Cary, NC
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Cary Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Wake County Schools School District Details

Wake County Schools School District
5625 Dillard Drive
Cary, NC 27518

155,820 Students enrolled in District

176 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Wake County Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to North Carolina

(10 is best)

Better than of NC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Abbotts Creek Elementary School
9900 Durant Road
Raleigh, NC, 27614
PK-05
Adams Elementary School
805 Cary Towne Blvd
Cary, NC, 27511
PK-05
Alston Ridge Elementary School
11555 Green Level Church Rd.
Cary, NC, 27519
PK-05
Apex Elementary School
700 Tingen Road
Apex, NC, 27502
PK-05
Apex Friendship High School
7801 Humie Olive Rd
Apex, NC, 27502
09-10
Apex High School
1501 Laura Duncan Rd
Apex, NC, 27502
09-12
Apex Middle School
400 East Moore Street
Apex, NC, 27502
06-08
Athens Drive High School
1420 Athens Drive
Raleigh, NC, 27606
09-12
Aversboro Elementary School
1605 Aversboro Rd
Garner, NC, 27529
PK-05
Baileywick Road Elementary School
9425 Baileywick Road
Raleigh, NC, 27615
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 49.9% 52.5%
Black 25.2% 27.0%
Hispanic 17.2% 16.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.4% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 1.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.2% 57.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.3% 51.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.9% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,075 $779,185,050 55.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $396 $60,799,464 4.3%
Staff $222 $34,084,548 2.4%
General Administration $40 $6,141,360 0.4%
School Administration $500 $76,767,000 5.4%
Operation $504 $77,381,136 5.5%
Transportation $515 $79,070,010 5.6%
Other $257 $39,458,238 2.8%
Total Support $2,434 $373,701,756 26.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,682 $258,244,188 18.3%
Total Expenditures $9,192 $1,411,284,528 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,102 $7,831,432,242 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $430 $660,749,638 4.7%
Staff $271 $415,938,053 3.0%
General Administration $116 $177,611,565 1.3%
School Administration $541 $830,359,672 5.9%
Operation $708 $1,086,760,231 7.8%
Transportation $376 $577,643,896 4.1%
Other $269 $413,352,963 2.9%
Total Support $2,712 $4,162,738,812 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,319 $2,024,227,338 14.4%
Total Expenditures $9,132 $14,018,618,976 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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