Triton High School

  • Triton High School serves 1,308 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 50%.
  • 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 1308 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,308 students
Triton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Triton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
Triton High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeTriton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Triton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Triton High School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Triton High School Asian Students (1991-2008)
Hispanic
15%
16%
Triton High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
31%
26%
Triton High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
50%
50%
Triton High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Triton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsTriton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC 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.
0.640.66
Triton 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.
49%
52%
Triton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Triton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Harnett County s School District's student population of 20,506 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 $9,107 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,591 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameHarnett County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed20,506912
Harnett County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate73%76%
Harnett County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$187 MM$18 MM
Harnett County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$177 MM$18 MM
Harnett County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,107$10,864
Harnett County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,591$10,591
Harnett County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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