Princeton Senior High School



Princeton Senior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Princeton Senior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 292
10 257
11 222
12 247

Princeton Senior High School is a public high school of the Mercer County School District located in Princeton, WV. It has 1,018 students in grades 9th through 12th. Princeton Senior High School is the 27th largest public high school in West Virginia and the 5,858th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.2 to 1.

Total Students: 1,018
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 56

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Princeton Senior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 520
(51%)
1,355
(50%)
 Male 498
(49%)
1,346
(50%)

Princeton Senior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 912
(90%)
2,385
(88%)
 Black 81
(8%)
252
(9%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
11
(0%)
 Hispanic 6
(1%)
18
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
29
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)

Princeton Senior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 632
(62%)
1,622
(60%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 386
(38%)
1,079
(40%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Princeton Senior High School is ranked 32nd out of 146 ranked schools in West Virginia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Princeton Senior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Princeton Senior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1037
2006 997
2007 1023
2008 1002
2009 1052
2010 1075
2011 1082
2012 1101
2013 1061
2014 1048
2015 1018

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 16.6
2007 16.6
2008 15.9
2009 17.2
2010 17.8
2011 17.5
2012 17.8
2013 17.4
2014 18.1
2015 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38283510125362
2006 0.37612838515547
2007 0.37927663734115
2008 0.38822355289421
2009 0.39543726235741
2010 0.46790697674419
2011 0.47689463955638
2012 0.49863760217984
2013 N/A
2014 0.31488549618321
2015 0.37917485265226

Compare Princeton Senior High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,452.9% 14.5:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.9%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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Princeton Senior High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,018 18.2:1  
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