Pender High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
15.3
Algebra Proficiency
2.4
English Proficiency
2.7
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 655 Students
  • 46 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 27 percent. The student body makeup is 55 percent male and 45 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 48 percent. Pender High is 1 of 4 high schools in the Pender County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 655
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 48%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 63%
Full-Time Teachers 46

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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 66%
Proficient in Algebra 56%
College Readiness Index 15.3

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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 2,551
Proficient in English (district average) 66%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 67%
College Readiness (district average) 17.6

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