Pender High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
12.6
Algebra Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 645 Students
  • 42 Teachers

Pender High
5380 NC HWY 53 WEST
BURGAW, NC 28425

Phone: (910) 259-0162

District: Pender County Schools

Overview

At Pender High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pender High is 25 percent. The student body makeup is 56 percent male and 44 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 51 percent. Pender High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Pender County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 645
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 51%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 68%
Full-Time Teachers 42

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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 N/A
Proficient in Algebra 66%
College Readiness Index 12.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
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 4
Total Students 2,647
Proficient in English (district average) N/A
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 73%
College Readiness (district average) 17.8

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Pender High is 1 of 4 schools in the Pender County Schools.

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