Wake Forest High School

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Wake Forest High School
Logo as it appeared when the schol was named Wake Forest-Rolesville High School
420 West Stadium Drive
Wake Forest, North Carolina, United States, North America,
Type Public
Motto Excellence Will Be Standard
Founded 1941
School district Wake County Public Schools
Principal Mrs. Patti Hamler
Staff List of Staff
Number of students Approximately 2,025
Color(s) Royal Blue, Red and White
Athletics wfrhsabc.com
Mascot Cougar

Wake Forest High School, formerly Wake Forest-Rolesville High School, is a four year high school (9-12) located in Wake Forest, North Carolina.[1]


Current Principal: Mrs. Patti Hammy as of October 3, 2012
2012-2013 Dr. Clinton Robinson: Promoted to Southwestern Area Superintendent
2009-2011 Dr. Tina Hoots: Retired at end of the year.
1997-2009 Mr. Andre Smith: Promoted to Northeastern Area Superintendent


There are around 1940 students in grades 9-12 attending Wake Forest High School. Of those students 60% of the student body is White, 22% is Black, 10% is Hispanic, and 3% Asian. On the North Carolina, Algebra II,End-of-Course Tests, the school average was 89%, above the state average of 82%. For Biology, the average was 65% compared to the state average of 46%. In 2012, the Biology average for the school was the highest with the school average at 92%. For English II, the average was 63% while the state's average was 51%.

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Wake Forest students have been offered admission to some of the nations best colleges and universities including Davidson College, Duke University, UNC Chapel-Hill, North Carolina State University, University of Virginia, U.S Naval Academy, U.S Air Force Academy, Columbia University, and more.

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Coordinates: 35°59′06″N 78°30′57″W / 35.9851°N 78.5158°W / 35.9851; -78.5158