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Tarboro High School

Tarboro, NC


Tarboro High School
1400 Howard Avenue
Tarboro, NC  27886
Phone: 252-823-4284
Edgecombe County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 1 out of 10 stars
1

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 601
Type: Regular School  
Tarboro High School

Tarboro High School


State Ranking

#492
Statewide High School Ranking: Tarboro High School is ranked #492 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (5th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Tarboro High School is a 1-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Edgecombe County, NC. Tarboro High School has an enrollment of approximately 601 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

63.4
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Tarboro High School had a Student Growth Score of 63.4. This placed Tarboro High School in the 25th 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 12.9 12th 17.5
Math 15.7 11th 18.9
Reading 14.5 10th 19.1
Science 15.5 15th 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 Tarboro High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 66% - Level 1
 66% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 42% - Level 1
 42% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 56% - Level 1
 56% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 465
Math 459
Composite Score 924
SAT Participation Rate 54 %

Tarboro High had an average SAT score of 924 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #224 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 Tarboro High was 54% 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
 79% - Tarboro High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 79% - Tarboro 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 - 73%
 Black - 73%
 Hispanic - 8%
 Hispanic - 8%
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 
 Two or More Races - N/A
 White - 17%
 White - 17%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Stocks Elementary School 1 0.8 miles Tarboro, NC Regular PK-5
Martin Millennium Academy 3 1.3 miles Tarboro, NC Regular K-8
Princeville Elementary School 1 1.5 miles Tarboro, NC Regular PK-5
Edgecombe Early College High School 10 1.7 miles Tarboro, NC Regular 9-13
W A Pattillo Middle School 2 2.0 miles Tarboro, NC Regular 6-8
Coker-Wimberly Elementary School 1 5.8 miles Battleboro, NC Regular PK-5
North Edgecombe High School 1 6.2 miles Tarboro, NC Regular 9-12
SouthWest Edgecombe High School 2 7.3 miles Pinetops, NC Regular 9-12
G W Carver Elementary School 1 8.8 miles Pinetops, NC Regular PK-5
G W Bulluck Elementary School 2 9.0 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular PK-5
South Edgecombe Middle School 2 9.8 miles Pinetops, NC Regular 6-8
Phillips Middle School 1 9.9 miles Battleboro, NC Regular 6-8
West Edgecombe Middle School 3 10.0 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
Northwest Elementary School 1 12.3 miles Greenville, NC Regular PK-5
Baskerville Elementary School 2 12.3 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular K-5
D S Johnson Elementary School 1 12.4 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 3-5
Bethel Elementary School 3 12.5 miles Bethel, NC Regular PK-8
J W Parker Middle School 1 12.5 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8
Tar River Academy 1 13.8 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular K-12
Rocky Mount Middle School 1 14.2 miles Rocky Mount, NC Regular 6-8