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James Hunt High School

Wilson, NC


James Hunt High School
4559 Lamm Rd
Wilson, NC  27893
Phone: 252-399-7930
Wilson County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,214
Type: Regular School  
James Hunt High School

James Hunt High School


State Ranking

#370
Statewide High School Ranking: James Hunt High School is ranked #370 out of 529 of the best high schools in North Carolina (30th percentile). Click the link to see all 529 high schools.


Overall, James Hunt High School is a 4-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Wilson County, NC. James Hunt High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,214 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

85.3
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: James Hunt High School had a Student Growth Score of 85.3. This placed James Hunt High School in the 73rd percentile of 2368 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 15.8 35th 17.3
Math 17.6 32nd 18.8
Reading 17.5 36th 18.9
Science 17 33rd 18.6
Writing 5.2 37th 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 Hunt 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)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 31% - Level 1
 31% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 3
 17% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 16% - Level 1
 16% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 29% - Level 1
 29% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 524
Math 512
Composite Score 1036
SAT Participation Rate 53 %

James Hunt High had an average SAT score of 1036 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #156 out of 478 NC high schools (67th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at James Hunt High was 53% 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
 82% - James Hunt High School
 87% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 82% - James Hunt High School
 87% - 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 - 41%
 Black - 41%
 Hispanic - 18%
 Hispanic - 18%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 35%
 White - 35%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at James Hunt High School for the 2017-2018 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 2017-2018 school year. Rankings for James Hunt High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
John W Jones Elementary School 2 1.0 miles Wilson, NC Regular PK-5
Forest Hills Middle School 6 2.6 miles Wilson, NC Regular 6-8
Vinson-Bynum Elementary School 6 3.3 miles Wilson, NC Regular K-5
Springfield Middle School 8 3.7 miles Lucama, NC Regular 6-8
Winstead Elementary School 3 3.9 miles Wilson, NC Regular K-5
Rock Ridge Elementary School 10 4.1 miles Wilson, NC Regular K-5
Wells Elementary School 4 4.8 miles Wilson, NC Regular K-5
Fike High School 5 4.8 miles Wilson, NC Regular 9-12
New Hope Elementary School 10 4.9 miles Wilson, NC Regular K-5
Milton M Daniels Learning Center 1 5.1 miles Wilson, NC Regular 3-12
Toisnot Middle School 4 5.2 miles Wilson, NC Regular 6-8
Margaret Hearne Elementary School 2 5.3 miles Wilson, NC Regular K-5
Lucama Elementary School 9 5.6 miles Lucama, NC Regular K-5
Vick Elementary School 1 5.7 miles Wilson, NC Regular PK-5
Wilson Early College Academy 9 5.8 miles Wilson, NC Regular 9-13
B O Barnes Elementary School 1 6.3 miles Wilson, NC Regular K-5
Charles H Darden Middle School 3 6.5 miles Wilson, NC Regular 6-8
Lee Woodard Elementary School 5 6.6 miles Black Creek, NC Regular K-5
Bailey Elementary School 4 7.7 miles Bailey, NC Regular PK-5
Beddingfield High School 3 8.1 miles Wilson, NC Regular 9-12