Princeton High School

1000 East Princeton Dr

Princeton, TX 75407-1002

Grades: 9-12

938 students

Princeton High School serves 938 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Princeton High School operates within the Princeton Independent School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 938 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 938 students
Princeton High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Princeton High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Princeton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 14:1
Princeton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
33%
51%
Princeton High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
9%
13%
Princeton High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
57%
30%
Princeton High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Princeton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Princeton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.
0.56 0.41
Princeton 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.
42%
53%
Princeton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Princeton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,436 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,436 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,978 is higher than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 85% over four years.
School District Name Princeton Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 3,436 822
Princeton Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 90% 80%
Princeton Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $9 MM
Princeton Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $47 MM $9 MM
Princeton Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,436 $11,947
Princeton Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,978 $12,666
Princeton Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    301 Panther Parkway
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    1.6 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 519 students                      
  • PrincetonPrinceton/farmersville Daep
    Alternative School
    600 Mabel Ave
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    Alternative School

    1.6 mi | Gr. 1-12 | n/a students                      
  • PrincetonPrinceton Special Programs Center
    Alternative School
    600 Mabel Ave
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    Alternative School

    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-12 | n/a students                      
  • PrincetonHuddleston Intermediate
    301 North Fifth St
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    1.8 mi | Gr. 6 | 255 students                      
  • PrincetonGodwin Elementary School
    1019 North 6th St
    PrincetonTX 75407
    (469)952-5400
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 604 students                      

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