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151 Moore St

Princeton, NJ 08540

(609) 806-4280

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,441

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

22 Parent Reviews for Princeton High School

PHS has a substantially high number of PhDs, many of whom bring valuable non-teaching career experience to the classroom. 7out of 8 of my children's teachers have very high expectations of their students and diligently try to make learning a multi-faceted, enjoyable experience.

Posted by a parent on 04/10/13

Great School! Athletics and clubs both strong parts of the school as well as the students and teachers within it. my son was able to receive a great education here and made many friends. the music program and "The Tower", (the journal at princeton high school), are both excellent and he was able to participate ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/13

Princeton High School is both a great school and a community. It is smaller than some of the other surrounding public schools, giving students a sense of unity and closeness, but also large enough to offer variety and opportunity to the students, unlike some of the private schools in the area which are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/13

We're impressed by PHS's academic programs and amazing resources. Students are extremely engaged and are offered a wide variety of opportunities to learn and grow. There is something for everyone at PHS, and my children have thrived here. We're especially impressed by their music programs.

Posted by a parent on 03/24/13

We ve found Princeton High School very disappointing, especially coming from the better run Cranbury School. The school has a good group of students, they have some decent sports teams and an excellent music program. They teach over 30 AP classes. The teacher and staff quality is average at best. There ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/14/13

Excellent High School!! Our child just graduated with the class of 2012. Awesome academic program. The teachers are very thorough and genuinely care about the students. Excellent Administration staff. Excellent programs and staff that work with the students to ensure they are college ready and have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/12/12

The academics, athletic programs, and extracurriculars at Princeton High School as a package can not be beaten. The best teachers here are extraordinarily dedicated, especially in the Science, History, and English departments. Even the teachers some students complain about would be among the best in ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/03/11

Princeton High school is a fabulous high school. There are many courses to choose from with great electives, and though teachers push the students to do their best, there is great comradship between everyone and many laughs are heard. From clubs to extracurricular activities, PHS is a wonderful experience ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/30/11

This school has achieved academic excellence in and out of the classroom. Our average SAT score is 1850. I do not know a single student at PHS that does not participate in some type of club or organization. Debate Club, Chess Club, Asian American Club, MUN etc. The system provides an environment where ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/01/11

What I love most about my school is that there's always something for everyone. We have amazing academics, but unlike some other schools in the district, we have a smaller and more connected student body. I'd say that most students at PHS know most students in their grade, while at other schools in the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/20/10

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Test scores for Princeton High School

HSPA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Princeton High School
Princeton Regional School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the High School Proficiency Assessment (HSPA) to test students in grade 11 in language arts literacy and math. The HSPA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. Students are required to pass the HSPA in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Princeton schools — Princeton High School is located at 151 Moore St, Princeton NJ 08540. 151 Moore St is in the 08540 ZIP code in Princeton, NJ The school district for Princeton High School is the Princeton Regional School District. Princeton High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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