley High School is a highly rated, public school located in Greensboro, NC. It has 1,687 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 18 to 1. According to state test scores, 63% of students are at least proficient in math and 64% in reading.

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Grimsley High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
64%
Percent Proficient - Math
63%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
1260
371 responses
Average ACT
29
178 responses
AP Enrollment
35%

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Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$48,964
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$877
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$156,300
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B minus
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
93%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 43 responses
Poll
91%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 43 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 132 responses
  • Grimsley vs. Page Football Games
    20%
  • Mr. Whirlie
    16%
  • Pep rallies
    14%
  • Senior nights
    11%
  • Open mic night and spirit week.
    10%
  • Spirit Week
    10%
  • Spirit Week
    7%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,687
Free or Reduced Lunch
41%
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 47 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 47 responses
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 47 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$45,517
Teachers in First/Second Year
9.7%
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 65 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 65 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 65 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$11,078 / year
National
$12,239
90%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 71 responses
44%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 71 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 71 responses

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