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Terry Sanford High School is a public school in Fayetteville, NC. It has 1,414 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 103 reviews written and they have been mixed.

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On Teachers: some teachers were awesome and some were just an average teacher.

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Recent Alumnus

On Sports & Fitness: i enjoyed going to all athletic events!

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Recent Alumnus

On Extracurriculars: I often did baseball and it was really fun! I got to meet friends and make them as well.

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Recent Alumnus

On Resources & Facilities: Everyone at the school was very helpful and encouraging through my senior year.

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High School Senior

On Academics: Dont get too much of homework because the teachers would more likely provide you with the work in class so you can be allowed to get some right now help if you need it. To prevent students fromsaying they didnt know they had homework or didnt know how to do a problem of such source.

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Terry Sanford High School is a public school in Fayetteville, NC. It has 1,414 students in grades 9-12. Students score average on state standardized tests. There have been 103 reviews written and they have been mixed.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

81%

Test Performance

51
Terry Sanford High School performed better than 51% of other schools on North Carolina math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
1770

Based on 21 students surveyed
Math
570
Verbal
610
Writing
590

ACT:
28

Based on 10 students surveyed
Math
26
English
27
Reading
31
Science
26
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 7 responses

  • 29% Ghetto-ness mixed with money
  • 29% Old school with lots of traditions/successful alum
  • 29% Successful athletic programms, best soccer
  • 14% Teachers

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 33% Lots of clubs
  • 33% Intersting mix of students
  • 33% High test scores

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 6 responses

  • 33% Don't take the basic level classes
  • 33% Take the AP classes
  • 33% Pick honors classes and theglobal studies program

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 5 responses

  • 60% Get out while you can
  • 20% Old money
  • 20% The best in the county

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% Yes
  • 12% Not sure.
  • 25% No

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 44% Building is old
  • 33% Cafeteria is dull
  • 22% The hallways are too small and need to be wider.

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
48.4%
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Female
51.6%
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Racial Diversity

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White
44.0%
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African American
35.8%
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Hispanic
8.2%
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Asian
6.3%
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Multiracial
4.5%
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Native American
1.1%
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Pacific Islander
0.1%