Triton High School

Triton High School serves 1,402 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Triton High School operates within the Harnett County s School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1402 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,402 students
Triton High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 83 teachers
Triton High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Triton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Triton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
12%
14%
Triton High School Black Students (1991-2013)
Black
32%
27%
Triton High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
54%
52%
Triton High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Triton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Triton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.60 0.45
Triton High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
49%
47%
Triton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
7%
7%
Triton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,887 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,080 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,333 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Harnett County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
1
Number of Students Managed 20,887 1,330
Harnett County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 73% 74%
Harnett County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $191 MM $19 MM
Harnett County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $177 MM $18 MM
Harnett County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,080 $11,105
Harnett County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,333 $10,880
Harnett County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Star Academy (9.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Coats-erwin Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gentry Primary (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ErwinGentry Primary
    114 Porter Dr
    ErwinNC 28339
    (910)897-5711
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 293 students                      
  • ErwinErwin Elementary School
    301 South 10th St
    ErwinNC 28339
    (910)897-7178
    0.7 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 280 students                      
  • DunnCoats-erwin Middle School
    2833 Nc Hwy 55e
    DunnNC 28334
    (910)230-0300
    2.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 692 students                      
  • DunnWayne Avenue Elementary School
    910 West Harnett St
    DunnNC 28334
    (910)892-1059
    3.3 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 298 students                      
  • DunnHarnett Primary
    800 West Harnett St
    DunnNC 28334
    (910)892-0126
    3.4 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 604 students                      

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