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Porter Ridge High School

Indian Trail, NC


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Porter Ridge High School
2839 Ridge Road
Indian Trail, NC  28079
Phone: 704-292-2292
Union County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,737
Type: Regular School  
Porter Ridge High School

Porter Ridge High School


Metro Area Ranking

#34
Metro Area High School Ranking: Porter Ridge High School is ranked #34 out of 93 of the best high schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (63rd percentile). Cick the link to see all 93 high schools.


State Ranking

#138
Statewide High School Ranking: Porter Ridge High School is ranked #138 out of 429 of the best high schools in North Carolina (68th percentile). Click the link to see all 429 high schools.


Overall, Porter Ridge High School is a 7-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Union County, NC. Porter Ridge High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,737 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

79.5
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Porter Ridge High School had a Student Growth Score of 79.5. This placed Porter Ridge High School in the 59th percentile of 2322 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All NC Schools
State Average
English 17 54th 16.1
Math 18.7 47th 18.1
Reading 19.2 52nd 18.4
Science 18.6 52nd 18.0
Writing 6 57th 5.5

Nearly all North Carolina public and charter school students who are enrolled in grade 11 for the first time are required to take the ACT. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Porter Ridge High School stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 21% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 5 (Superior)

EOC English 2

 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 511
Math 502
Composite Score 1014
SAT Participation Rate 91 %

Porter Ridge High School had an average SAT score of 1014 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #161 out of 410 NC high schools (61st percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Porter Ridge High School was 91% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 94% - Porter Ridge High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 94% - Porter Ridge High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 2%
 Asian - 2%
 Black - 12%
 Black - 12%
 Hispanic - 17%
 Hispanic - 17%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 66%
 White - 66%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Porter Ridge High School for the 2018-2019 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2018-2019 school year. Rankings for Porter Ridge High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Porter Ridge Middle School 9 0.2 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular 6-8
Porter Ridge Elementary School 6 0.2 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular PK-5
Poplin Elementary School 10 1.5 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular PK-5
Hemby Bridge Elementary School 9 2.8 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular PK-5
Sardis Elementary School 8 3.0 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Unionville Elementary School 10 3.7 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Piedmont High School 9 4.7 miles Monroe, NC Regular 9-12
Piedmont Middle School 8 4.7 miles Monroe, NC Regular 6-8
Sun Valley High School 7 5.2 miles Monroe, NC Regular 9-12
Fairview Elementary School 9 5.2 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Stallings Elementary School 10 5.3 miles Stallings, NC Regular PK-5
Sun Valley Middle School 7 5.4 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular 6-8
Shiloh Valley Primary School 9 5.5 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Shiloh Valley Elementary School 8 5.6 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Indian Trail Elementary School 8 5.8 miles Indian Trail, NC Regular PK-5
Benton Heights Elementary School 3 6.8 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Rocky River Elementary School 6 6.9 miles Monroe, NC Regular PK-5
Butler High School 7 6.9 miles Matthews, NC Regular 9-12
Bain Elementary School 10 7.1 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Wesley Chapel Elementary School 10 8.1 miles Monroe, NC Regular K-5






 




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