Top 10 Best Guilford County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 134 public schools serving 78,486 students in Guilford County, NC. Guilford County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Guilford County, NC are Brown Summit Middle School, Early College At Guilford and Stem Early College @ Nc A&t Su. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Guilford County, NC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Guilford County 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 Guilford County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Brown Summit Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4720 Nc Highway 150 East
Browns Summit, NC 27214
(336) 656-0432
Grades: 6-8
| 243 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
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: #2 - 32. - 3.
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: #44.
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: #55.
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: #66.
Middle College At Gtcc-greensboro
Math: ≥80% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3505 East Wendover Avenue
Jamestown, NC 27282
(336) 375-2466
Grades: 9-13
| 120 students
Rank: #77.
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: #88.
Oak Ridge Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2050 Oak Ridge Road
Oak Ridge, NC 27310
(336) 643-8410
Grades: PK-5
| 754 students
Rank: #99.
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: #1010.
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: #1111.
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: #1212.
Southwest Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4372 Southwest School Road
High Point, NC 27265
(336) 819-2992
Grades: K-5
| 900 students
Rank: #1313.
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: #1414.
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: #1515.
Summerfield Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7501 Summerfield Road
Summerfield, NC 27358
(336) 643-8444
Grades: K-5
| 643 students
Rank: #1616.
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: #1717.
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: #1818.
Middle College At Gtcc-high Point
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
901 South Main Street
High Point, NC 27260
(336) 819-4111
Grades: 9-13
| 128 students
Rank: #1919.
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: #2020.
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: #2121.
Colfax Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9112 West Market Street
Colfax, NC 27235
(336) 275-4332
Grades: PK-5
| 630 students
Rank: #2222.
Gtcc Middle College High School
Magnet School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
601 East Main Street
Jamestown, NC 27282
(336) 819-2957
Grades: 9-13
| 191 students
Rank: #2323.
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: #2424.
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: #2525.
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: #2626.
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: #2727.
Stokesdale Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8025 Us Highway 158
Stokesdale, NC 27357
(336) 643-8420
Grades: PK-5
| 557 students
Rank: #2828.
Kearns Academy
Magnet School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1710 Mcguinn Dr.
High Point, NC 27265
(336) 885-7905
Grades: 9-12
| 129 students
Rank: #2929.
Millis Road Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4310 Millis Road
Jamestown, NC 27282
(336) 819-2125
Grades: PK-5
| 498 students
Rank: #3030.
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: #3131.
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: #3232.
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: #3333.
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: #3434.
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: #3535.
Florence Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7605 Florence School Road
High Point, NC 27265
(336) 819-2120
Grades: PK-5
| 716 students
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Guilford County 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
7911 Summerfield Rd
Summerfield, NC 27358
(336) 643-8400
Grades: K-1
| 329 students

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