Needham Broughton High School

Needham Broughton High School serves 2,162 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than 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 2162 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 123 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,162 students
Needham Broughton High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
Needham Broughton High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Needham Broughton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 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 18:1 14:1
Needham Broughton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
3%
Needham Broughton High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
11%
14%
Needham Broughton High School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
32%
27%
Needham Broughton High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
50%
52%
Needham Broughton High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Needham Broughton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Needham Broughton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2013)
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.
31%
47%
Needham Broughton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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 (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 151,652 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,051 is higher than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 44% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,533 is higher than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
171
1
Number of Students Managed 151,652 1,330
Wake County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 85% 74%
Wake County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $1,945 MM $19 MM
Wake County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,597 MM $18 MM
Wake County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,051 $11,105
Wake County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,533 $10,880
Wake County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RaleighPartnership Elementary School
    601 Devereux St
    RaleighNC 27605
    (919)856-8200
    0.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 312 students                      
  • RaleighWiley Elementary School
    Magnet School
    301 Saint Mary's St
    RaleighNC 27605
    (919)856-7723
    Magnet School

    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 470 students                      
  • RaleighDhhs Office Of Education
    Alternative School
    616 Oberlin Rd
    RaleighNC 27605
    (919)575-9058
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-12 | n/a students                      
  • ButnerPine Valley And Bowling Green Schools
    Special Education School
    300 Veazey Rd
    ButnerNC 27509
    (919)764-5464
    Special Education School

    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-12 | n/a students                      
  • RaleighWake Young Men's Leadership Academy
    3851 Spring Forest Rd
    RaleighNC 27614
    (919)431-2244
    0.8 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 140 students                      

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