Wake Forest High School
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|Wake Forest High School|
|420 West Stadium Drive
Wake Forest, North Carolina, United States, North America,
|Motto||Excellence Will Be Standard|
|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|
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%.
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.