Top 10 Best North Carolina Charter Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 192 charter public schools serving 101,528 students in North Carolina.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in North Carolina are Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy, Quest Academy and Raleigh Charter High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
North Carolina charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 46% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Best North Carolina Charter Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy
Charter School
Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5225 Seventy-seven Center Dr
Charlotte, NC 28217
(704) 503-1112
Grades: K-8
| 375 students
Rank: #22.
Quest Academy
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10908 Strickland Road
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 841-0441
Grades: K-8
| 141 students
Rank: #33.
Raleigh Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1307 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27605
(919) 715-1155
Grades: 9-12
| 564 students
Rank: #44.
Magellan Charter
Charter School
Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
9324 Baileywick Road
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 844-0277
Grades: 3-8
| 407 students
Rank: #55.
Woods Charter
Charter School
Math: 79% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
160 Woodland Grove Ln
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
(919) 960-8353
Grades: K-12
| 512 students
Rank: #66.
Research Triangle High School
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3106 East Nc Highway 54
Durham, NC 27709
(919) 998-6757
Grades: 9-12
| 518 students
Rank: #77.
Endeavor Charter
Charter School
Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4879 One World Way
Wake Forest, NC 27587
(919) 848-0333
Grades: K-8
| 511 students
Rank: #88.
Greensboro Academy
Charter School
Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
4049 Battleground Ave
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 286-8404
Grades: K-8
| 756 students
Rank: #99.
Triangle Math And Science Academy
Charter School
Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
312 Gregson Dr.
Cary, NC 27511
(919) 388-0077
Grades: K-11
| 868 students
Rank: #1010.
The Expedition School
Charter School
Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
437 Dimmocks Mill Rd Ste 33
Hillsborough, NC 27278
(919) 245-8432
Grades: K-8
| 336 students
Rank: #1111.
Lake Norman Charter
Charter School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(5)
12435 Old Statesville Road
Huntersville, NC 28078
(704) 948-8600
Grades: K-12
| 1,907 students
Rank: #1212.
Pine Lake Preparatory
Charter School
Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
104 Yellow Wood Circle
Mooresville, NC 28115
(704) 237-5304
Grades: K-12
| 1,862 students
Rank: #1313.
The Academy Of Moore County
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
12588 Us 15-501 Hwy
Aberdeen, NC 28315
(910) 757-0401
Grades: K-5
| 345 students
Rank: #1414.
Southeastern Academy
Charter School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12251 Nc Hwy 41 North
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 738-7828
Grades: K-8
| 218 students
Rank: #1515.
Gray Stone Day
Charter School
Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
49464 Merner Terrace
Misenheimer, NC 28109
(704) 463-0567
Grades: 6-12
| 836 students
Rank: #1616.
Roxboro Community School
Charter School
Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
115 Lake Drive
Roxboro, NC 27573
(336) 597-0020
Grades: 6-12
| 714 students
Rank: #1717.
Thomas Jefferson Class Academy
Charter School
Math: 69% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
2527 Us 221a Hwy
Mooresboro, NC 28114
(828) 657-9998
Grades: K-12
| 1,293 students
Rank: #1818.
Longleaf School Of The Arts
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
9400 Forum Drive
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 896-8164
Grades: 9-12
| 333 students
Rank: #1919.
Sterling Montessori Academy
Charter School
Math: 64% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
202 Treybrooke Drive
Morrisville, NC 27560
(919) 462-8889
Grades: PK-8
| 609 students
Rank: #2020.
Summerfield Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5303 Hwy 220 N
Summerfield, NC 27358
(336) 643-1974
Grades: K-8
| 763 students
Rank: #2121.
Community School Of Davidson
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
404 Armour Street
Davidson, NC 28036
(704) 897-8061
Grades: K-12
| 1,366 students
Rank: #2222.
Eno River Academy
Charter School
Math: 64% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
920 Corporate Drive
Hillsborough, NC 27278
(919) 644-6272
Grades: K-11
| 531 students
Rank: #2323.
Envision Science Academy
Charter School
Math: 63% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
590 Traditions Grande Blvd
Wake Forest, NC 27587
(919) 435-4002
Grades: K-8
| 668 students
Rank: #2424.
Peak Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1601 Orchard Villas Ave
Cary, NC 27511
(919) 377-1552
Grades: K-7
| 600 students
Rank: #2525.
The Exploris School
Charter School
Math: 58% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
401 Hillsborough St.
Raleigh, NC 27603
(919) 715-3690
Grades: K-8
| 421 students
Rank: #2626.
Franklin Academy
Charter School
Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
648 Flaherty Ave
Wake Forest, NC 27587
(919) 570-8262
Grades: K-12
| 1,639 students
Rank: #2727.
Pine Springs Prep Academy
Charter School
Math: 58% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
220 Rosewood Centre Drive
Holly Springs, NC 27540
(919) 439-9448
Grades: K-6
| 509 students
Rank: #2828.
Nc Leadership Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 61% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4353 High Point Rd
Kernersville, NC 27284
(336) 992-2710
Grades: K-12
| 768 students
Rank: #2929.
Socrates Academy
Charter School
Math: 65% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
3909 Weddington Rd
Matthews, NC 28105
(704) 321-1711
Grades: K-8
| 686 students
Rank: #3030.
Lincoln Charter School
Charter School
Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
7834 Galway Lane
Denver, NC 28037
(704) 483-6611
Grades: K-12
| 2,058 students
Rank: #3131.
Voyager Academy
Charter School
Math: 58% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
4302 Ben Franklin Blvd
Durham, NC 27704
(919) 433-3301
Grades: K-12
| 1,348 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Tiller School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1950 Hwy 70e
Beaufort, NC 28516
(252) 728-1995
Grades: K-5
| 206 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Two Rivers Community School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1018 Archie Carroll Road
Boone, NC 28607
(828) 262-5411
Grades: K-8
| 176 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Francine Delany New School
Charter School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
119 Brevard Road
Asheville, NC 28806
(828) 236-9441
Grades: K-8
| 177 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Union Academy
Charter School
Math: 62% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(5)
675 North Ml King Jr Blvd
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 238-8883
Grades: K-12
| 1,710 students
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