Apex Schools

Thinking about moving to the Apex area? If so, you’ll be living amongst some of the most highly rated schools in the state. Apex is part of the Wake County Public School System and is home to 16 public schools and several private schools. Wake County Public School System has a lot to offer students, and the schools located in Apex are some of the district’s top performers.

Let’s explore what Apex and the Wake County Public School System have to offer.

Wake County Public Schools

District Accolades

  • A- Niche ranking
  • 90% graduation rate
  • Multiple Blue Ribbon schools

District Overview

  • 157,673 total students
  • 10,899 total teachers
  • 194 total schools

Sports, Curriculum, and Special Programs


As the #1 district for athletes in North Carolina, Apex schools offer a variety of prominent athletic opportunities for students to explore. Whether students are pursuing a future playing collegiate sports or just looking for a fun after-school activity, they’ll find it throughout Wake County Schools. Some of the most popular sports include:

  • Football
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Track & field/cross country
  • Lacrosse
  • Cheerleading
  • Soccer

Classes & Programs

As part of the largest school system in the state, students have a plethora of opportunities to learn and thrive in an educational environment that fits their learning style and individual goals. Here are some of the programs offered in the district:

  • Arts and music programs
  • Honor societies
  • Clubs and organizations
  • STEM programs
  • Early college
  • Magnet schools
  • CTE courses

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School Disclaimer

The information on this page is as accurate as possible, but it is also subject to change at any time. Linda Craft Team Realtors advises all parents to contact their local school board or a specific institution before making any decisions.