Top 3 Best Wake Forest Public High Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public high schools serving 5,873 students in Wake Forest, NC. The top ranked public high schools in Wake Forest, NC are Franklin Academy, Heritage High School and North Wake College And Career Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Wake Forest, NC public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the North Carolina public high school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 67% (versus the 51% statewide average). High schools in Wake Forest have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of North Carolina public high schools.
Wake Forest, NC public high school have a Graduation Rate of 93%, which is more than the North Carolina average of 86%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Franklin Academy, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in North Carolina or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the North Carolina public high school average of 49% (majority Black).

Best Wake Forest, NC Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Franklin Academy Charter School
    Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    648 Flaherty Ave
    Wake Forest, NC 27587
    (919) 570-8262

    Grades: K-12 | 1,639 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Heritage High School Math: 63% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1150 Forestville Road
    Wake Forest, NC 27587
    (919) 570-5600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,915 student
  • Rank: #33.
    North Wake College And Career Academy Math: 50-59% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    931 Durham Rd
    Wake Forest, NC 27587
    (919) 694-8650

    Grades: 9-11 | 125 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Wake Forest High School Math: 57% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    420 West Stadium Drive
    Wake Forest, NC 27587
    (919) 554-8611

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,194 students
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