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  • There are 73 alternative public schools in North Carolina, serving 5,292 students.
  • Alternative schools aim to help students whose needs may not be successfully met in regular schools.
  • Students who attend alternative schools and may be at risk of educational failure (as indicated by poor grades, truancy, disruptive behavior, pregnancy, or similar factors associated with temporary or permanent withdrawal from school).
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Carolina state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

North Carolina Alternative Public Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Fayetteville Alger B. Wilkins High School Plc Alternative School
    1429 Skibo Road
    Fayetteville, NC 28303
    (910)864-5438

    Grades: 9-12 | 115 students
  • Wadesboro Anson Academy Alternative School
    118 N. Ashe Street
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704)694-7447

    Grades: 9-12 | 94 students
  • Lincolnton Asbury Academy Alternative School
    221 Salem Church Road
    Lincolnton, NC 28092
    (704)736-4766

    Grades: 6-12 | 32 students
  • Rockingham Ashley Chapel Educational Center Alternative School
    377 Mizpah Road
    Rockingham, NC 28379
    (910)997-9800

    Grades: 7-12 | 74 students
  • Washington B C Ed Technical Center Alternative School
    820 North Bridge St
    Washington, NC 27899
    (252)946-5382

    Grades: 6-12 | 50 students
  • Hendersonville Balfour Education Center Alternative School
    2529 Asheville Highway
    Hendersonville, NC 28792
    (828)697-4629

    Grades: 6-12 | 168 students
  • Newland Blue Ridge Academy Alternative School
    76 Old Montezuma Rd
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828)733-3567

    Grades: 6-12 | 23 students
  • Sanford Bragg Street Academy Alternative School
    504 Bragg Street
    Sanford, NC 27330
    (919)775-2686

    Grades: 6-12 | 47 students
  • Morehead City Bridges School Alternative School
    140 Vashti Dr
    Morehead City, NC 28557
    (252)808-3040

    Grades: K-12 | 31 students
  • Bolivia Brunswick County Academy Alternative School
    1109 Old Ocean Highway
    Bolivia, NC 28422
    (910)754-9593

    Grades: 6-12 | 140 students
  • Concord Cabarrus Co Opportunity School Alternative School
    120 Marsh Avenue Nw
    Concord, NC 28025
    (704)793-1736

    Grades: 6-12 | 59 students
  • Wilmington Career Readiness Academy At Mosley Plc Alternative School
    3702 Princess Place Drive
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    (910)251-6161

    Grades: 9-12 | 52 students
  • Oxford Center For Innovative Learning Alternative School
    3144 Webb School Rd
    Oxford, NC 27565
    (919)690-2300

    Grades: K-12 | 16 students
  • Mocksville Central Davie Academy Alternative School
    160 Campbell Road
    Mocksville, NC 27028
    (336)751-5712

    Grades: 6-12 | 21 students
  • Clyde Central Haywood High School Alternative School
    3215 Broad Street
    Clyde, NC 28721
    (828)627-9944

    Grades: 9-12 | 74 students
  • Charlotte Commonwealth High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    5112 Central Ave
    Charlotte, NC 28205
    (704)899-4998

    Grades: 9-12 | 261 students
  • Swannanoa Community High School Alternative School
    235 Old Us 70
    Swannanoa, NC 28778
    (828)686-7734

    Grades: 9-12 | 141 students
  • Carthage The Community Learning Center @ Pinckney Alternative School
    160 Pinckney Road
    Carthage, NC 28327
    (910)947-2603

    Grades: 7-12 | 10 students
  • Cordova Cordova School Alternative School
    194 Church St
    Cordova, NC 28330
    (910)997-9805

    Grades: PK-12 | 110 students
  • Manteo Dare County Alternative School Alternative School
    829 Wingina Avenue
    Manteo, NC 27954
    (252)473-3141

    Grades: 9-12 | 26 students
  • Lexington Davidson County High School Alternative School
    2061 E Holly Grove Road
    Lexington, NC 27292
    (336)242-1459

    Grades: 6-12 | 70 students
  • Brevard Davidson River School Alternative School
    970 Ecusta Rd
    Brevard, NC 28712
    (828)884-9567

    Grades: 9-12 | 80 students
  • Durham Durham's Performance Learning Center Alternative School
    401 North Driver Street
    Durham, NC 27703
    (919)560-9190

    Grades: 9-12 | 243 students
  • Granite Falls Gateway School Alternative School
    1889 Dudley Shoals Road
    Granite Falls, NC 28630
    (828)396-8373

    Grades: 6-12 | 46 students
  • Elizabeth City H L Trigg Community Alternative School
    1004 Parkview Drive
    Elizabeth City, NC 27909
    (252)335-1765

    Grades: 6-12 | 80 students
  • Drexel Hallyburton Academy Alternative School
    205 South Main Street
    Drexel, NC 28619
    (828)437-4184

    Grades: 6-12 | 116 students
  • Salisbury Henderson High School Alternative School
    1215 North Main St
    Salisbury, NC 28144
    (704)639-3134

    Grades: 6-12 | 57 students
  • Greensboro Herbin Metz Education Center Alternative School
    400 O' Ferrell Street
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    (336)370-7065

    Grades: PK-8 | 68 students
  • Greensboro High School Ahead Academy Alternative School
    1401summit Avenue
    Greensboro, NC 27405
    (336)294-7640

    Grades: 6-8 | 100 students
  • Hudson Horizons Elementary School Alternative School
    143 Cedar Valley Road
    Hudson, NC 28638
    (828)726-5282

    Grades: K-5 | 31 students
  • Raeford J W Turlington School Alternative School
    116 W Prospect Ave
    Raeford, NC 28376
    (910)875-2583

    Grades: 6-12 | 58 students
  • Sylva Jackson Co School Of Alternatives Alternative School
    3770 Skyland Drive
    Sylva, NC 28779
    (828)586-4328

    Grades: K-12 | 97 students
  • Winston Salem Kingswood School Alternative School
    1001 Reynolda Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27104
    (336)703-4128

    Grades: PK-12 | 67 students
  • Wilmington Lake Forest Academy Alternative School
    1802 S 15th Street
    Wilmington, NC 28401
    (910)772-2515

    Grades: K-8 | 35 students
  • Wilmington Lakeside Alternative School
    3702 Princess Place Dr
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    (910)251-6161

    Grades: 6-12 | 34 students
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