Needham Broughton High School

Needham Broughton High School serves 2,156 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 48%.
Needham Broughton High School operates within the Wake County s School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 2156 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 123 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,156 students
Needham Broughton High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
Needham Broughton High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Needham Broughton High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is equal to the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Needham Broughton High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
2%
Needham Broughton High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
13%
Needham Broughton High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
29%
27%
Needham Broughton High School Black (1988-2012)
White
52%
52%
Needham Broughton High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Needham Broughton High School Sch Ethnicity Needham Broughton High School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.64
Needham Broughton High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
29%
45%
Needham Broughton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
8%
Needham Broughton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 149,455 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
165
4
Number of Students Managed 149,455 1,593
Wake County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 85% 74%
Wake County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,945 MM $19 MM
District Spending $1,597 MM $18 MM
Wake County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,051 $11,105
District Spending / Student $11,533 $10,880
Wake County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bowling Green, Pine Valley School, (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bowling Green, Pine Valley School, (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Partnership Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Raleigh Partnership Elementary School
    601 Devereux St
    Raleigh , NC , 27605
    (919)856-8200
    0.2  mi  |  340  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Raleigh Wiley Elementary School
    Magnet School
    301 Saint Mary's St
    Raleigh , NC , 27605
    (919)856-7723
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  462  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Raleigh Bowling Green, Pine Valley School,
    Special Education School
    616 Oberlin Rd
    Raleigh , NC , 27605
    (919)575-9058
    Special Education School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Raleigh Dhhs Office Of Education
    Alternative School
    616 Oberlin Rd
    Raleigh , NC , 27605
    (919)575-9058
    Alternative School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Raleigh Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy
    15 East Peace St
    Raleigh , NC , 27604
    (919)807-3300
    0.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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