Triton High School

Triton High School serves 1,342 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Triton High School operates within the Harnett County s School District.
Harnett County s School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1342 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,342 students
Triton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Triton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Triton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Triton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 16:1 16:1
Triton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
14%
15%
Triton High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
30%
26%
Triton High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
52%
51%
Triton High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Triton 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.
0.62 0.45
Triton 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.
48%
47%
Triton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
8%
7%
Triton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Harnett County s School District's student population of 20,243 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,710 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,161 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Harnett County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed 20,243 1,120
Harnett County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 76%
Harnett County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $187 MM $18 MM
Harnett County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $177 MM $18 MM
Harnett County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,710 $10,864
Harnett County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,161 $10,591
Harnett County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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    3.3 miles
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    3.4 miles
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    DunnNC 28334
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