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Athens Drive High School

Raleigh, NC


Athens Drive High School
1420 Athens Drive
Raleigh, NC  27606
Phone: 919-233-4050
Wake County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 1,872
Type: Regular School  
Athens Drive High School

Athens Drive High School


Metro Area Ranking

#30
Metro Area High School Ranking: Athens Drive High School is ranked #30 out of 52 of the best high schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (42nd percentile). Cick the link to see all 52 high schools.


State Ranking

#172
Statewide High School Ranking: Athens Drive High School is ranked #172 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (67th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Athens Drive High School is a 7-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Wake County, NC. Athens Drive High School has an enrollment of approximately 1,872 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

87.8
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Athens Drive High School had a Student Growth Score of 87.8. This placed Athens Drive High School in the 78th percentile of 2410 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

 North Carolina Letter Grades
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests

Average ACT Scores

Subject Average Score at
This School
Average Score
This School's State
Percentile Rating
State Percentile
State Average of
All NC Schools
State Average
English 18.5 54th 17.5
Math 19.7 50th 18.9
Reading 19.5 48th 19.1
Science 19.3 50th 18.8
Writing 6.1 57th 5.6

Nearly all North Carolina public and charter school students who are enrolled in grade 11 for the first time are required to take the ACT. In the chart above, you can get a sense for how the average ACT scores at Athens Drive High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 21% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 5% - Level 3
 5% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 19% - Level 1
 19% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 27% - Level 1
 27% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 569
Math 572
Composite Score 1141
SAT Participation Rate 60 %

Athens Drive High had an average SAT score of 1141 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #46 out of 491 NC high schools (91st percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Athens Drive High was 60% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 88% - Athens Drive High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 88% - Athens Drive High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 7%
 Asian - 7%
 Black - 27%
 Black - 27%
 Hispanic - 20%
 Hispanic - 20%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 41%
 White - 41%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Athens Drive High School for the 2016-2017 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for Athens Drive High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Combs Elementary School 9 0.7 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
Dillard Drive Elementary School 6 1.3 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
Dillard Drive Middle School 7 1.3 miles Raleigh, NC Regular 6-8
Centennial Campus Middle School 5 1.5 miles Raleigh, NC Regular 6-8
Mount Vernon School 1 1.6 miles Raleigh, NC Regular K-8
Swift Creek Elementary School 6 2.1 miles Raleigh, NC Regular K-5
Yates Mill Elementary School 8 2.4 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
Wake STEM Early College High School 10 2.5 miles Raleigh, NC Regular 9-13
Olds Elementary School 9 2.7 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
Adams Elementary School 7 2.9 miles Cary, NC Regular PK-5
Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy 9 3.0 miles Raleigh, NC Regular 6-13
Cary High School 8 3.1 miles Cary, NC Regular 9-12
East Cary Middle School 9 3.2 miles Cary, NC Regular 6-8
Martin Middle School 10 3.3 miles Raleigh, NC Regular 6-8
Wiley Elementary School 6 3.5 miles Raleigh, NC Regular K-5
Lacy Elementary School 10 3.6 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
Farmington Woods Elementary School 10 3.6 miles Cary, NC Regular PK-5
Needham Broughton High School 8 3.6 miles Raleigh, NC Regular 9-12
Washington Elementary School 7 3.8 miles Raleigh, NC Regular K-5
Partnership Elementary School 4 3.8 miles Raleigh, NC Regular K-5