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Porter Ridge High School

Indian Trail, NC


Porter Ridge High School
2839 Ridge Road
Indian Trail, NC  28079
Phone: 704-292-7662
Union County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 8 out of 10 stars
8

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,712
Type: Regular School  
Porter Ridge High School

Porter Ridge High School


Metro Area Ranking

#33
Metro Area High School Ranking: Porter Ridge High School is ranked #33 out of 108 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (69th percentile). Cick the link to see all 108 high schools.


State Ranking

#153
Statewide High School Ranking: Porter Ridge High School is ranked #153 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (70th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Porter Ridge High School is a 8-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Union County, NC. Porter Ridge High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,712 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

92.4
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Porter Ridge High School had a Student Growth Score of 92.4. This placed Porter Ridge High School in the 88th 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 18.4 53rd 17.5
Math 20 53rd 18.9
Reading 20 52nd 19.1
Science 19.2 49th 18.8
Writing 6.4 63rd 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 Porter Ridge High School stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 57% - Level 4 (Solid)
 57% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 24% - Level 1
 24% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 542
Math 540
Composite Score 1082
SAT Participation Rate 60 %

Porter Ridge High School had an average SAT score of 1082 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #98 out of 491 NC high schools (80th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Porter Ridge High School was 60% 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
 94% - Porter Ridge High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 94% - Porter Ridge High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 2%
 Asian - 2%
 Black - 12%
 Black - 12%
 Hispanic - 17%
 Hispanic - 17%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 66%
 White - 66%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Porter Ridge Middle School 9 0.2 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular 6-8
Porter Ridge Elementary School 6 0.2 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular PK-5
Poplin Elementary School 10 1.5 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular PK-5
Hemby Bridge Elementary School 8 2.8 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular PK-5
Sardis Elementary School 8 3.0 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Unionville Elementary School 10 3.7 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Piedmont High School 8 4.7 miles Monroe, NC Regular 9-12
Piedmont Middle School 9 4.7 miles Monroe, NC Regular 6-8
Union County Early College 10 4.9 miles Monroe, NC Regular 9-13
Sun Valley High School 7 5.2 miles Monroe, NC Regular 9-12
Fairview Elementary School 9 5.2 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Stallings Elementary School 10 5.3 miles Stallings, NC Regular K-5
Sun Valley Middle School 8 5.4 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular 6-8
Sun Valley Elementary School 9 5.5 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Shiloh Elementary School 9 5.6 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Indian Trail Elementary School 9 5.8 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular PK-5
Levine Middle College High School 10 6.8 miles Matthews, NC Regular 11-13
Benton Heights Elementary School 3 6.8 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Rocky River Elementary School 8 6.9 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Butler High School 6 6.9 miles Matthews, NC Regular 9-12






 




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