Taylorsville Public Schools

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(7)
High Schools
(1)
Middle Schools
(1)
Elementary
(5)
Pre-K
(1)
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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Recent Public School Articles
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Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
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Wyoming recently became the first state to reject the Next Generation Science Standards because of concern regarding lessons that teach human-caused climate change. Several other states have also taken measures to reject the standards, which has some education officials concerned about the quality of instruction students in those states will receive.
School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
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.