Carteret County Public School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 17 public schools managed by Carteret County Public School District serving 8,404 students in Atlantic, North Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Carteret County Public School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Atlantic Atlantic Elementary School
    151 School Drive
    Atlantic, NC 28511
    (252)225-3961

    Grades: PK-5 | 86 students
  • Beaufort Beaufort Elementary School
    110 Carraway Drive
    Beaufort, NC 28516
    (252)728-3316

    Grades: PK-5 | 491 students
  • Beaufort Beaufort Middle School
    100 Carraway Drive
    Beaufort, NC 28516
    (252)728-4520

    Grades: 6-8 | 268 students
  • Newport Bogue Sound Elementary School
    3323 Highway 24
    Newport, NC 28570
    (252)393-1279

    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
  • Morehead City Bridges School Alternative School
    140 Vashti Dr
    Morehead City, NC 28557
    (252)808-3040

    Grades: K-12 | 28 students
  • Newport Broad Creek Middle School
    2382 Hwy 24
    Newport, NC 28570
    (252)247-3135

    Grades: 6-8 | 656 students
  • Newport Croatan High School
    1 Cougar Lane
    Newport, NC 28570
    (252)393-7022

    Grades: 9-12 | 910 students
  • Smyrna Down East Middle And Smyrna Elementary School
    174 Marshallberg Road
    Smyrna, NC 28579
    (252)729-2301

    Grades: PK-8 | 272 students
  • Beaufort East Carteret High School
    3263 Hwy 70 E
    Beaufort, NC 28516
    (252)728-3514

    Grades: 9-12 | 591 students
  • Harkers Island Harkers Island Elementary School
    1163 Island Road
    Harkers Island, NC 28531
    (252)728-3755

    Grades: K-5 | 97 students
  • Morehead City Morehead City Middle School
    400 Barbour Road
    Morehead City, NC 28557
    (252)726-1126

    Grades: 6-8 | 500 students
  • Morehead City Morehead City Primary
    4409 Country Club Road
    Morehead City, NC 28557
    (252)247-2448

    Grades: PK-3 | 559 students
  • Morehead City Morehead Elementary At Camp Glenn
    3316 Arendell Street
    Morehead City, NC 28557
    (252)726-1131

    Grades: 4-5 | 294 students
  • Newport Newport Elementary School
    219 Chatham Street
    Newport, NC 28570
    (252)223-4201

    Grades: PK-5 | 751 students
  • Newport Newport Middle School
    500 E Chatham Street
    Newport, NC 28570
    (252)223-3482

    Grades: 6-8 | 412 students
  • Morehead City West Carteret High School
    4700 Country Club Road
    Morehead City, NC 28557
    (252)726-1176

    Grades: 9-12 | 1256 students
  • Swansboro White Oak Elementary School
    555 Wb Mclean Drive
    Swansboro, NC 28584
    (252)393-3990

    Grades: PK-5 | 804 students

Overview

School District NameCarteret County Public School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students8,404 students
# of Teachers602 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students4,118 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students4,286 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.39
# of American Indian Students37 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students89 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students730 students
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students531 students
% Black Students
6%
# of White Students6,467 students
% White Students
77%
# of Hawaiian Students24 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students526 students
% of Two or more races Students
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:92
# of Students in Kindergarten:549
# of Students in 1st Grade:574
# of Students in 2nd Grade:579
# of Students in 3rd Grade:602
# of Students in 4th Grade:630
# of Students in 5th Grade:602
# of Students in 6th Grade:705
# of Students in 7th Grade:620
# of Students in 8th Grade:684
# of Students in 9th Grade:689
# of Students in 10th Grade:793
# of Students in 11th Grade:703
# of Students in 12th Grade:582
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Carteret County Public School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Carteret County Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Carteret County Public School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Carteret County Public School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,966 is higher than the state average of $9,693. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,546 is higher than the state average of $9,473. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$87 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Carteret County Public School District and average revenue for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$92 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Carteret County Public School District and average spending for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,966$9,693
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Carteret County Public School District and average revenue per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,546$9,473
This chart display average spending per public school student in Carteret County Public School District and average spending per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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