Princeton Senior High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
11.8
Math Proficiency
2.9
Reading Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,082 Students
  • 62 Teachers

Princeton Senior High School
1321 STAFFORD DR
PRINCETON, WV 24740

Phone: (304) 425-8101

District: Mercer County Schools

Overview

At Princeton Senior High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Princeton Senior High School is 14 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. Princeton Senior High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Mercer County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with 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 1,082
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 48%
Full-Time Teachers 62

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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 Reading 58%
Proficient in Math 66%
College Readiness Index 11.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

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

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 2,811
Proficient in Reading (district average) 37%
Proficient in Math (district average) 46%
College Readiness (district average) 8.2

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Nearby Schools

Princeton Senior High School is 1 of 4 schools in the Mercer County Schools.

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