Apex Friendship High School

  • Apex Friendship High School serves 1,533 students in grades 9-11.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Apex Friendship High School's student population of 1,533 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has grown by 51% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-11
Total Students1,533 students
Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Apex Friendship High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Apex Friendship High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Apex Friendship High School is 0.46, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#167 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
Asian
5%
3%
Hispanic
8%
17%
Black
11%
26%
White
72%
49%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Apex Friendship High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.460.46
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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