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Holly Springs High School

Holly Springs, NC


Holly Springs High School
5329 Cass Holt Road
Holly Springs, NC  27540
Phone: 919-577-1444
Wake County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 9 out of 10 stars
9

Grades Served: 9-12
Enrollment: 2,082
Type: Regular School  
Holly Springs High School

Holly Springs High School


Metro Area Ranking

#17
Metro Area High School Ranking: Holly Springs High School is ranked #17 out of 52 of the best high schools in Raleigh and surrounding areas (67th percentile). Cick the link to see all 52 high schools.


State Ranking

#110
Statewide High School Ranking: Holly Springs High School is ranked #110 out of 518 of the best high schools in North Carolina (79th percentile). Click the link to see all 518 high schools.


Overall, Holly Springs High School is a 9-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Wake County, NC. Holly Springs High School has an enrollment of approximately 2,082 students and serves grades 9-12. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

82.5
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Holly Springs High School had a Student Growth Score of 82.5. This placed Holly Springs High School in the 66th 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 19.7 63rd 17.5
Math 20.5 58th 18.9
Reading 21.4 63rd 19.1
Science 20.8 64th 18.8
Writing 6.2 59th 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 Holly Springs High stack up against those of other high schools in North Carolina.


End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 22% - Level 5 (Superior)
 22% - Level 5 (Superior)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 62% - Level 4 (Solid)
 62% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 13% - Level 1
 13% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 567
Math 563
Composite Score 1131
SAT Participation Rate 60 %

Holly Springs High had an average SAT score of 1131 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #53 out of 491 NC high schools (89th percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Holly Springs 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.




 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 2%
 Asian - 2%
 Black - 11%
 Black - 11%
 Hispanic - 9%
 Hispanic - 9%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 Two or More Races - 4%
 White - 74%
 White - 74%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Holly Grove Middle School 10 0.2 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular 6-8
Holly Grove Elementary School 10 0.3 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular PK-5
Holly Ridge Elementary School 10 2.3 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular PK-5
Holly Springs Elementary School 10 2.3 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular PK-5
Herbert Akins Rd Elementary School 9 2.6 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Holly Ridge Middle School 8 2.6 miles Holly Springs, NC Regular 6-8
Lincoln Heights Elementary School 2 3.4 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Fuquay-Varina High School 7 3.7 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular 9-12
Fuquay-Varina Middle School 7 4.2 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular 6-8
Ballentine Elementary School 8 4.5 miles Fuquay Varina, NC Regular PK-5
Fuquay-Varina Elementary School 7 5.4 miles Fuquay-Varina, NC Regular PK-5
West Lake Elementary School 10 5.4 miles Apex, NC Regular PK-5
West Lake Middle School 9 5.5 miles Apex, NC Regular 6-8
Middle Creek High School 8 5.6 miles Apex, NC Regular 9-12
Middle Creek Elementary School 9 5.8 miles Apex, NC Regular PK-5
Lufkin Road Middle School 10 6.4 miles Apex, NC Regular 6-8
Apex Elementary School 9 6.5 miles Apex, NC Regular PK-5
Penny Road Elementary School 9 6.8 miles Cary, NC Regular K-5
Apex Middle School 10 6.8 miles Apex, NC Regular 6-8
Oak Grove Elementary School 9 7.0 miles Raleigh, NC Regular PK-5