New Bern High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
10.7
Algebra Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,774 Students
  • 111 Teachers

New Bern High
4200 ACADEMIC DR
NEW BERN, NC 28562

Phone: (252) 514-6400

District: Craven County Schools

Overview

At New Bern High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at New Bern High is 15 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 48 percent. New Bern High is 1 of 5 high schools in the Craven County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,774
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 48%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 45%
Full-Time Teachers 111

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 80%
Proficient in Algebra 69%
College Readiness Index 10.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 5
Total Students 4,279
Proficient in English (district average) 83%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 69%
College Readiness (district average) 6.5

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