Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in North Carolina (2024)

Public schools in North Carolina achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 47% (2024).
The public schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in North Carolina is Brown Summit Middle School with ≥99%.
RLA Proficiency Range: 90% 99% Avg. RLA Proficiency: 92%

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in North Carolina (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
RLA Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Brown Summit Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥99%
Grades: 6-8
4720 Nc Highway 150 East
Browns Summit, NC 27214
(336) 656-0432
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Metrolina Reg Scholars Academy
Charter School
(Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥99%
Grades: K-8
5225 Seventy-seven Center Dr
Charlotte, NC 28217
(704) 503-1112
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
Brunswick County Early College
(Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-13
50 College Road Ne
Supply, NC 28462
(910) 754-8565
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
Challenger Early College High School
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-12
2550 Hwy 70 Se
Hickory, NC 28602
(828) 485-2980
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
Early College Of Forsyth Co
(Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-12
2100 Silas Creek Prky
Winston Salem, NC 27103
(336) 757-3290
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
Highland Sch Of Technology
Magnet School
(Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-12
1600 N Morris Street
Gastonia, NC 28052
(704) 810-8816
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
Nesbitt Discovery Academy
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-12
175 Bingham Rd Ste 10
Asheville, NC 28806
(828) 271-4521
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
North Wake College And Career Academy
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-13
931 Durham Rd
Wake Forest, NC 27587
(919) 694-8650
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
Quest Academy
Charter School
(Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: K-8
10908 Strickland Road
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 841-0441
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
Raleigh Charter High School
Charter School
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-12
1307 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27605
(919) 715-1155
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
Rockingham Co Early College High School
(Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-13
Nc Hwy 65
Wentworth, NC 27375
(336) 342-4261
Rank: #3 - 123. - 12.
Wake Early College Of Health And Science
(Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-13
2901 Holston Lane
Raleigh, NC 27610
(919) 212-5800
Rank: #1313.
Marvin Ridge High School
(Math: 93% | Reading: 93%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 93%
Grades: 9-12
2825 Crane Road
Waxhaw, NC 28173
(704) 290-1520
Rank: #14 - 1814. - 18.
Central Of Technology And Arts
(Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
600 Brewer Dr
Monroe, NC 28112
(704) 296-3088
Rank: #14 - 1814. - 18.
Montgomery County Early College
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-13
1011 Page St
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 898-9690
Rank: #14 - 1814. - 18.
Nrm Early College High School
(Math: 80-89% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-13
530 North Old Carriage Road
Rocky Mount, NC 27804
(252) 451-2890
Rank: #14 - 1814. - 18.
Philip J Weaver Educational Center
Magnet School
(Math: 80-89% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-12
300 South Spring Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 370-8282
Rank: #14 - 1814. - 18.
Wilmington Early College High School
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
Grades: 9-13
4500 Blue Clay Rd, Wechs Bldg.
Castle Hayne, NC 28429
(910) 362-7789
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Abss Early College At Acc
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
1247 Jimmie Kerr Road
Graham, NC 27253
(336) 506-4001
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Ashe County Early College High School
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
363 Campus Dr
West Jefferson, NC 28694
(336) 846-1881
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Crossroads Flex
(Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-12
5651 Dillard Dr
Cary, NC 27518
(919) 694-8515
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Discovery High School
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-12
301 West 18th St
Newton, NC 28658
(828) 466-5581
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Early College At Guilford
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-12
5608 West Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 316-2860
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Early College East High School
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
104 Middle School Lane
Havelock, NC 28532
(252) 444-5194
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Franklin County Early College
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
8150 Nc Highway 56
Louisburg, NC 27549
(252) 738-3649
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Gaston Early College High School
(Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
Gaston College Lena Sue Beam B
Dallas, NC 28034
(704) 922-2405
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Granville Early College High School
(Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
1552 South Campus Dr
Creedmoor, NC 27522
(919) 528-5583
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Innovation Early College High School
(Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-12
Brewster D107 Mailstop 139, Ea
Greenville, NC 27858
(252) 737-3860
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Johnston Co Early College Academy
(Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
245 College Rd
Smithfield, NC 27577
(919) 464-2314
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Lee Early College
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
1105 Kelly Drive
Sanford, NC 27330
(919) 888-4502
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Mcdowell Early College
(Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
54 College Drive
Marion, NC 28752
(828) 659-0411
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Pender Early College High School
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
100 East Industrial Drive
Burgaw, NC 28425
(910) 362-7925
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Psrc Early College At Rcc
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
5160 Fayetteville Road
Lumberton, NC 28360
(910) 737-5232
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Sampson Early College High School
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
1801 Sunset Ave
Clinton, NC 28329
(910) 900-4046
Rank: #19 - 4019. - 40.
Union County Early College
(Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥90%
Grades: 9-13
4209a Old Charlotte Hwy
Monroe, NC 28110
(704) 290-1565
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the North Carolina average public schools reading/language arts proficiency?
The North Carolina average public schools reading/language arts proficiency is 47%% for 2024.
What are the public schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in North Carolina?
The best top ranked public schools in North Carolina include Brown Summit Middle School, Metrolina Reg Scholars Academy and Brunswick County Early College.
What is public high school and public elementary school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in North Carolina?
The public high school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in North Carolina is Brunswick County Early College, with a value of ≥95%. The public elementary school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency is Brown Summit Middle School, with a value of ≥99%.

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