Green Hope High School in Cary, NC - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,280
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    274 3.9
  • Ranking

Green Hope High School is a public coed school in Cary, North Carolina. It has 2,280 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 81% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 274 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

2500 Carpenter Upchurch Rd
Cary, NC 27519
(919) 380-3700

Ratings and Reviews
3.9 from 274 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: No matter what you enjoy doing, there is going to be something at this high school that you are going to love taking part in.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Green Hope is a great school and I have loved going here. Of course, not everything is perfect, but it is a school that takes pride in academic, athletic, and club excellence. These are some of the reasons why I love attending Green Hope High school
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: Most of the teachers at Green Hope are very good teachers and effectively know how to engage students.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Teachers: All of the teachers at Green Hope High School go above and beyond of what they are paid for. The help students who are struggling get higher grades than the students expect to get. The teaching styles of all the teachers are exceptional because Green Hope High School has most of the top teachers in Wake County. All of the teachers have supreme knowledge of the class they are teaching. All of the teachers care about the student's success academically and socially. All of the teachers communicate with the students who both are doing great in school and having trouble in school by helping both. All of the teachers have consistency in grading at the end of the year because we have the top teachers in Wake County and most likely North Carolina.
    • Parent
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: Many to get involved with.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.33 Green Hope Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Carpenter Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Highcroft Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Morrisville Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Davis Drive Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Mills Park Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Davis Drive Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Turner Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Panther Creek High School Public, Coed
3.00 Mills Park Middle School Public, Coed
Chesterbrook Academy - Preschool, Elementary, & Middle School Private, Coed
3.33 Sterling Montessori Academy Public, Charter, Coed
3.33 Cedar Fork Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Hopewell Academy Private, Coed
St. Michael the Archangel School Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Salem Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Salem Elementary School Public, Coed
Peace Montessori School Private, Montessori, Coed
3.00 Weatherstone Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Laurel Park Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Alston Ridge Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Apex High School Public, Coed
3.66 Cary Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
Thales Academy Private, Coed
3.00 Baucom Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 West Cary Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Olive Chapel Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Northwoods Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Apex Middle School Public, Coed
St. Mary Magdalene Catholic School Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Apex Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Briarcliff Elementary School Public, Coed
Research Triangle High School Public, Charter, Coed
3.00 Cary Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Kingswood Elementary School Public, Coed
Heartwood Montessori School Private, Montessori, Coed
3.00 Lufkin Road Middle School Public, Coed
2.00 Parkwood Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 Kestrel Heights School Public, Charter, Coed
4.33 Cary Academy Private, Coed
2.66 Reedy Creek Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Reedy Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 Lowe's Grove Middle School Public, Coed
3.00 Farmington Woods Elementary School Public, Magnet, Coed
2.66 East Cary Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Cary High School Public, Coed
3.00 Adams Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Penny Road Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Brier Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
Resurrection Lutheran School Private, Religious, Coed
New Life Christian Academy Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Oak Grove Elementary School Public, Coed
Atlas International School Private, Coed
3.00 Grace Christian School Private, Religious, Coed
1.00 Research Triangle Charter Academy Public, Charter, Coed
2.66 Pearsontown Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Southwest Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 Bethesda Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Cardinal Gibbons High School Private, Religious, Coed
The Raleigh School Private, Coed
Bethesda Christian Academy Private, Religious, Coed
3.00 Swift Creek Elementary School Public, Coed
2.00 Mt. Vernon School Public, Alternative, Coed
2.66 Dillard Drive Middle School Public, Coed
2.66 Dillard Drive Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Yates Mill Elementary School Public, Coed
3.00 Jordan High School Public, Coed
Adventist Christian Academy Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Athens Drive High School Public, Coed
Rejoice Academy Private, Religious, Coed
2.66 Hilburn Drive Academy Public, Coed
3.00 Combs Elementary School Public, Magnet, Coed
2.66 North Chatham Elementary School Public, Coed
Al-Iman School Private, Religious, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.66 Panther Creek High School 2 mi. 2,584
3.00 Apex High School 4 mi. 2,527
3.33 Cary High School 6 mi. 2,349
1.66 Hillside High School 10 mi. 1,236
3.00 Jordan High School 10 mi. 1,775

Around Green Hope High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 50%
Male 49%

Student Diversity

Green Hope High School United States North Carolina Apex High School Cary High School Hillside High School Jordan High School Panther Creek High School
White 65.0% 51.0% 51.2% 73.0% 51.0% 2.0% 32.0% 55.0%
Asian 20.0% 4.8% 2.8% 5.0% 5.0% 0% 5.0% 17.0%
African American 5.0% 15.0% 26.0% 7.0% 19.0% 83.0% 38.0% 14.0%
Hispanic 4.0% 25.0% 14.7% 8.0% 17.0% 11.0% 19.0% 8.0%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.8% 3.8% 4.0% 4.0% 2.0% 2.0% 4.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 1.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 26.2%
Grade 10 27.5%
Grade 11 24.3%
Grade 12 22.0%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 46 responses

  • 72% Yes
  • 17% Not sure.
  • 11% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 33 responses

  • 33% Academics are excellent
  • 19% There's something for everyone
  • 14% It respects everyone's individuality and ideas
  • 13% Teachers pay is very low, but they are amazing.
  • 12% Highly qualified, passionate teachers
  • 8% Effective parent involvement

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 27% Academic competitiveness (sometimes)
  • 20% Carpool
  • 14% The new parking lot
  • 14% Gossip
  • 8% Cheaters
  • 6% The way some people act superior to others
  • 6% Drugs
  • 4% I wish some teachers would try harder to encourage
  • 2% Bullying through social media

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 35 responses

  • 74% Strong academics
  • 23% Well rounded and successful at the same time
  • 3% The level of tolerance and immediate acceptance.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 37 responses

  • 68% Competitive
  • 11% Annoyingly competetive
  • 11% Welcoming, yet competitive
  • 8% Sweet and welcoming family atmosphere
  • 3% Social media obsessed

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 68% Get involved and work hard
  • 28% Work hard and express to your individuality
  • 4% VOLUNTEER A LOT

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 28 responses

  • 14% I love everything about this school.
  • 82% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 4% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.