Athens Drive High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
37.3
Algebra Proficiency
2.7
English Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,974 Students
  • 118 Teachers

Athens Drive High
1420 ATHENS DR
RALEIGH, NC 27606

Phone: (919) 233-4050

District: Wake County Public School System

Overview

At Athens Drive High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Athens Drive High is 42 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 47 percent. Athens Drive High is 1 of 24 high schools in the Wake County Public School System.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,974
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 47%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 32%
Full-Time Teachers 118

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 84%
Proficient in Algebra 59%
College Readiness Index 37.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 24
Total Students 40,864
Proficient in English (district average) 81%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 72%
College Readiness (district average) 26.2

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Nearby Schools

Athens Drive High is 1 of 24 schools in the Wake County Public School System.

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