Largest North Carolina Public Schools

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Pre-K
(951)
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(951)
 
  • The public school in North Carolina has approximately average 588 students (2020).
  • The public schools with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The largest public school in North Carolina (by enrollment) is Ardrey Kell High School with 3,178 students.

Largest North Carolina Public Schools (2020)

  • School # Students Grades Location
  • 1.
    Ardrey Kell High SchoolRank: #1
    Students: 3,178
    Grades: 9-1210220 Ardrey Kell Rd
    CharlotteNC 28277
    (980)343-0860

  • 2.
    Myers Park High SchoolRank: #2
    Students: 3,156
    Grades: 9-122400 Colony Rd
    CharlotteNC 28209
    (980)343-5800

  • 3.
    South Mecklenburg High SchoolRank: #3
    Magnet School
    Students: 3,106
    Grades: 9-128900 Park Rd
    CharlotteNC 28210
    (980)343-3600

  • 4.
    Green Hope High SchoolRank: #4
    Students: 2,916
    Grades: 9-122500 Carpenter Upchurch Road
    CaryNC 27519
    (919)380-3700

  • 5.
    Garner High SchoolRank: #5
    Magnet School
    Students: 2,748
    Grades: 9-128228 Hebron Church Road
    GarnerNC 27529
    (919)662-2379

  • 6.
    Panther Creek High SchoolRank: #6
    Students: 2,712
    Grades: 9-126770 Mccrimmon Parkway
    CaryNC 27519
    (919)463-8656

  • 7.
    William Amos Hough High SchoolRank: #7
    Students: 2,683
    Grades: 9-1212420 Bailey Rd
    CorneliusNC 28031
    (980)344-0514

  • 8.
    Mallard Creek High SchoolRank: #8
    Students: 2,603
    Grades: 9-123825 Johnston Oehler Rd
    CharlotteNC 28269
    (980)343-1341

  • 9.
    Leesville Road High SchoolRank: #9
    Students: 2,568
    Grades: 9-128410 Pride Way
    RaleighNC 27613
    (919)870-4250

  • 10.
    Enloe High SchoolRank: #10
    Magnet School
    Students: 2,499
    Grades: 9-12128 Clarendon Crescent
    RaleighNC 27610
    (919)856-7918

  • 11.
    North Mecklenburg High SchoolRank: #11
    Magnet School
    Students: 2,447
    Grades: 9-1211201 Old Statesville Rd
    HuntersvilleNC 28078
    (980)343-3840

  • 12.
    Independence High SchoolRank: #12
    Students: 2,426
    Grades: 9-121967 Patriot Dr
    CharlotteNC 28227
    (980)343-6900

  • 13.
    Millbrook High SchoolRank: #13
    Magnet School
    Students: 2,401
    Grades: 9-122201 Spring Forest Rd
    RaleighNC 27615
    (919)850-8787

  • 14.
    West Forsyth High SchoolRank: #14
    Students: 2,399
    Grades: 9-121735 Lewisville-clemmons
    ClemmonsNC 27012
    (336)712-4400

  • 15.
    Cary High SchoolRank: #15
    Students: 2,390
    Grades: 9-12638 Walnut St
    CaryNC 27511
    (919)460-3549

  • 16.
    Emsley A Laney High SchoolRank: #16
    Students: 2,327
    Grades: 9-122700 N College Rd
    WilmingtonNC 28405
    (910)350-2089

  • 17.
    Middle Creek High SchoolRank: #17
    Students: 2,285
    Grades: 9-12123 Middle Creek Park Avenue
    ApexNC 27539
    (919)773-3838

  • 18.
    Fuquay-varina High SchoolRank: #18
    Students: 2,284
    Grades: 9-12201 Bengal Blvd
    Fuquay VarinaNC 27526
    (919)557-2511

  • 19.
    Apex Friendship High SchoolRank: #19
    Students: 2,243
    Grades: 9-127801 Humie Olive Rd
    ApexNC 27502
    (919)694-0500

  • 20.
    Wake Forest High SchoolRank: #20
    Students: 2,194
    Grades: 9-12420 West Stadium Drive
    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919)554-8611

  • 21.
    Rolesville High SchoolRank: #21
    Students: 2,162
    Grades: 9-121099 East Young St
    RolesvilleNC 27571
    (919)554-6303

  • 22.
    Needham Broughton High SchoolRank: #22
    Magnet School
    Students: 2,144
    Grades: 9-12723 Saint Mary's St
    RaleighNC 27605
    (919)856-7810

  • 23.
    Butler High SchoolRank: #23
    Students: 2,121
    Grades: 9-121810 Matthews-mint Hill Rd
    MatthewsNC 28105
    (980)343-6300

  • 24.
    Pinecrest High SchoolRank: #24
    Students: 2,119
    Grades: 9-12250 Voit Gilmore Lane
    Southern PinesNC 28387
    (910)692-6554

  • 25.
    Northwest Guilford High SchoolRank: #25
    Students: 2,099
    Grades: 9-125240 Northwest School Road
    GreensboroNC 27409
    (336)605-3300

  • 26.
    Providence High SchoolRank: #26
    Students: 2,085
    Grades: 9-121800 Pineville-matthews Rd
    CharlotteNC 28270
    (980)343-5390

  • 27.
    Athens Drive High SchoolRank: #27
    Magnet School
    Students: 2,083
    Grades: 9-121420 Athens Drive
    RaleighNC 27606
    (919)233-4050

  • 28.
    East Mecklenburg High SchoolRank: #28
    Magnet School
    Students: 2,074
    Grades: 9-126800 Monroe Rd
    CharlotteNC 28212
    (980)343-6430

  • 29.
    Nc Virtual AcademyRank: #29
    Charter School
    Students: 2,068
    Grades: K-124220 Nc Highway 55, Suite 130
    DurhamNC 27713
    (919)346-0121

  • 30.
    Lincoln Charter SchoolRank: #30
    Charter School
    Students: 2,058
    Grades: K-127834 Galway Lane
    DenverNC 28037
    (704)483-6611

  • 31.
    Sanderson High SchoolRank: #31
    Students: 2,050
    Grades: 9-125500 Dixon Drive
    RaleighNC 27609
    (919)881-4800

  • 32.
    Holly Springs High SchoolRank: #32
    Students: 2,038
    Grades: 9-125329 Cass Holt Road
    Holly SpringsNC 27540
    (919)577-1444

  • 33.
    Apex High SchoolRank: #33
    Students: 2,033
    Grades: 9-127600 Roberts Road
    CaryNC 27519
    (919)387-2208

  • 34.
    Nc Connections AcademyRank: #34
    Charter School
    Students: 2,031
    Grades: K-112700 Meridian Parkway, Suite 3
    DurhamNC 27713
    (919)224-4040

  • 35.
    Hoke County High SchoolRank: #35
    Students: 2,023
    Grades: 9-12505 S Bethel Road
    RaefordNC 28376
    (910)875-2156

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