Top North Carolina Public Schools

Student by Ethnicity

(NC) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
4%
Hispanic
18%
Black
25%
White
48%
Two or more races
4%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.

Top Overall Ranked Public Schools in North Carolina (2020)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • 1.
    Brown Summit Middle SchoolRank: #1
    Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-84720 Nc Highway 150 East
    Browns SummitNC 27214
    (336)656-0432

  • 2.
    Nesbitt Discovery AcademyRank: #2
    Math: ≥95% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12175 Bingham Rd Ste 10
    AshevilleNC 28806
    (828)271-4521

  • 3.-6.
    Highland School Of TechnologyRank: #3-6
    Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121600 N Morris Street
    GastoniaNC 28052
    (704)810-8816

  • 3.-6.
    Metrolina Regional Scholars AcademyRank: #3-6
    Charter School
    Math: 95% (Top 1%) Reading: 95% (Top 1%)Math: 95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-85225 Seventy-seven Center Dr
    CharlotteNC 28217
    (704)503-1112

  • 3.-6.
    Quest AcademyRank: #3-6
    Charter School
    Math: ≥95% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-810908 Strickland Road
    RaleighNC 27615
    (919)841-0441

  • 3.-6.
    Raleigh Charter High SchoolRank: #3-6
    Charter School
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121307 Glenwood Avenue
    RaleighNC 27605
    (919)715-1155

  • 7.Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 94% (Top 1%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12600 Brewer Dr
    MonroeNC 28112
    (704)296-3088

  • 8.-12.
    Early College At GuilfordRank: #8-12
    Math: ≥90% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-125608 West Friendly Avenue
    GreensboroNC 27410
    (336)316-2860

  • 8.-12.
    Haywood Early CollegeRank: #8-12
    Math: ≥90% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-13185 Freedlander Drive
    ClydeNC 28721
    (828)565-4000

  • 8.-12.
    Henderson County Early CollegeRank: #8-12
    Math: ≥90% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-13Dr. Molly Parkhill Building, 3
    Flat RockNC 28731
    (828)697-4561

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Top North Carolina Public Schools by County (2020)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
39 Schools
24,792 Students
53% Minority
11 Schools
4,953 Students
20% Minority
4 Schools
1,406 Students
28% Minority
10 Schools
3,311 Students
67% Minority
6 Schools
3,047 Students
14% Minority
14 Schools
2,326 Students
16% Minority
16 Schools
7,367 Students
51% Minority
8 Schools
2,446 Students
86% Minority
14 Schools
4,490 Students
63% Minority
21 Schools
13,861 Students
34% Minority
59 Schools
30,885 Students
30% Minority
30 Schools
12,841 Students
32% Minority
49 Schools
39,047 Students
50% Minority
26 Schools
11,703 Students
21% Minority
5 Schools
1,864 Students
21% Minority
19 Schools
8,591 Students
23% Minority
6 Schools
2,673 Students
49% Minority
44 Schools
23,673 Students
41% Minority
21 Schools
10,597 Students
46% Minority
14 Schools
3,537 Students
14% Minority
4 Schools
2,026 Students
56% Minority
3 Schools
1,347 Students
12% Minority
30 Schools
15,031 Students
40% Minority
24 Schools
8,929 Students
51% Minority
25 Schools
13,895 Students
49% Minority
89 Schools
52,027 Students
71% Minority
11 Schools
4,064 Students
20% Minority
11 Schools
5,284 Students
24% Minority
47 Schools
23,904 Students
31% Minority
12 Schools
6,139 Students
27% Minority
13 Schools
9,852 Students
67% Minority
69 Schools
44,259 Students
76% Minority
17 Schools
7,802 Students
71% Minority
87 Schools
58,367 Students
62% Minority
18 Schools
8,704 Students
53% Minority
57 Schools
34,712 Students
41% Minority
5 Schools
1,685 Students
38% Minority
3 Schools
1,196 Students
22% Minority
20 Schools
7,614 Students
57% Minority
6 Schools
3,046 Students
70% Minority
134 Schools
78,486 Students
67% Minority
20 Schools
6,947 Students
72% Minority
30 Schools
20,930 Students
53% Minority
16 Schools
7,674 Students
13% Minority
25 Schools
14,017 Students
35% Minority
7 Schools
2,918 Students
87% Minority
14 Schools
8,917 Students
74% Minority
3 Schools
611 Students
44% Minority
48 Schools
29,583 Students
33% Minority
11 Schools
4,001 Students
27% Minority
47 Schools
37,164 Students
44% Minority
6 Schools
1,146 Students
51% Minority
16 Schools
10,148 Students
62% Minority
18 Schools
8,911 Students
65% Minority
25 Schools
13,514 Students
22% Minority
11 Schools
4,376 Students
23% Minority
6 Schools
2,261 Students
7% Minority
10 Schools
3,325 Students
58% Minority
14 Schools
6,038 Students
21% Minority
205 Schools
162,213 Students
70% Minority
5 Schools
1,210 Students
15% Minority
12 Schools
4,050 Students
60% Minority
26 Schools
13,600 Students
35% Minority
28 Schools
15,763 Students
69% Minority
46 Schools
26,913 Students
39% Minority
8 Schools
2,980 Students
89% Minority
38 Schools
26,671 Students
44% Minority
33 Schools
19,720 Students
46% Minority
5 Schools
1,845 Students
35% Minority
14 Schools
6,039 Students
57% Minority
16 Schools
9,438 Students
34% Minority
4 Schools
1,635 Students
34% Minority
13 Schools
5,600 Students
44% Minority
41 Schools
24,911 Students
65% Minority
7 Schools
2,212 Students
23% Minority
39 Schools
21,476 Students
36% Minority
16 Schools
7,523 Students
57% Minority
44 Schools
22,975 Students
87% Minority
27 Schools
12,530 Students
39% Minority
37 Schools
20,150 Students
43% Minority
20 Schools
10,017 Students
26% Minority
23 Schools
11,518 Students
65% Minority
10 Schools
5,651 Students
71% Minority
23 Schools
9,098 Students
30% Minority
19 Schools
6,012 Students
12% Minority
27 Schools
11,643 Students
29% Minority
8 Schools
3,446 Students
56% Minority
10 Schools
3,809 Students
18% Minority
3 Schools
601 Students
63% Minority
58 Schools
44,507 Students
38% Minority
19 Schools
7,908 Students
79% Minority
243 Schools
186,276 Students
52% Minority
9 Schools
2,249 Students
85% Minority
7 Schools
1,707 Students
78% Minority
11 Schools
4,807 Students
15% Minority
34 Schools
19,521 Students
63% Minority
23 Schools
9,911 Students
23% Minority
29 Schools
13,305 Students
71% Minority
14 Schools
5,419 Students
31% Minority
9 Schools
2,215 Students
16% Minority
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