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Garner High School

Garner, NC


Garner High School
8228 Hebron Church Road
Garner, NC  27529
Phone: 919-662-2379
Wake County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 2,626
Type: Regular School  
Garner High School

Garner High School


Metro Area Ranking

#36
Metro Area High School Ranking: Garner High School is ranked #36 out of 52 of the best high schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (31st percentile). Cick the link to see all 52 high schools.


State Ranking

#297
Statewide High School Ranking: Garner High School is ranked #297 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (43rd percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Garner High School is a 5-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Wake County, NC. Garner High School has an enrollment of approximately 2,626 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

50.0
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: Garner High School had a Student Growth Score of 50.0. This placed Garner High School in the 1st 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 16.1 35th 17.5
Math 18.2 36th 18.9
Reading 18.1 37th 19.1
Science 18.1 39th 18.8
Writing 5.9 52nd 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 Garner High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 24% - Level 4 (Solid)
 24% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 34% - Level 1
 34% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 21% - Level 1
 21% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 32% - Level 1
 32% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 541
Math 526
Composite Score 1067
SAT Participation Rate 49 %

Garner High had an average SAT score of 1067 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #113 out of 491 NC high schools (77th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Garner High was 49% 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
 90% - Garner High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 90% - Garner High School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

 
 American Indian - N/A
 
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 1%
 Asian - 1%
 Black - 41%
 Black - 41%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 32%
 White - 32%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Rand Road Elementary School 9 2.1 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
Aversboro Elementary School 4 3.3 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
East Garner Middle School 4 3.5 miles Garner, NC Regular 6-8
East Garner Elementary School 3 4.0 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
West View Elementary School 7 4.0 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
Timber Drive Elementary School 3 4.2 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
Vandora Springs Elementary School 4 4.4 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
Creech Road Elementary School 2 4.6 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
North Garner Middle School 4 4.9 miles Garner, NC Regular 6-8
Vance Elementary School 6 5.0 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
Clayton Middle School 6 5.3 miles Clayton, NC Regular 6-8
Cleveland Elementary School 9 5.4 miles Clayton, NC Regular PK-5
Cleveland Middle School 9 5.5 miles Garner, NC Regular 6-8
Barwell Road Elementary School 2 5.8 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
Polenta Elementary School 6 5.9 miles Garner, NC Regular PK-5
Smith Elementary School 2 6.0 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
West Clayton Elementary School 7 6.1 miles Clayton, NC Regular PK-5
Clayton High School 6 6.4 miles Clayton, NC Regular 9-12
Walnut Creek Elmentary Sschool 2 6.5 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5
Southeast Raleigh High School 2 6.7 miles Raleigh, NC Regular 9-12