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Fuquay-Varina High School

Fuquay-Varina, NC


Fuquay-Varina High School
201 Bengal Blvd
Fuquay-Varina, NC  27526
Phone: 919-557-2511
Wake County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 2,164
Type: Regular School  
Fuquay-Varina High School

Fuquay-Varina High School


Metro Area Ranking

#31
Metro Area High School Ranking: Fuquay-Varina High School is ranked #31 out of 52 of the best high schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (40th percentile). Cick the link to see all 52 high schools.


State Ranking

#178
Statewide High School Ranking: Fuquay-Varina High School is ranked #178 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (66th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Fuquay-Varina 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. Fuquay-Varina High School has an enrollment of approximately 2,164 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

91.3
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Fuquay-Varina High School had a Student Growth Score of 91.3. This placed Fuquay-Varina High School in the 86th 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 50th 17.5
Math 19.6 50th 18.9
Reading 19.6 48th 19.1
Science 19.4 51st 18.8
Writing 5.8 50th 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 Fuquay-Varina High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 20% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 54% - Level 4 (Solid)
 54% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 21% - Level 2
 21% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 16% - Level 1
 16% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 550
Math 554
Composite Score 1104
SAT Participation Rate 32 %

Fuquay-Varina High had an average SAT score of 1104 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #77 out of 491 NC high schools (84th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Fuquay-Varina High was 32% 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
 92% - Fuquay-Varina High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 92% - Fuquay-Varina High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 2%
 Asian - 2%
 Black - 17%
 Black - 17%
 Hispanic - 17%
 Hispanic - 17%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 60%
 White - 60%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Fuquay-Varina 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 Fuquay-Varina High School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Fuquay-Varina Middle School 7 0.9 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular 6-8
Lincoln Heights Elementary School 2 1.2 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Ballentine Elementary School 8 1.5 miles Fuquay Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Herbert Akins Rd Elementary School 9 1.5 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Fuquay-Varina Elementary School 7 2.0 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Willow Springs Elementary School 10 3.6 miles Willow Spring, NC Regular K-5
Holly Springs High School 9 3.7 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular 9-12
Holly Grove Middle School 10 3.8 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular 6-8
Holly Grove Elementary School 10 3.9 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular PK-5
Holly Ridge Middle School 8 4.0 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular 6-8
Holly Springs Elementary School 10 4.4 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular PK-5
Holly Ridge Elementary School 10 4.4 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular PK-5
West Lake Middle School 9 4.5 miles Apex, NC Regular 6-8
West Lake Elementary School 10 4.6 miles Apex, NC Regular PK-5
Middle Creek High School 8 4.9 miles Apex, NC Regular 9-12
Banks Rd Elementary School 9 5.1 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
Middle Creek Elementary School 9 5.2 miles Apex, NC Regular PK-5
LaFayette Elementary School 9 7.3 miles Fuqua-Varina, NC Regular K-5
Angier Elementary School 3 7.4 miles Angier, NC Regular 3-5
Oak Grove Elementary School 9 7.9 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5