Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,105
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    248 3.6
  • Ranking

Holly Springs High School is a public school in Holly Springs Township, North Carolina. It has 2,105 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 92% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 248 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

950 Holly Springs Rd
Holly Spring, NC 27540
(919) 577-1444

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 248 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: i didn't get in trouble much so i didn't pay much attention
    • Niche User
    • N/A
    Sports & Fitness: I didn't participate in sports things or go to games or anything.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Teachers: Most of my teachers were fantastic, there were one or two who just seemed like they didn't care enough though.
    • Niche User
    • N/A
    Extracurriculars: I didn't participate in clubs so I wouldn't know. They seemed to be talked about so I assume they existed at my school.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Educational Outcomes: I don't feel prepared for the "real world" at all.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.66 Holly Ridge Elementary School Public
3.66 Holly Springs Elementary School Public
Southern Wake Academy Public, Charter
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3.00 Mitchell High School Public
3.66 Herbert Akins Road Elementary School Public
3.66 Holly Grove Elementary School Public
3.33 West Lake Elementary School Public
3.66 Middle Creek Elementary School Public
3.33 Middle Creek High School Public
3.66 West Lake Middle School Public
3.00 Fuquay-Varina High School Public
3.66 Ballentine Elementary School Public
3.66 Penny Road Elementary School Public
3.66 Lufkin Road Middle School Public
3.00 Lincoln Heights Elementary School Public, Magnet
3.66 Oak Grove Elementary School Public
3.33 Fuquay-Varina Middle School Public
3.66 Apex Elementary School Public
3.66 Fuquay-Varina Elementary School Public
3.66 Apex Middle School Public
Resurrection Lutheran School Private, Religious
3.66 Baucom Elementary School Public
Thales Academy Private
St. Mary Magdalene Catholic School Private, Religious
3.66 Apex High School Public
1.66 Hilltop Christian School Private, Religious
3.66 Laurel Park Elementary School Public
3.66 Salem Elementary School Public
Peace Montessori School Private, Montessori
3.66 Salem Middle School Public
4.00 Willow Springs Elementary School Public
3.66 Banks Road Elementary School Public
3.66 Olive Chapel Elementary School Public
3.66 Farmington Woods Elementary School Public, Magnet
4.00 Briarcliff Elementary School Public
2.66 Cary Christian School Private, Religious
3.66 Yates Mill Elementary School Public
3.66 Swift Creek Elementary School Public
4.00 Davis Drive Middle School Public
Johnathan's House Christian School Private, Religious
3.66 Cary High School Public
4.00 Davis Drive Elementary School Public
Chesterbrook Academy - Preschool, Elementary, & Middle School Private
St. Michael the Archangel School Private, Religious
4.00 Cary Elementary School Public
Heartwood Montessori School Private, Montessori
3.66 Turner Creek Elementary School Public
3.33 Dillard Drive Middle School Public
3.66 Adams Elementary School Public
3.66 Dillard Drive Elementary School Public
Atlas International School Private
4.00 East Cary Middle School Public
3.66 Weatherstone Elementary School Public
3.00 Grace Christian School Private, Religious
4.00 Northwoods Elementary School Public
3.66 Kingswood Elementary School Public
Triangle Montessori Academy Private, Montessori
3.33 Vance Elementary School Public
2.66 Wake Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.66 Athens Drive High School Public
3.33 Centennial Campus Middle School Public, Magnet
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.66 Holly Springs Elementary School 1 mi. 1,120
3.33 Middle Creek High School 3 mi. 1,858
3.66 West Lake Middle School 3 mi. 1,269
3.00 Fuquay-Varina High School 4 mi. 2,022
3.66 Apex Middle School 5 mi. 1,092

Around Holly Springs High School

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

Gender

Gender
Male 52%
Female 47%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 28.6%
Grade 10 26.1%
Grade 11 25.1%
Grade 12 20.1%

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 24 responses

  • 67% Yes
  • 21% Not sure.
  • 12% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 46% Good social class mix, supportive teachers
  • 38% WAKE COUNTY SNOW DAYS
  • 8% Sports, the clubs and most school activities.
  • 8% Supportive teachers

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 42% Over crowded
  • 33% Starts very early (7:25)
  • 8% The students have no school spirit
  • 8% Middle school-esque rules and regulations
  • 8% It is a fairly new school and it have mobile units

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 15 responses

  • 67% How new it is.
  • 33% Hot lunch

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 53% We are the Golden Hawks!
  • 27% HAWKS
  • 20% Crowded

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 62% Take advantages of all the opportunities.
  • 25% Pay attention in class.
  • 12% Get to know people

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements regarding parent involvement at this school?     Based on 13 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Most parents at this school put too much pressure on their kids
  • Most parents at this school are very involved in their child's education
  • The PTA/PTO (i.e. parent groups) are very committed and have a positive impact on the school environment
  • Most parents at this school care about the success of all students, not just their own
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for school athletic events
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for non-athletic school events
  • The parents at this school have a very positive impact on the school's environment and culture
  • The parents at this school respect the opinions and judgements of teachers and administrators
  • Most parents at this school are really great parents.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 23% I love everything about this school.
  • 54% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 23% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.