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Princeton High School

Princeton, NC


Princeton High School
101 Dr Donnie H Jones Jr Blvd
Princeton, NC  27569
Phone: 919-936-5011
Johnston County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 6 out of 10 stars
6

Grades Served: 6-12
Enrollment: 957
Type: Regular School  
Princeton High School

Princeton High School


Metro Area Ranking

#34
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: Princeton High School is ranked #34 of 80 of the best middle schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (57th percentile). Cick the link to see all 80 middle schools.


#41
Metro Area High School Ranking: Princeton High School is ranked #41 out of 52 of the best high schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (21st percentile). Cick the link to see all 52 high schools.


State Ranking

#192
Statewide Middle School Ranking: Princeton High School is ranked #192 out of 703 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (73rd percentile). Click the link to see all 703 middle schools.


#379
Statewide High School Ranking: Princeton High School is ranked #379 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (27th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Princeton 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 Johnston County, NC. Princeton High School has an enrollment of approximately 957 students and serves grades 6-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

91.3
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Princeton High School had a Student Growth Score of 91.3. This placed Princeton High School in the 86th 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

  North Carolina Math Letter Grade

  North Carolina Reading 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 15.9 34th 17.5
Math 17.6 30th 18.9
Reading 17.1 29th 19.1
Science 18.1 39th 18.8
Writing 4.6 24th 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 Princeton High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Grade Tests

EOG Math Grade 6

 21% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 24% - Level 1
 24% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 7

 19% - Level 5 (Superior)
 19% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 27% - Level 2
 27% - Level 2
 27% - Level 1
 27% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 8

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 6

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 14% - Level 1
 14% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 13% - Level 1
 13% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 56% - Level 4 (Solid)
 56% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 6% - Level 2
 6% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 36% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 3
 17% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 1
 19% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 9% - Level 1
 9% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 543
Math 515
Composite Score 1058
SAT Participation Rate 34 %

Princeton High had an average SAT score of 1058 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #122 out of 491 NC high schools (75th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Princeton High was 34% 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
 89% - Princeton High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 89% - Princeton 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 - 9%
 Black - 9%
 Hispanic - 14%
 Hispanic - 14%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 73%
 White - 73%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Princeton Elementary School 6 1.0 miles Princeton, NC Regular PK-5
Rosewood Elementary School 4 5.1 miles Goldsboro, NC Regular PK-5
Rosewood High School 6 5.9 miles Goldsboro, NC Regular 9-12
Micro-Pine Level Elementary School 6 5.9 miles Pine Level, NC Regular PK-5
Rosewood Middle School 7 6.2 miles Goldsboro, NC Regular 6-8
Northwest Elementary School 5 7.3 miles Pikeville, NC Regular K-5
North Johnston High School 3 8.5 miles Kenly, NC Regular 9-12
Selma Elementary School 2 8.7 miles Selma, NC Regular PK-4
Selma Middle School 1 8.7 miles Selma, NC Regular 5-8
Johnston County Middle College 10 10.0 miles Smithfield, NC Regular 10-12
Johnston County Early College Academy 10 10.1 miles Smithfield, NC Regular 9-13
Smithfield-Selma High School 2 10.3 miles Smithfield, NC Regular 9-12
Charles B Aycock High School 5 10.5 miles Pikeville, NC Regular 9-12
South Campus Community Middle School 1 10.5 miles Smithfield, NC Regular 6-8
Glendale-Kenly Elementary School 6 10.7 miles Kenly, NC Regular PK-5
Smithfield Middle School 4 10.8 miles Smithfield, NC Regular 6-8
Wayne Middle / High Academy 1 11.3 miles Goldsboro, NC Regular K-12
Carver Heights Elementary School 1 11.4 miles Goldsboro, NC Regular 3-5
Goldsboro High School 1 11.5 miles Goldsboro, NC Regular 9-12
South Smithfield Elementary School 4 11.5 miles Smithfield, NC Regular PK-5