Princeton High School

2.00 5 1 (1 review)
1000 E Princeton Dr

Princeton, TX 75407

Tel: (469)952-5400
  • Princeton High School serves 1,048 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% 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 1048 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,048 students
Princeton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Princeton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Princeton High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Princeton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
4%
Princeton High School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
40%
52%
Princeton High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
7%
13%
Princeton High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
51%
29%
Princeton High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Princeton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Princeton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.58 0.41
Princeton High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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%
52%
Princeton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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%
6%
Princeton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Princeton Independent School District's student population of 3,790 students has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,102 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,560 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has declined by 37% over four years.
School District Name Princeton Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 3,790 825
Princeton Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 83%
Princeton Independent School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $10 MM
Princeton Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $10 MM
Princeton Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,102 $12,126
Princeton Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,560 $11,704
Princeton Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

2  9/20/2010
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