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Harnett Central High School

Angier, NC


Harnett Central High School
2911 Harnett Central Rd
Angier, NC  27501
Phone: 919-639-6161
Harnett County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,457
Type: Regular School  
Harnett Central High School

Harnett Central High School


State Ranking

#294
Statewide High School Ranking: Harnett Central High School is ranked #294 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (43rd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Harnett 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 Harnett County, NC. Harnett Central High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,457 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

60.7
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Harnett Central High School had a Student Growth Score of 60.7. This placed Harnett Central High School in the 19th percentile of 2410 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 16.7 40th 17.5
Math 18.3 37th 18.9
Reading 18.2 37th 19.1
Science 18.3 41st 18.8
Writing 5.2 37th 5.6

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 Harnett Central High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 25% - Level 1
 25% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 48% - Level 1
 48% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 519
Math 503
Composite Score 1022
SAT Participation Rate 22 %

Harnett Central High had an average SAT score of 1022 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #153 out of 491 NC high schools (69th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Harnett Central High was 22% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 82% - Harnett Central High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 82% - Harnett 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 - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 22%
 Black - 22%
 Hispanic - 23%
 Hispanic - 23%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 49%
 White - 49%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Harnett Central High School for the 2016-2017 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 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for Harnett Central High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Harnett Central Middle School 4 0.3 miles Angier, NC Regular 6-8
LaFayette Elementary School 9 2.8 miles Fuqua-Varina, NC Regular K-5
Angier Elementary School 3 3.7 miles Angier, NC Regular 3-5
Buies Creek Elementary School 8 4.3 miles Buies Creek, NC Regular K-5
STAR Academy 1 5.1 miles Lillington, NC Regular 6-12
Lillington-Shawtown Elementary School 4 5.8 miles Lillington, NC Regular PK-5
Coats Elementary School 5 7.1 miles Coats, NC Regular PK-5
Fuquay-Varina Middle School 7 8.6 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular 6-8
Lincoln Heights Elementary School 2 8.9 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Coats-Erwin Middle School 4 9.2 miles Dunn, NC Regular 6-8
Willow Springs Elementary School 10 9.4 miles Willow Spring, NC Regular K-5
Fuquay-Varina High School 7 9.4 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular 9-12
Fuquay-Varina Elementary School 7 9.7 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Ballentine Elementary School 8 10.4 miles Fuquay Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Boone Trail Elementary School 5 10.7 miles Lillington, NC Regular PK-5
Triton High School 4 10.8 miles Erwin, NC Regular 9-12
Herbert Akins Rd Elementary School 9 10.9 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Erwin Elementary School 6 11.4 miles Erwin, NC Regular 3-5
Dixon Road Elementary School 9 11.5 miles Willow Spring, NC Regular PK-5
McGee's Crossroads Elementary School 7 11.8 miles Angier, NC Regular PK-5