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New Bern High School

New Bern, NC


New Bern High School
4200 Academic Drive
New Bern, NC  28562
Phone: 252-514-6400
Craven County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 6 out of 10 stars
6

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,656
Type: Regular School  
New Bern High School

New Bern High School


State Ranking

#258
Statewide High School Ranking: New Bern High School is ranked #258 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (50th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, New Bern High School is a 6-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Craven County, NC. New Bern High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,656 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

52.9
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: New Bern High School had a Student Growth Score of 52.9. This placed New Bern High School in the 3rd 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 16.6 39th 17.5
Math 18.6 40th 18.9
Reading 19.1 44th 19.1
Science 18.8 45th 18.8
Writing 5.4 41st 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 New Bern High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 30% - Level 1
 30% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 21% - Level 1
 21% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 27% - Level 1
 27% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 557
Math 553
Composite Score 1111
SAT Participation Rate 36 %

New Bern High had an average SAT score of 1111 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #71 out of 491 NC high schools (86th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at New Bern High was 36% 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
 83% - New Bern High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 83% - New Bern High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 6%
 Asian - 6%
 Black - 33%
 Black - 33%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 51%
 White - 51%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Ben D Quinn Elementary School 6 0.9 miles New Bern, NC Regular PK-5
Craven Early College High School 9 1.0 miles New Bern, NC Regular 9-13
H J MacDonald Middle School 8 1.5 miles New Bern, NC Regular 6-8
Trent Park Elementary School 6 2.1 miles New Bern, NC Regular K-5
Albert H Bangert Elementary School 9 2.1 miles New Bern, NC Regular K-5
Grover C Fields Middle School 8 2.6 miles New Bern, NC Regular 6-8
J T Barber Elementary School 2 3.2 miles New Bern, NC Regular PK-5
Oaks Road Elementary School 2 3.4 miles New Bern, NC Regular K-5
Bridgeton Elementary School 6 5.6 miles New Bern, NC Regular PK-5
Brinson Memorial Elementary School 4 5.9 miles New Bern, NC Regular K-5
Creekside Elementary School 10 7.3 miles New Bern, NC Regular K-5
West Craven Middle School 4 8.3 miles New Bern, NC Regular 6-8
Pollocksville Elementary School 7 9.1 miles Pollocksville, NC Regular PK-6
West Craven High School 4 9.6 miles Vanceboro, NC Regular 9-12
Jones Senior High School 3 13.2 miles Trenton, NC Regular 9-12
Jones Middle School 6 13.3 miles Trenton, NC Regular 7-8
Trenton Elementary School 7 13.4 miles Trenton, NC Regular PK-6
James W Smith Elementary School 4 14.3 miles Cove City, NC Regular PK-5
Vanceboro-Farm Life Elementary School 7 14.4 miles Vanceboro, NC Regular PK-5
Maysville Elementary School 6 15.1 miles Maysville, NC Regular PK-6