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

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 27 public schools serving 11,643 students in Surry County, NC. Surry County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Surry County, NC are Surry Early College, Shoals Elementary School and Elkin High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Surry County, NC public schools have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Surry County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of North Carolina public schools.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Best Surry County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Surry Early College
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
630 South Main Street
Dobson, NC 27017
(336) 386-3621
Grades: 9-13
| 277 students
Rank: #22.
Shoals Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1800 Shoals Road
Pinnacle, NC 27043
(336) 325-2518
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: #33.
Elkin High School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
334 Elk Spur St
Elkin, NC 28621
(336) 835-3858
Grades: 9-12
| 377 students
Rank: #44.
Mount Airy High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1011 N South St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 789-5147
Grades: 9-12
| 525 students
Rank: #55.
Elkin Middle School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
300 Elk Spur St
Elkin, NC 28621
(336) 835-3175
Grades: 7-8
| 159 students
Rank: #66.
Pilot Mountain Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
543 Old Westfield Road
Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
(336) 368-2641
Grades: 6-8
| 434 students
Rank: #77.
Elkin Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
135 Old Virginia Rd
Elkin, NC 28621
(336) 835-2756
Grades: PK-6
| 655 students
Rank: #88.
East Surry High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(2)
801 W Main Street
Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
(336) 368-2251
Grades: 9-12
| 607 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Dobson Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 W Atkins Street
Dobson, NC 27017
(336) 386-8913
Grades: PK-5
| 379 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
White Plains Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
710 Cadle Ford Rd
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 320-3434
Grades: PK-5
| 318 students
Rank: #1111.
Millennium Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 50% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 Old Springs Rd
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 789-7570
Grades: K-12
| 841 students
Rank: #1212.
Flat Rock Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1539 E Pine St
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 786-2910
Grades: PK-5
| 253 students
Rank: #1313.
Mount Airy Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
249 Hamburg Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 789-9021
Grades: 6-8
| 350 students
Rank: #1414.
Mountain Park Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
505 Mountain Park Rd
State Road, NC 28676
(336) 874-3933
Grades: PK-5
| 171 students
Rank: #1515.
Surry Central High School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
716 South Main Street
Dobson, NC 27017
(336) 386-8842
Grades: 9-12
| 782 students
Rank: #1616.
J Sam Gentry Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1915 W Pine Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 786-4155
Grades: 6-8
| 365 students
Rank: #1717.
Pilot Mountain Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
218 Friends St.
Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
(336) 444-8200
Grades: PK-5
| 425 students
Rank: #1818.
Copeland Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
948 Copeland School Road
Dobson, NC 27017
(336) 374-2572
Grades: PK-5
| 307 students
Rank: #1919.
Rockford Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
719 Rockford Rd
Dobson, NC 27017
(336) 374-6300
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students
Rank: #2020.
Cedar Ridge Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
734 Flippin Road
Lowgap, NC 27024
(336) 352-4320
Grades: PK-5
| 388 students
Rank: #2121.
Central Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
883 Zephyr Rd
Dobson, NC 27017
(336) 386-4018
Grades: 6-8
| 605 students
Rank: #2222.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
519 S Franklin Road
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 786-2459
Grades: PK-5
| 547 students
Rank: #2323.
Meadowview Magnet Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1282 Mckinney Road
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 789-0276
Grades: 6-8
| 380 students
Rank: #2424.
North Surry High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2440 W Pine Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 789-5055
Grades: 9-12
| 877 students
Rank: #2525.
Westfield Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
273 Jessup Grove Church Rd
Pilot Mountain, NC 27041
(336) 351-2745
Grades: PK-5
| 221 students
Rank: #2626.
Jones Intermediate
Math: 30% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2170 Riverside Drive
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 786-4131
Grades: 3-5
| 388 students
315 Culbert Street
Mount Airy, NC 27030
(336) 789-9046
Grades: PK-2
| 365 students

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