School Details

Triton High

215 Maynard Lake Road, Erwin, NC 28339
(910) 897-8121
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 1336 students 14 students/teacher (NC avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

12%
28%
36%
35%
39%
46%
41%
46%
51%

End of Class Tests (EOC)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Course (EOC) tests to assess high school students in Algebra I, English I, and Biology. The EOC tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Harnett County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Triton High is a public high school in Erwin. The principal of Triton High is Mr Chip Mangum and can be contacted at cmangum@harnett.k12.nc.us. 1,336 students attend Triton High and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 55% of the 1,336 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Triton High is 14:1. Star Academy is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 53% 51%
Black, non-Hispanic 32% 25%
Multiracial 2% 5%
Hispanic 12% 17%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 1.0%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.7% 1.0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.6%
Asian 0.2% 0.5%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 59%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    I am a former student of Triton High School. Because of the teachers at this school my freshman year of college was easy. They had me prepared. If I had questions all I had to do is contact one of my former teachers and they were always eager to help. This made college easy. I graduated with a BS in Business adminstration. I loved this school. Jeanne Turlington

  • (9 years ago)

    As a student of Triton High School I do not think that the school overall is that great. I have never been to another high school so therefore I cannot compare it to others. The principal Brooks Matthews never takes action unless something major is effecting the school. I think the teachers are wonderful! Triton has a good rep for its after school activities and athletics. As a student I sometimes feel unsecure that the staff no longer has a control over the student body since I guess we are so large. I think my fellow students need to learn how to behave in school because there is a fight almost every other day! This is rediculous and NEEDS TO BE STOPPED! On a scale from 1-5 I rate Triton a 2.

  • (10 years ago)

    Trition High School is a fine up standing school compared to where I went to school. There is some favoritism in the school sports maybe one day in will work itself out. Keep up the good work and stay strong. And everything I have goes out to Mrs Price in the school office. She is and always will be the best. Nice Gentle to everyone very very caring. Always has a open ear. She is the best... Thank you Mrs. Price for being who you are and the kids love you...

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(based on 8 ratings & reviews)

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