Nash County Public Schools

There are 20 public schools in Nash County, North Carolina, serving 13,129 students.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Carolina state average of 48%.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Nash County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • BaileyBailey Elementary School
    6288 Pine St
    663 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Rocky MountBenvenue Elementary School
    2700 Nicodemus Mile Rd
    Rocky MountNC27804
    755 students | Gr. KG-5
  • NashvilleCedar Grove Elementary School
    8967 Cedar Grove Sch Loop R
    224 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Rocky MountEnglewood Elementary School
    101 Englewood Dr
    Rocky MountNC27804
    514 students | Gr. 3-5
  • Rocky Mount
    G R Edwards Middle School
    720 Edwards St
    Rocky MountNC27803
    738 students | Gr. 6-8
  • MiddlesexMiddlesex Elementary School
    13081 West Hanes Rd
    389 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Rocky MountN-rms Middle College High School
    530 North Old Carriage Rd
    Rocky MountNC27804
    206 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Rocky Mount
    Nash Central High School
    4279 Nash Central High Rd
    Rocky MountNC27804
    1230 students | Gr. 9-12
  • NashvilleNash Central Middle School
    1638 South First St
    606 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Nashville
    Nashville Elementary School
    209 East Virginia Ave
    778 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Rocky MountNorthern Nash High School
    4230 Green Hills Rd
    Rocky MountNC27804
    1219 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Red OakRed Oak Elementary School
    5603 Red Oak Rd
    Red OakNC27868
    299 students | Gr. KG-2
  • Rocky MountRocky Mount High School
    308 South Tillery St
    Rocky MountNC27804
    1167 students | Gr. 9-12
  • BaileySouthern Nash High School
    6446 Southern Nash High Rd
    1272 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Spring HopeSouthern Nash Middle School
    5301 South Nc 581
    Spring HopeNC27882
    1089 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Spring Hope
    Spring Hope Elementary School
    401 Mclean St
    Spring HopeNC27882
    559 students | Gr. KG-5
  • WhitakersSwift Creek Elementary School
    2420 Swift Creek Sch Rd
    356 students | Gr. 3-5
  • NashvilleW L Greene Alternative
    Alternative School
    323 East 6th St
    Alternative School
    101 students | Gr. 6-12
  • Rocky MountWilliford Elementary School
    801 Williford St
    Rocky MountNC27803
    423 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Rocky Mount
    Winstead Avenue Elementary School
    Winstead Ave
    Rocky MountNC27804
    541 students | Gr. KG-2

County Statistics

About Nash County County Statistics (NC) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 98,651 people 9,242,160 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 17% 24%
Median Household Income $42,138 $41,544
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Did You Know?
Nash County, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.61, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Nash County is School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or in the USA.