Top High Schools in Wake County, North Carolina

Wake County, North Carolina, is located in the center of the state and has tons to offer its residents, including some of the best public schools in the nation.

We’ve listed 15 of the county’s top high schools, but if you are interested in more, you can view the complete list of high schools in Wake County, here. All of the top 15 high schools listed below received a Cruvita Medal of Excellence for the nation. Eight of the schools received Bronze Medals, 4 received Silver Medals, and the top 3 schools rank among the top 5 percent of the schools in the nation and received Cruvita Gold Medals of Excellence.

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1 Green Hope High School Cary
2 Apex High School Apex
3 Panther Creek High School Cary
4 Leesville Road High School Raleigh
5 Wake Early College of Health Sciences Raleigh
6 Holly Springs High School Holly Springs
7 Fuquay-Varina High School Fuquay-Varina
8 Wakefield High School Raleigh
9 Cary High School Cary
10 Sanderson High School Raleigh
11 Wake Forest High School Wake Forest
12 Millbrook High School Raleigh
13 Middle Creek High School Apex
14 Athens Drive High School Raleigh
15 Needham Broughton High School Raleigh

You can also read other Cruvita articles about the area:
Top 10 Elementary Schools in Wake County
Top 30 Schools for Homebuyers in Wake County
Top 100 Schools for Homebuyers in the RTP/ Raleigh-Durham Metro Market.