Southern Wake Academy



Southern Wake Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Southern Wake Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 68
7 68
8 54
9 56
10 49
11 45
12 30

Southern Wake Academy is a public high school of the Southern Wake Academy located in Holly Springs, NC. It has 370 students in grades 6th through 12th. Southern Wake Academy is the 415th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 13,212th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 11.0 to 1.

Total Students: 370
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.67

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Southern Wake Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 198
(54%)
198
(54%)
 Female 172
(46%)
172
(46%)

Southern Wake Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 323
(87%)
323
(87%)
 Black 18
(5%)
18
(5%)
 Hispanic 16
(4%)
16
(4%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
8
(2%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Southern Wake Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 344
(93%)
344
(93%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 14
(4%)
14
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(3%)
12
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Southern Wake Academy is ranked 625th out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Southern Wake Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.0%) is significantly lower than the state average of 48.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Southern Wake Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 102
2006 82
2007 105
2008 90
2009 106
2010 80
2011 124
2012 176
2013 237
2014 306
2015 370

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.5
2006 N/A
2007 6.2
2008 6
2009 13.2
2010 10.3
2011 13.8
2012 13.4
2013 13.7
2014 11.8
2015 11

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010 N/A
2011 0.088709677419355
2012 0.039772727272727
2013 0.033755274261603
2014 0.068627450980392
2015 0.07027027027027

Compare Southern Wake Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,100.0% 11.0:1
 
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.0%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 

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