Needham Broughton High School

Needham Broughton High School serves 2,123 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Needham Broughton High School operates within the Wake County s School District.
Wake County s School District's 85% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 2123 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 126 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,123 students
Needham Broughton High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Needham Broughton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 126 teachers
Needham Broughton High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Needham Broughton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Needham Broughton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Needham Broughton High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
12%
15%
Needham Broughton High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
32%
26%
Needham Broughton High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
50%
51%
Needham Broughton High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Needham Broughton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.64 0.45
Needham Broughton High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
32%
47%
Needham Broughton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
Needham Broughton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wake County s School District's student population of 153,534 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,668 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 80% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,759 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
1
Number of Students Managed 153,534 1,120
Wake County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 76%
Wake County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,062 MM $18 MM
Wake County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,372 MM $18 MM
Wake County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,668 $10,864
Wake County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,759 $10,591
Wake County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Dhhs Office Of Education (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dhhs Office Of Education (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Partnership Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • RaleighPartnership Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 308 students
    0.2 miles
    601 Devereux St
    RaleighNC 27605
    (919)856-8200
    0.2KG-5308
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    Grades: KG-5 | 463 students
    0.4 miles
    301 Saint Mary's St
    RaleighNC 27605
    (919)856-7723
    0.4KG-5463
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    Grades: PK-12
    0.6 miles
    616 Oberlin Rd
    RaleighNC 27605
    (919)575-9058
    0.6PK-12n/a
  • ButnerPine Valley And Bowling Green SchoolsSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-12
    0.6 miles
    300 Veazey Rd
    ButnerNC 27509
    (919)764-5464
    0.6PK-12n/a
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    Grades: KG-5 | 503 students
    0.8 miles
    1614 Glenwood Ave
    RaleighNC 27608
    (919)856-7663
    0.8KG-5503

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