3400 Rogers Road
Wake Forest, NC 27587
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Heritage Middle School serves 1,260 students in grades 6-8.
Heritage Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Heritage Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

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School Overview

Heritage Middle School's student population of 1,260 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,260 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
74 teachers
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School Rankings

Heritage Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Heritage Middle School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#128 out of 2571 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
18%
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Black
13%
25%
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White
75%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Heritage Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heritage Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
HMS is one of the best middle schools in the wake county school district. They have more than enough supplies, and great teachers. It is a good school and I reccomend the school.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,260 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in NC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.42 (Btm 50%)

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