New Bern High School in New Bern Township, NC - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,755
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    160 3.1
  • Ranking

New Bern High School is a public school in New Bern Township, North Carolina. It has 1,755 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 83% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 160 reviews written and they have been mixed.

4200 Academic Dr
New Bern, NC 28562
(252) 514-6400

Ratings and Reviews
3.1 from 160 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: The school administration is fairly new, but other than that, they try their hardest to make sure anything and everything is in control
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Food: I dont eve n know
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Teachers: Some teachers are the best they can be, then some of them can be as rude as they want to be.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: You have a lot of coaches and directors here to help you get in shape, and there are a lot of great opportunites to become a part of an athletic team or just to go to work out sessions, or take a weight training class.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: There are a lot of opportunities here at New Bern High School, especially in the band. But the band in is need of money while the football team gets all the sponsorship and we are left with little to nothing.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
Early College East High School Public
3.00 Ben D. Quinn Elementary School Public
3.66 Craven Early College High School Public
3.00 H.J. MacDonald Middle School Public
2.66 Albert H. Bangert Elementary School Public
2.66 Trent Park Elementary School Public
3.00 Epiphany School Private, Religious
3.00 Grover C. Fields Middle School Public
St. Paul Catholic School Private, Religious
Calvary Baptist Church School Private, Religious
2.33 J.T. Barber Elementary School Public
2.66 Oaks Road Elementary School Public
2.66 Bridgeton Elementary School Public
3.33 Brinson Memorial Elementary School Public
2.66 West Craven Middle School Public
3.33 Creekside Elementary School Public
2.33 Pollocksville Elementary School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 H.J. MacDonald Middle School 2 mi. 885
2.33 West Craven High School 14 mi. 1,049
3.00 Havelock High School 20 mi. 1,150
2.33 Swansboro High School 28 mi. 1,049
2.33 White Oak High School 26 mi. 1,049

Around New Bern High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 50%
Female 49%

Student Diversity

New Bern High School United States H.J. MacDonald Middle School Havelock High School Swansboro High School West Craven High School White Oak High School
White 51.0% 51.6% 57.0% 53.0% 76.0% 56.0% 56.0%
African American 34.0% 15.2% 30.0% 23.0% 7.0% 34.0% 24.0%
Asian 6.0% 4.7% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Hispanic 5.0% 24.5% 6.0% 9.0% 8.0% 5.0% 8.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 3.0% 11.0% 4.0% 2.0% 8.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 1.0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 29.5%
Grade 10 26.8%
Grade 11 22.6%
Grade 12 21.1%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 46% Yes
  • 23% Not sure.
  • 31% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 47% Football team
  • 37% Diversity
  • 11% Grades
  • 5% NJROTC

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 31% Bathrooms
  • 24% Sanitary
  • 21% Teacher motivation to teach well
  • 14% Lunch Workers
  • 10% Sanition, was disgusting, dead roaches bathrooms.

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 9 responses

  • 56% The football teams success
  • 22% It's an awesome school, supported by many alumni.
  • 11% The student section at the football games
  • 11% The NJROTC program, amazing, inspiring, positive!

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 50% School Spirit
  • 25% Community
  • 17% Education
  • 8% Oppressive

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 83% It's a very large school.
  • 17% Respect others

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 89% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 11% I hate everything about this school.