Top 10 Best Greensboro Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 83 public schools serving 48,797 students in Greensboro, NC. Greensboro has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Greensboro, NC are Early College At Guilford, Stem Early College @ Nc A&t Su and Philip J Weaver Ed Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Greensboro, NC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Greensboro have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of North Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Best Greensboro, NC Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Early College At Guilford
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
5608 West Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 316-2860
Grades: 9-12
| 197 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Stem Early College @ Nc A&t Su
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
402 Laurel Street
Greensboro, NC 27411
(336) 370-8580
Grades: 9-12
| 187 students
Rank: #33.
Philip J Weaver Ed Center
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
300 South Spring Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 370-8282
Grades: 9-12
| 307 students
Rank: #44.
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: #55.
Uncg Early/middle College
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1408 Walker Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27412
(336) 334-3662
Grades: 9-12
| 205 students
Rank: #66.
Northern Guilford Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(3)
3801 Nc Highway 150 East
Greensboro, NC 27455
(336) 656-4032
Grades: K-5
| 631 students
Rank: #77.
Northwest Guilford High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
5240 Northwest School Road
Greensboro, NC 27409
(336) 605-3300
Grades: 9-12
| 2,099 students
Rank: #88.
Northern Guilford High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7101 Spencer Dixon Road
Greensboro, NC 27455
(336) 643-8449
Grades: 9-12
| 1,365 students
Rank: #99.
Middle College High At Bennett
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
610 Gorrell Street
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 517-1832
Grades: 9-12
| 105 students
Rank: #1010.
Ep Pearce Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2006 Pleasant Ridge Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 605-5480
Grades: K-5
| 736 students
Rank: #1111.
Northwest Guilford Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(4)
5300 Northwest School Road
Greensboro, NC 27409
(336) 605-3333
Grades: 6-8
| 1,041 students
Rank: #1212.
Brooks Global Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
1215 Westover Terrace
Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 370-8228
Grades: K-5
| 394 students
Rank: #1313.
Kernodle Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(3)
3600 Drawbridge Parkway
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 545-3717
Grades: 6-8
| 779 students
Rank: #1414.
Grimsley High School
Magnet School
Math: 63% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
801 Westover Terrace
Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 370-8180
Grades: 9-12
| 1,721 students
Rank: #1515.
Academy At Smith
Magnet School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2225 South Holden Road
Greensboro, NC 27407
(336) 316-5866
Grades: 9-12
| 211 students
Rank: #1616.
Sternberger Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
518 North Holden Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 294-7390
Grades: PK-5
| 412 students
Rank: #1717.
Northern Guilford Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
616 Simpson-calhoun Road
Greensboro, NC 27455
(336) 605-3342
Grades: 6-8
| 858 students
Rank: #1818.
Cornerstone Charter Academy-cfa
Charter School
Math: 56% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7800 Airport Center Drive
Greensboro, NC 27409
(336) 482-3855
Grades: K-11
| 1,071 students
Rank: #1919.
Alamance Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3600 Williams Dairy Road
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 697-3177
Grades: PK-5
| 542 students
Rank: #2020.
Jesse Wharton Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5813 Lake Brandt Road
Greensboro, NC 27455
(336) 545-3700
Grades: K-5
| 514 students
Rank: #2121.
Morehead Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4630 Tower Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 294-7370
Grades: PK-5
| 621 students
Rank: #2222.
Lincoln Academy
Magnet School
Math: 49% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1016 Lincoln Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 370-3471
Grades: 4-8
| 665 students
Rank: #2323.
Middle College At Nc A&t
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411
(336) 691-0941
Grades: 9-12
| 123 students
Rank: #2424.
General Greene Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 54% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1501 Benjamin Parkway
Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 545-2015
Grades: K-5
| 488 students
Rank: #2525.
David D Jones Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 47% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
502 South Street
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 370-8230
Grades: PK-5
| 720 students
Rank: #2626.
Western Guilford High School
Magnet School
Math: 42% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
409 Friendway Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 316-5800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,248 students
Rank: #2727.
Claxton Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3720 Pinetop Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 545-2010
Grades: K-5
| 600 students
Rank: #2828.
Kiser Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
716 Benjamin Parkway
Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 370-8240
Grades: 6-8
| 867 students
Rank: #2929.
John Van Lindley Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2700 Camden Road
Greensboro, NC 27403
(336) 294-7360
Grades: PK-5
| 506 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Page High School
Magnet School
Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
201 Alma Pinnix Drive
Greensboro, NC 27405
(336) 370-8200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,916 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Southeast Guilford High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4530 Southeast School Road
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 674-4300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,345 students
Rank: #3232.
Southern Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
5720 Drake Road
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 674-4325
Grades: PK-5
| 312 students
Rank: #3333.
Southeast Guilford Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4825 Woody Mill Road
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 674-4280
Grades: 6-8
| 945 students
Rank: #3434.
Southern Guilford High School
Magnet School
Math: 49% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5700 Drake Road
Greensboro, NC 27406
(336) 674-4250
Grades: 9-12
| 1,095 students
Rank: #3535.
Mendenhall Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
205 Willoughby Boulevard
Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 545-2000
Grades: 6-8
| 709 students
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Greensboro, North Carolina Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1401summit Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27405
(336) 294-7640
Grades: 6-8
| 98 students
201 N Church Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 333-9484
Grades: 6-8
| 128 students

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