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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 60 top blue ribbon public elementary schools in North Carolina, serving 31,654 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Top North Carolina Blue Ribbon Public Elementary Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Havelock Arthur W Edwards Elementary School
    200 Education Lane
    Havelock, NC 28532
    (252)444-5140

    649 students
    Year: 2008
  • Burnsville Bald Creek Elementary School
    100 Bald Creek School Road
    Burnsville, NC 28714
    (828)682-2535

    159 students
    Year: 2016
  • Burnsville Bee Log Elementary School
    55 Bee Log Road
    Burnsville, NC 28714
    (828)682-3271

    51 students
    Year: 2007
  • Charlotte Beverly Woods Elementary School
    6001 Quail Hollow Rd
    Charlotte, NC 28210
    (980)343-3627

    787 students
    Year: 2015
  • Fort Bragg Bowley Elementary School
    3445 Randolph St., Bldg 1-3479
    Fort Bragg, NC 28307
    (910)907-0202

    345 students
    Year: 2015
  • Cary Briarcliff Elementary School
    1220 Pond St
    Cary, NC 27511
    (919)460-3443

    574 students
    Year: 2014
  • Browns Summit Brown Summit Middle School Magnet School
    4720 Nc Highway 150 East
    Browns Summit, NC 27214
    (336)656-0432

    242 students
    Year: 2011
  • Marshall Brush Creek Elementary School
    265 Upper Brush Creek Road
    Marshall, NC 28753
    (828)649-1547

    371 students
    Year: 2009
  • Chocowinity Chocowinity Primary
    606 Gray Road
    Chocowinity, NC 27817
    (252)946-3881

    534 students
    Year: 2015
  • Asheville Claxton Elementary School Magnet School
    241 Merrimon Avenue
    Asheville, NC 28801
    (828)350-6500

    478 students
    Year: 2004
  • Greensboro Claxton Elementary School
    3720 Pinetop Road
    Greensboro, NC 27410
    (336)545-2010

    600 students
    Year: 2004
  • Hendersonville Clear Creek Elementary School
    737 N Clear Creek Road
    Hendersonville, NC 28792
    (828)697-4760

    522 students
    Year: 2017
  • Burnsville Clearmont Elementary School
    1175 Clearmont School Road
    Burnsville, NC 28714
    (828)682-2337

    117 students
    Year: 2005
  • Autryville Clement Elementary School
    3220 Maxwell Rd
    Autryville, NC 28318
    (910)567-2112

    408 students
    Year: 2018
  • Collettsville Collettsville School
    4690 Collettsville School Rd
    Collettsville, NC 28611
    (828)754-6913

    354 students
    Year: 2011
  • Davidson Davidson Elementary School
    635 South St
    Davidson, NC 28036
    (980)343-3900

    708 students
    Year: 2005
  • Cary Davis Drive Elementary School
    2151 Davis Drive
    Cary, NC 27519
    (919)387-2130

    1068 students
    Year: 2016
  • Cary Davis Drive Middle School
    2101 Davis Drive
    Cary, NC 27519
    (919)387-3033

    1299 students
    Year: 2017
  • Wade District No 7 Elementary School
    5721 Smithfield Road
    Wade, NC 28395
    (910)483-0001

    253 students
    Year: 2007
  • Wilmington Dr Hubert Eaton Senior Elementary School
    6701 Gordon Road
    Wilmington, NC 28405
    (910)397-1544

    582 students
    Year: 2005
  • Kings Mountain East Elementary School
    600 Cleveland Avenue
    Kings Mountain, NC 28086
    (704)476-8356

    256 students
    Year: 2008
  • Fayetteville Eastover-central Elementary School
    5174 Dunn Road
    Fayetteville, NC 28312
    (910)483-8997

    423 students
    Year: 2018
  • Matthews Elizabeth Lane Elementary School
    121 Elizabeth Ln
    Matthews, NC 28105
    (980)343-5700

    1000 students
    Year: 2005
  • Mills River Glenn C Marlow Elementary School
    1985 Butler Bridge Road
    Mills River, NC 28759
    (828)654-3225

    556 students
    Year: 2018
  • Charlotte Hawk Ridge Elementary School
    9201 Bryant Farms Rd
    Charlotte, NC 28277
    (980)343-5927

    920 students
    Year: 2005
  • Hendersonville Hendersonville Elementary School
    1039 Randall Circle
    Hendersonville, NC 28791
    (828)697-4752

    430 students
    Year: 2007
  • Huntersville Huntersville Elementary School
    200 Gilead Rd
    Huntersville, NC 28078
    (980)343-3835

    750 students
    Year: 2008
  • Iron Station Iron Station Elementary School
    4207 Hwy 27 E
    Iron Station, NC 28080
    (704)736-4292

    459 students
    Year: 2008
  • Asheville Isaac Dickson Elementary School Magnet School
    90 Montford Ave.
    Asheville, NC 28801
    (828)350-6800

    508 students
    Year: 2004
  • Charlotte Jay M Robinson Middle School
    5925 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
    Charlotte, NC 28277
    (980)343-6944

    1097 students
    Year: 2016
  • Shelby Jefferson Elementary School
    1166 Wyke Road
    Shelby, NC 28150
    (704)476-8390

    382 students
    Year: 2008
  • Kitty Hawk Kitty Hawk Elementary School
    16 Dogwood Trail
    Kitty Hawk, NC 27949
    (252)261-2313

    459 students
    Year: 2018
  • Laurel Hill Laurel Hill Elementary School
    11340 Old Wire Road
    Laurel Hill, NC 28351
    (910)462-2111

    528 students
    Year: 2006
  • Charlotte Mckee Road Elementary School
    4101 Mckee Rd
    Charlotte, NC 28270
    (980)343-3970

    538 students
    Year: 2005
  • Charlotte Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy Charter School
    5225 Seventy-seven Center Dr
    Charlotte, NC 28217
    (704)503-1112

    368 students
    Year: 2017
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