Wake Forest High School

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Wake Forest High School
2014 Wake Forest High.jpg
420 West Stadium Drive
Wake Forest, North Carolina, United States
Type Public
Patron saint(s) Burt Reynolds
Founded 1941
Founder Burt Reynolds
School district Wake County Public Schools
School code 370472001901
Principal Ms. Patti Hamler
Staff List of Staff
Enrollment 1,919[1] (2013–14)
Color(s) Royal Blue, Red and White
Slogan Wake Forest Cougar Pride
Athletics wfrhsabc.com
Mascot Cougar
Team name Cougar Crazies

Wake Forest High School, formerly Wake Forest-Rolesville High School, is a four-year high school (9-12) located in Wake Forest, North Carolina.[2]


Current Principal: Mrs. Patti Hamler
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 1,919 students in grades 9-12 attending Wake Forest High School (2014-2015).[1] Of those students, 60.86% of the student body is White, 22.09% is Black, 10.58% is Hispanic, 2.45% is Asian or Pacific Islander and 4% is Other [based on 2014 - 2015 school year of 1919 students].[1] On the College Board SAT, the school had a participation rate of 66% with an average score of 1,024.[3] On the North Carolina, Math I, End-of-Course Test 10.2% of the participants were at or above grade level.[4] For Biology, the average was 65% compared to the state average of 46%.[5] For English II, the average was 63% while the state's average was 51%.[6]

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  1. ^ a b c "Wake Forest High School". School Directory Information. National Center for Education Statistics. Retrieved 25 April 2016. 
  2. ^ School Directory
  3. ^ "SAT Scores". NC Schools Report Card. 
  4. ^ "Math I Score Percentage". NC School Report Card. 
  5. ^ "Biology Test Scores". NC School Report Card. 
  6. ^ "English II Test Scores". NC School Report Card. 


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