Rolesville High School

  • Rolesville High School serves 2,096 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 45% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Rolesville High School's student population of 2,096 students has grown by 210% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 118 teachers has grown by 180% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,096 students
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Total Classroom Teachers118 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rolesville High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rolesville High School is 0.70, which is more than 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#1359 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rolesville High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
22%
17%
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Black
39%
26%
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White
32%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rolesville High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.700.46
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Graduation Rate
91%
88%
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rolesville High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rolesville High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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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