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  • The top ranked public schools in North Carolina state are listed below (2018-19).
  • Overall school rank is based on a school's combined Math and Reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • The top ranked public school in North Carolina is Brown Summit Middle School.

Top Ranked Public Schools in North Carolina (2018-19)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Browns Summit1.
    Brown Summit Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 97% (Top 1%) Reading: GE99% (Top 1%)Math: 97% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-84720 Nc Highway 150 East
    Browns SummitNC 27214
    (336)656-0432

  • Raleigh2.-3.
    Raleigh Charter High SchoolCharter School
    Math: GE95% (Top 1%) Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)Math: GE95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121307 Glenwood Avenue
    RaleighNC 27605
    (919)715-1155

  • Gastonia2.-3.
    Highland School Of TechnologyMagnet School
    Math: GE95% (Top 1%) Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)Math: GE95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121600 N Morris Street
    GastoniaNC 28052
    (704)810-8816

  • Charlotte4.
    Metrolina Regional Scholars AcademyCharter School
    Math: 97% (Top 1%) Reading: 94% (Top 1%)Math: 97% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-85225 Seventy-seven Center Dr
    CharlotteNC 28217
    (704)503-1112

  • Supply5.-6.Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-1350 College Road Ne
    SupplyNC 28462
    (910)754-8565

  • Hudson5.-6.Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-132859 Hickory Blvd Sw
    HudsonNC 28638
    (828)759-4636

  • Raleigh7.
    Quest AcademyCharter School
    Math: GE95% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: GE95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-810908 Strickland Road
    RaleighNC 27615
    (919)841-0441

  • Monroe8.Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12600 Brewer Dr
    MonroeNC 28112
    (704)296-3088

  • Mooresville9.
    Mount Mourne School
    Math: 91% (Top 1%) Reading: 91% (Top 1%)Math: 91% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-81431 Mecklenburg Hwy
    MooresvilleNC 28115
    (704)892-4711

  • Greensboro10.-13.Math: GE90% (Top 1%) Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)Math: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-125608 West Friendly Avenue
    GreensboroNC 27410
    (336)316-2860

  • Flat Rock10.-13.Math: GE90% (Top 1%) Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)Math: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-13120 Alumni Way
    Flat RockNC 28731
    (828)697-4561

  • Raleigh10.-13.Math: GE90% (Top 1%) Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)Math: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-13715 Barbour Dr
    RaleighNC 27603
    (919)852-3374

  • Greensboro10.-13.Math: GE90% (Top 1%) Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)Math: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12402 Laurel Street
    GreensboroNC 27411
    (336)370-8580

  • Raleigh14.
    Magellan CharterCharter School
    Math: 94% (Top 1%) Reading: 90% (Top 1%)Math: 94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 3-89324 Baileywick Road
    RaleighNC 27615
    (919)844-0277

  • Asheville15.Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-10175 Bingham Rd Ste 10
    AshevilleNC 28806
    (828)271-4521

  • Charlotte16.Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 87% (Top 5%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-510045 Providence Church Ln
    CharlotteNC 28277
    (980)343-6935

  • Cary17.Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 85% (Top 5%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-52151 Davis Drive
    CaryNC 27519
    (919)387-2130

  • Jamestown18.-19.
    Middle College At Gtcc-gsoMagnet School
    Math: GE90% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)Math: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-133505 East Wendover Avenue
    JamestownNC 27282
    (336)375-2466

  • Lumberton18.-19.Math: GE90% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)Math: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-135160 Fayetteville Road
    LumbertonNC 28360
    (910)737-5232

  • Wentworth20.Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-13Nc Hwy 65
    WentworthNC 27375
    (336)342-4261

  • Matthews21.Math: 95% (Top 1%) Reading: 84% (Top 5%)Math: 95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-53927 Twelve Mile Creek Road
    MatthewsNC 28104
    (704)849-7238

  • Waxhaw22.Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 84% (Top 5%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-5320 Reid Dairy Road
    WaxhawNC 28173
    (704)290-1524

  • Charlotte23.Math: 86% (Top 5%) Reading: 88% (Top 5%)Math: 86% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 88% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-121800 Pineville-matthews Rd
    CharlotteNC 28270
    (980)343-5390

  • Statesville24.-27.Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-13500 West Broad Street
    StatesvilleNC 28677
    (704)978-5450

  • Winston Salem24.-27.Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-122100 Silas Creek Prky
    Winston SalemNC 27103
    (336)757-3290

  • Clayton24.-27.Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-13235 College Rd
    ClaytonNC 27520
    (919)464-2314

  • Dallas24.-27.Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: GE90% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-13Gaston College Lena Sue Beam B
    DallasNC 28034
    (704)922-2405

  • Statesville28.
    Northview School
    Math: 85% (Top 5%) Reading: 85% (Top 5%)Math: 85% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8625 Carolina Ave N
    StatesvilleNC 28677
    (704)873-7354

  • Morrisville29.-30.Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-51519 Morrisville Pkwy
    MorrisvilleNC 27560
    (919)460-3400

  • Charlotte29.-30.Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 83% (Top 5%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-85925 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
    CharlotteNC 28277
    (980)343-6944

  • Concord31.
    J N Fries Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 91% (Top 1%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-8133 Stonecrest Circle Sw
    ConcordNC 28027
    (704)788-4140

  • Washington32.-36.Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-135337 Hwy 264 East
    WashingtonNC 27889
    (252)940-6227

  • Mocksville32.-36.Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-131211 Salisbury Road
    MocksvilleNC 27028
    (336)753-0888

  • Clyde32.-36.Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-13185 Freedlander Drive
    ClydeNC 28721
    (828)565-4000

  • Wilmington32.-36.Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12630 Macmillan Avenue
    WilmingtonNC 28403
    (910)350-1387

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