New Bern High School

201 reviews
  1. Craven County Schools
  2. 9-12
  3. Public
C
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    C+
  2. Diversity
    B+
  3. Teachers
    C-
  4. Outcomes
    B-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    D
  7. Administration
    C+
  8. Sports & Fitness
    B-
  9. Food
    D
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C-
Address
4200 Academic Dr
New Bern, NC 28562
Telephone
(252) 514-6400
Website
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New Bern High School Rankings

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Outcomes

Average Graduation Rate
83%
Average SAT
1110
Average ACT
22

Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
40%
Percent Proficient - Math
33%
AP Enrollment
11%
AP Exam Pass Rate
39%
Advance Math Class Enrollment
15%
Poll
How challenging are academics at this school?
  • This school is nationally recognized.
    5%
  • This school is the best in the area.
    9%
  • Probably like most other schools.
    82%
  • This school doesn't challenge anyone.
    5%

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
D
Based on the rate of disciplinary actions and student and parent reviews.
Poll
43%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.14 responses
Poll
64%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 51 responses
  • Football games
    22%
  • Homecoming
    18%
  • Prom
    18%
  • Spirit Week
    16%
  • Days off
    14%
  • Winter/ Spring break
    10%
  • Marching Band
    4%

Students

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity and student and parent reviews.
Students
1,695
Free or Reduced Lunch
47%
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.16 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.16 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.16 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
18:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$38,995
Teachers in First/Second Year
11.3%
56%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.25 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.25 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.25 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C+
Based on expenses per student, number of sports offered, and student and parent reviews.
Male Athletes
20%
Female Athletes
10%
Expenses Per Student
$8,062/ year
National
$11,927
77%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.30 responses
27%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.30 responses
57%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.30 responses

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Reviews

201 reviews
  • Excellent
    16
  • Very Good
    66
  • Average
    74
  • Poor
    29
  • Terrible
    16
This school has to be the worst possible place to send your students. So many kids get involved with terrible activities and it brings the whole moral of an entire class down. Only 33% of kids that go here might have a shot at college.
  • Niche User
  • 3 months ago
Most parents want the best for their child
  • High School Senior
  • 4 months ago
Some issues that could be addressed. Some rules a bit confining
  • Niche User
  • 4 months ago