Princeton High School

1000 East Princeton Dr

Princeton, TX 75407-1002

Tel: (469)952-5400
Grades 9-12
988 students
Princeton High School serves 988 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Princeton High School operates within the Princeton Independent School District.
Princeton Independent School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 988 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 988 students
Princeton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Princeton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Princeton High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Princeton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Princeton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
37%
52%
Princeton High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
7%
13%
Princeton High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
54%
29%
Princeton High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Princeton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.57 0.41
Princeton High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
53%
Princeton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Princeton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Princeton Independent School District's student population of 3,623 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,294 in this district is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,573 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Princeton Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 3,623 838
Princeton Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 83%
Princeton Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $9 MM
Princeton Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $29 MM $10 MM
Princeton Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,294 $12,250
Princeton Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,573 $12,682
Princeton Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Princeton/farmersville Daep (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clark Junior High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Princeton/farmersville Daep (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PrincetonClark Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 534 students
    1.6 miles
    301 Panther Parkway
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    1.67-8534
  • PrincetonPrinceton/farmersville DaepAlternative School
    Grades: 1-12
    1.6 miles
    600 Mabel Ave
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    1.61-12n/a
  • PrincetonPrinceton Special Programs CenterAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12
    1.7 miles
    600 Mabel Ave
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    1.7KG-12n/a
  • PrincetonHuddleston Intermediate
    Grades: 6 | 255 students
    1.8 miles
    301 North Fifth St
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    1.86255
  • PrincetonGodwin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 670 students
    1.9 miles
    1019 North 6th St
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    1.9PK-5670

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