Top 10 Best Graduation Rate Public Schools in North Carolina (2021)

Public schools in North Carolina achieve an average graduation rate of 86% (2021).
The public schools with the highest graduation rate are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest graduation rate in North Carolina is Marvin Ridge High School with ≥99% of students graduating.

Top Graduation Rate Public Schools in North Carolina (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Graduation Rate Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Marvin Ridge High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥99%
    Grades: 9-122825 Crane Road
    WaxhawNC 28173
    (704) 290-1520

  • Rank: #2-42.-4.
    Cuthbertson High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 98%
    Grades: 9-121400 Cuthbertson Rd
    WaxhawNC 28173
    (704) 296-0105

  • Rank: #2-42.-4.
    Hendersonville High SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 98%
    Grades: 9-121 Bearcat Boulevard
    HendersonvilleNC 28791
    (828) 697-4802

  • Rank: #2-42.-4.
    Weddington High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 98%
    Grades: 9-124901 Monroe-weddington Road
    MatthewsNC 28104
    (704) 708-5530

  • Rank: #5-105.- 10.
    Green Hope High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-122500 Carpenter Upchurch Road
    CaryNC 27519
    (919) 380-3700

  • Rank: #5-105.- 10.
    Northwest Guilford High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-125240 Northwest School Road
    GreensboroNC 27409
    (336) 605-3300

  • Rank: #5-105.- 10.
    Panther Creek High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-126770 Mccrimmon Parkway
    CaryNC 27519
    (919) 463-8656

  • Rank: #5-105.- 10.
    Providence High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-121800 Pineville-matthews Rd
    CharlotteNC 28270
    (980) 343-5390

  • Rank: #5-105.- 10.
    Smoky Mountain High SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-12100 Smoky Mountain Drive
    SylvaNC 28779
    (828) 586-2177

  • Rank: #5-105.- 10.
    Surry Central High SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-12716 South Main Street
    DobsonNC 27017
    (336) 386-8842

  • Rank: #11-1811.- 18.
    Apex Friendship High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-127801 Humie Olive Rd
    ApexNC 27502
    (919) 694-0500

  • Rank: #11-1811.- 18.
    Cox Mill High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-121355 Cox Mill Rd
    ConcordNC 28027
    (704) 788-6700

  • Rank: #11-1811.- 18.
    Franklin High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-12100 Panther Drive
    FranklinNC 28734
    (828) 524-6467

  • Rank: #11-1811.- 18.
    Hickory Ridge High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-127321 Raging Ridge Road
    HarrisburgNC 28075
    (704) 454-7300

  • Rank: #11-1811.- 18.
    Holly Springs High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-125329 Cass Holt Road
    Holly SpringsNC 27540
    (919) 577-1444

  • Rank: #11-1811.- 18.
    North Henderson High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-1235 Fruitland Road
    HendersonvilleNC 28792
    (828) 697-4500

  • Rank: #11-1811.- 18.
    Phillip O Berry Academy Of TechnologyMagnet School
    Math: ≤1% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-121430 Alleghany St
    CharlotteNC 28208
    (980) 343-5992

  • Rank: #11-1811.- 18.
    Southwest Guilford High SchoolMath: ≤1% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-124364 Barrow Road
    High PointNC 27265
    (336) 819-2970

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Andrews High SchoolMath: ≤10% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-1250 High School Drive
    AndrewsNC 28901
    (828) 321-5415

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Atkins Academic & Technical High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≤1% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-123605 Old Greensboro Road
    Winston SalemNC 27101
    (336) 703-6754

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Avery High Stem AcademyMath: ≤10% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12401 Avery County High School R
    NewlandNC 28657
    (828) 733-0151

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Brunswick County Early CollegeMath: ≤5% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-1350 College Road Ne
    SupplyNC 28462
    (910) 754-8565

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Burke Middle CollegeMath: ≤5%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 11-121001 Burkemont Ave
    MorgantonNC 28655
    (828) 448-3175

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Caldwell Early CollegeMath: ≤5% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-132859 Hickory Blvd Sw
    HudsonNC 28638
    (828) 759-4636

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Cato Middle College High SchoolMath: ≤5%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 11-138120 Grier Rd Suite 171-b
    CharlotteNC 28235
    (980) 343-1452

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Central Academy Of Technology And ArtsMath: ≤1% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12600 Brewer Dr
    MonroeNC 28112
    (704) 296-3088

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Challenger Early College High SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-122550 Hwy 70 Se
    HickoryNC 28602
    (828) 485-2980

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    City Of Medicine AcademyMath: ≤5% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12301 Crutchfield Road
    DurhamNC 27704
    (919) 560-2001

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Community School Of DavidsonCharter School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: K-12404 Armour Street
    DavidsonNC 28036
    (704) 897-8061

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Crossroads Arts Sciences Early CollegeMath: ≤10% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-13476 N Center St
    StatesvilleNC 28677
    (704) 978-0034

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Franklin AcademyCharter School
    Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: K-12648 Flaherty Ave
    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919) 570-8262

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Gc Middle College High SchoolMath: ≤10%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 11-12815 West Market Street
    GreensboroNC 27401
    (336) 370-8300

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    Highland School Of TechnologyMagnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-121600 N Morris Street
    GastoniaNC 28052
    (704) 810-8816

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66.
    J D Clement Early College High SchoolMath: ≤5% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-121801 Fayetteville Street, Nccu
    DurhamNC 27707
    (919) 560-2696

  • Rank: #19-6619.- 66. Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 12245 College Rd
    SmithfieldNC 27577
    (919) 464-2303

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