Taylorsville Public Schools

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(7)
High Schools
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Middle Schools
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Elementary
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Pre-K
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There are 7 public schools in Taylorsville, NC, serving 3,983 students.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 48%.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Taylorsville, North Carolina Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • TaylorsvilleAlexander Central High School
    223 School Dr
    TaylorsvilleNC28681
    (828)632-7063
    1688 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Taylorsville
    Bethlehem Elementary School
    7900 Nc Hwy 127
    TaylorsvilleNC28681
    (828)495-8198
    492 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Taylorsville
    Ellendale Elementary School
    175 Ellendale Park Ln
    TaylorsvilleNC28681
    (828)632-4866
    323 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Taylorsville
    Sugar Loaf Elementary School
    3600 Nc Hwy 16n
    TaylorsvilleNC28681
    (828)632-2192
    291 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Taylorsville
    Taylorsville Elementary School
    100 7th St Sw
    TaylorsvilleNC28681
    (828)632-3072
    250 students | Gr. KG-5
  • Taylorsville
    West Alexander Middle School
    85 Bulldog Ln
    TaylorsvilleNC28681
    (828)495-4611
    602 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Taylorsville
    Wittenburg Elementary School
    7300 Church Rd
    TaylorsvilleNC28681
    (828)632-2395
    337 students | Gr. KG-5

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Did You Know?
Taylorsville, 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 0.00, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Taylorsville is John C Fremont School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or in the USA.