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James Kenan High School

Warsaw, NC


James Kenan High School
1241 NC 24 & 50
Warsaw, NC  28398
Phone: 910-293-4218
Duplin County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 3 out of 10 stars
3

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 685
Type: Regular School  
James Kenan High School

James Kenan High School


State Ranking

#407
Statewide High School Ranking: James Kenan High School is ranked #407 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (21st percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, James Kenan High School is a 3-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Duplin County, NC. James Kenan High School has an enrollment of approximately 685 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

88.5
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: James Kenan High School had a Student Growth Score of 88.5. This placed James Kenan High School in the 79th 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 34th 17.5
Math 16.9 23rd 18.9
Reading 16.9 27th 19.1
Science 17.5 33rd 18.8
Writing 4.7 26th 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 James Kenan High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 44% - Level 1
 44% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 37% - Level 1
 37% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 42% - Level 1
 42% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 470
Math 453
Composite Score 923
SAT Participation Rate 27 %

James Kenan High had an average SAT score of 923 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #225 out of 491 NC high schools (54th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at James Kenan High was 27% 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
 74% - James Kenan High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 74% - James Kenan 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 - 36%
 Black - 36%
 Hispanic - 48%
 Hispanic - 48%
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 White - 15%
 White - 15%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at James Kenan 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 James Kenan High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Warsaw Elementary School 1 2.1 miles Warsaw, NC Regular PK-5
Warsaw Middle School 1 3.8 miles Warsaw, NC Regular PK-8
E E Smith Middle School 3 4.3 miles Kenansville, NC Regular PK-8
Duplin Early College High School 8 4.5 miles Kenansville, NC Regular 9-13
Kenansville Elementary School 5 5.1 miles Kenansville, NC Regular K-5
Rose Hill-Magnolia Elementary School 2 9.3 miles Rose Hill, NC Regular PK-5
North Duplin Jr Sr High School 5 10.5 miles Mt. Olive, NC Regular 7-12
North Duplin Elementary School 5 10.7 miles Mt. Olive, NC Regular PK-6
Charity Middle School 3 11.9 miles Rose Hill, NC Regular 6-8
B F Grady Elementary School 2 13.0 miles Albertson, NC Regular PK-8
Hargrove Elementary School 8 13.3 miles Faison, NC Regular PK-5
Union Middle School 5 14.5 miles Clinton, NC Regular 6-8
Carver Elementary School 2 14.9 miles Mount Olive, NC Regular PK-4
Wallace-Rose Hill High School 3 14.9 miles Teachey, NC Regular 9-12
East Duplin High School 3 15.0 miles Beulaville, NC Regular 9-12
Mount Olive Middle School 3 15.1 miles Mount Olive, NC Regular 5-8
Butler Avenue Elementary School 6 15.6 miles Clinton, NC Regular 2-3
Union Elementary School 8 15.8 miles Clinton, NC Regular PK-3
Union Intermediate School 5 16.2 miles Clinton, NC Regular 4-5
Clinton High School 4 16.3 miles Clinton, NC Regular 9-12