Phillips High School

  • Phillips High School serves 118 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower 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 ≤20% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Phillips High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Phillips High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Phillips High School's student population of 118 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students118 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Phillips High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Phillips High School is 0.61, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2394 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
34%
17%
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Black
52%
25%
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White
8%
48%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.610.68
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Graduation Rate≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Phillips High School is Longview (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Raleigh Longview Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 49 students
    0.4 miles
    318 N King Charles Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27610
    (919)856-7691
    0.4 6-12 49
  • Raleigh Enloe High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2499 students
    0.7 miles
    128 Clarendon Crescent
    Raleigh, NC 27610
    (919)856-7918
    0.7 9-12 2499
  • Raleigh Conn Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 503 students
    0.8 miles
    1220 Brookside Dr
    Raleigh, NC 27604
    (919)856-7637
    0.8 PK-5 503
  • Raleigh Powell Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 343 students
    0.8 miles
    1130 Marlborough Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27610
    (919)856-7737
    0.8 PK-5 343
  • Raleigh Hunter Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 715 students
    1.0 miles
    1018 E Davie St
    Raleigh, NC 27601
    (919)856-7676
    1.0 PK-5 715

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