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For the 2021 school year, there are 38 public schools in Onslow County, NC, serving 26,671 students. Onslow County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Carolina.
Onslow 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 46% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Onslow County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of North Carolina public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Onslow County, NC are Swansboro Elementary School, Dixon Elementary School and Carolina Forest Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the North Carolina public school average of 16:1.

Top Onslow County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Swansboro Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    118 School Rd
    Swansboro, NC 28584
    (910) 326-1501

    Grades: K-5 | 635 students
  • Dixon Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    130 Betty Dixon Rd
    Holly Ridge, NC 28445
    (910) 327-2104

    Grades: PK-4 | 1,025 student
  • Carolina Forest Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    141 Carolina Forest Boulevard
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 346-1778

    Grades: K-5 | 890 students
  • Queens Creek Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    159 Queens Creek Road
    Swansboro, NC 28584
    (910) 326-5115

    Grades: PK-5 | 664 students
  • Summersill Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    250 Summersill School Road
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 455-2672

    Grades: PK-5 | 653 students
  • New Bridge Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    401 New Bridge Street
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 346-5144

    Grades: 6-8 | 485 students
  • Parkwood Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2900 Northwoods Dr
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 347-6711

    Grades: K-5 | 539 students
  • Southwest Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2601 Burgaw Hwy
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 347-0900

    Grades: PK-5 | 862 students
  • Swansboro Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1240 West Corbett Ave
    Swansboro, NC 28584
    (910) 326-3601

    Grades: 6-8 | 835 students
  • Bell Fork Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    500 Bell Fork Rd
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 347-4459

    Grades: K-5 | 652 students
  • Dixon Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    118 Ridgefield Ave
    Sneads Ferry, NC 28460
    (910) 347-2738

    Grades: 5-8 | 858 students
  • Trexler Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    112 East Foy Street
    Richlands, NC 28574
    (910) 324-4414

    Grades: 6-8 | 754 students
  • Richlands Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    110 E Foy Street
    Richlands, NC 28574
    (910) 324-4142

    Grades: 3-5 | 859 students
  • Silverdale Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    841 Smith Road
    Maysville, NC 28555
    (910) 326-5146

    Grades: K-5 | 448 students
  • Northwoods Park Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    904 Sioux Dr
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 347-1202

    Grades: 6-8 | 628 students
  • Sand Ridge Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    868 Sand Ridge Road
    Hubert, NC 28539
    (910) 326-5199

    Grades: K-5 | 617 students
  • Jacksonville Commons Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    315 Commons Drive South
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 346-6888

    Grades: 6-8 | 985 students
  • Meadow View Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1026 Fire Tower Rd
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 478-3522

    Grades: K-5 | 703 students
  • Northwoods Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    617 Henderson Dr
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 347-2808

    Grades: K-5 | 455 students
  • Richlands High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8100 Richlands Hwy
    Richlands, NC 28574
    (910) 324-4191

    Grades: 9-12 | 912 students
  • Hunters Creek Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4040 Hunters Trail
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 353-2147

    Grades: 6-8 | 705 students
  • Southwest Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3000 Furia Dr
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 455-1105

    Grades: 6-8 | 562 students
  • Stateside Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    132 Stateside Blvd
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 478-3460

    Grades: K-5 | 753 students
  • Jacksonville Commons Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1121 Commons Drive North
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 347-1056

    Grades: K-5 | 693 students
  • Dixon High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    160 Dixon School Rd
    Holly Ridge, NC 28445
    (910) 347-2958

    Grades: 9-12 | 921 students
  • Northside High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    365 Commons Drive South
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 455-4868

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,188 student
  • Morton Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    485 Old 30 Road
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 353-0930

    Grades: PK-5 | 709 students
  • Hunters Creek Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3450 Hunters Trail
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 353-4443

    Grades: PK-5 | 619 students
  • Southwest High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1420 Burgaw Hwy
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 455-4888

    Grades: 9-12 | 777 students
  • Jacksonville High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1021 Henderson Dr
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 989-2048

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,289 student
  • Swansboro High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    161 Queens Creek Rd
    Swansboro, NC 28584
    (910) 326-4300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,127 student
  • Blue Creek Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1260 Burgaw Hwy
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 347-1717

    Grades: K-5 | 459 students
  • White Oak High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 Piney Green Rd
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 455-1541

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,083 student
  • Clyde Erwin Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    323 New River Dr
    Jacksonville, NC 28540
    (910) 347-1261

    Grades: K-5 | 421 students
  • Onslow Early College
    444 Western Blvd
    Jacksonville, NC 28546
    (910) 938-6702

    Grades: 9 | 54 students
  • Show 3 more public schools in Onslow County, NC (out of 38 total schools)
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