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76%
  • Holly Grove Elementary
  • 1451 Avent Ferry Road, Holly Springs
  • Wake County Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 1,128
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
73%
  • Holly Springs Elementary
  • 401 Holly Springs Road, Holly Springs
  • Wake County Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 1,086
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
64%
  • Holly Springs High
  • 5329 Cass Holt Road, Holly Springs
  • Wake County Schools
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 2,418
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
62%
  • Holly Ridge Elementary
  • 900 Holly Springs Road, Holly Springs
  • Wake County Schools
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 803
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
56%
  • Holly Grove Middle School
  • 1401 Avent Ferry Road, Holly Springs
  • Wake County Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,439
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
56%
  • Holly Ridge Middle School
  • 950 Holly Springs Road, Holly Springs
  • Wake County Schools
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,222
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
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Holly Springs school information

IndexHolly SpringsNorth CarolinaNational
Average Test Scores64%44%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools41,89579,221
Total private schoolsn/a51024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1837,963
The Holly Springs, NC educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Holly Springs public schools have average test scores of 64% which is 47% higher than than the North Carolina average and 30% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Holly Springs public schools is 15:1, compared to 15:1 in North Carolina and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 94.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 94.0% have completed high school, 56.7% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Holly Springs

IndexHolly SpringsNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade94.7%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school94.0%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college82.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree65.7%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors56.7%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters18.0%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.3%1.3%

Holly Springs, NC School Districts

Wake County Schools

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Holly Springs. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Holly Springs, NC schools is 64%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Holly Springs, NC, an average of 94.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 94.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Holly Springs schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Holly Springs, NC schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Morrisville, NC22,60082%66%
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Fuquay-Varina, NC22,72253%7%
Raleigh, NC441,32652%6%
Holly Springs, NC30,12664%30%

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Lawrenceville, GA30,12745%8%
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Helena, MT30,10243%13%
Holly Springs, NC30,12664%30%
Source: The Holly Springs, NC education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.