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The top ranked public schools in North Carolina state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in North Carolina is 42%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 46%.
The top ranked public schools in North Carolina are Brown Summit Middle School, Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy and Quest Academy. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Morrisville, Waxhaw and Holly Springs.

Top Ranked Public Middle Schools in North Carolina (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Brown Summit Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 97% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)Math: 97% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-84720 Nc Highway 150 East
    Browns SummitNC 27214
    (336) 656-0432

  • Rank: #22.
    Metrolina Regional Scholars AcademyCharter School
    Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 95% (Top 1%) Reading: 95% (Top 1%)Math: 95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-85225 Seventy-seven Center Dr
    CharlotteNC 28217
    (704) 503-1112

  • Rank: #33.
    Quest AcademyCharter School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-810908 Strickland Road
    RaleighNC 27615
    (919) 841-0441

  • Rank: #44.
    Mount Mourne SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 86% (Top 5%) Reading: 92% (Top 1%)Math: 86% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-81431 Mecklenburg Hwy
    MooresvilleNC 28115
    (704) 892-4711

  • Rank: #55.
    Magellan CharterCharter School
    Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 88% (Top 5%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 88% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 3-89324 Baileywick Road
    RaleighNC 27615
    (919) 844-0277

  • Rank: #66.
    Weddington Middle SchoolMath: 91% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 91% (Top 1%) Reading: 84% (Top 5%)Math: 91% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-85903 Deal Road
    MatthewsNC 28104
    (704) 814-9772

  • Rank: #77.
    Marvin Ridge Middle SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 87% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 87% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82831 Crane Road
    WaxhawNC 28173
    (704) 290-1510

  • Rank: #88.
    Mills Park Middle SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 84% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8441 Mills Park Drive
    CaryNC 27519
    (919) 466-1500

  • Rank: #99.
    Jay M Robinson Middle SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 87% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 87% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-85925 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
    CharlotteNC 28277
    (980) 343-6944

  • Rank: #1010.
    Wake Young Women's Leadership AcademyMath: 75-79% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 88% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-13301 Ashe Avenue, Governor More
    RaleighNC 27606
    (919) 508-9088

  • Rank: #1111.
    Woods CharterCharter School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 85% (Top 5%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-12160 Woodland Grove Ln
    Chapel HillNC 27516
    (919) 960-8353

  • Rank: #1212.
    Endeavor CharterCharter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 84% (Top 5%) Reading: 81% (Top 5%)Math: 84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-84879 One World Way
    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919) 848-0333

  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Davis Drive Middle SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82101 Davis Drive
    CaryNC 27519
    (919) 387-3033

  • Rank: #13-1413.- 14.
    Northview SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8625 Carolina Ave N
    StatesvilleNC 28677
    (704) 873-7354

  • Rank: #1515.
    Greensboro AcademyCharter School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-84049 Battleground Ave
    GreensboroNC 27410
    (336) 286-8404

  • Rank: #1616.
    Triangle Math And Science AcademyCharter School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 78% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 78% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-11312 Gregson Dr.
    CaryNC 27511
    (919) 388-0077

  • Rank: #1717.
    The Expedition SchoolCharter School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 74% (Top 10%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 74% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-8437 Dimmocks Mill Rd Ste 33
    HillsboroughNC 27278
    (919) 245-8432

  • Rank: #1818.
    Cuthbertson Middle SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-81520 Cuthbertson Rd
    WaxhawNC 28173
    (704) 296-0107

  • Rank: #1919.
    Lake Norman CharterCharter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 75% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-1212435 Old Statesville Road
    HuntersvilleNC 28078
    (704) 948-8600

  • Rank: #2020.
    Pine Lake PreparatoryCharter School
    Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 74% (Top 10%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 74% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-12104 Yellow Wood Circle
    MooresvilleNC 28115
    (704) 237-5304

  • Rank: #2121.
    Southeastern AcademyCharter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-812251 Nc Hwy 41 North
    LumbertonNC 28358
    (910) 738-7828

  • Rank: #2222.
    Bailey Middle SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 76% (Top 5%) Reading: 73% (Top 10%)Math: 76% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-811900 Bailey Rd
    CorneliusNC 28031
    (980) 343-1068

  • Rank: #2323.
    Heritage Middle SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 73% (Top 10%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 73% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-83400 Rogers Road
    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919) 562-6204

  • Rank: #2424.
    Gray Stone DayCharter School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 71% (Top 10%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-1249464 Merner Terrace
    MisenheimerNC 28109
    (704) 463-0567

  • Rank: #2525.
    Community House Middle SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 70% (Top 10%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-89500 Community House Rd
    CharlotteNC 28277
    (980) 343-0689

  • Rank: #2626.
    Roxboro Community SchoolCharter School
    Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 72% (Top 10%) Reading: 74% (Top 10%)Math: 72% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 74% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-12115 Lake Drive
    RoxboroNC 27573
    (336) 597-0020

  • Rank: #2727.
    Piedmont Ib Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 73% (Top 10%) Reading: 73% (Top 10%)Math: 73% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-81241 E 10th St
    CharlotteNC 28204
    (980) 343-5435

  • Rank: #2828.
    Thomas Jefferson Class AcademyCharter School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 69% (Top 10%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 69% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-122527 Us 221a Hwy
    MooresboroNC 28114
    (828) 657-9998

  • Rank: #2929.
    South Charlotte Middle SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 67% (Top 10%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 67% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-88040 Strawberry Ln
    CharlotteNC 28277
    (980) 343-3670

  • Rank: #3030.
    Sterling Montessori AcademyCharter School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 64% (Top 20%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 64% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-8202 Treybrooke Drive
    MorrisvilleNC 27560
    (919) 462-8889

  • Rank: #3131.
    Summerfield Charter AcademyCharter School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 70% (Top 10%) Reading: 71% (Top 10%)Math: 70% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-85303 Hwy 220 N
    SummerfieldNC 27358
    (336) 643-1974

  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Community School Of DavidsonCharter School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 67% (Top 10%) Reading: 72% (Top 10%)Math: 67% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-12404 Armour Street
    DavidsonNC 28036
    (704) 897-8061

  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Pine Hollow Middle SchoolMath: 67% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 67% (Top 10%) Reading: 72% (Top 10%)Math: 67% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-85365 Bartram Place
    RaleighNC 27617
    (919) 694-8880

  • Rank: #3434.
    Blowing Rock Elementary SchoolMath: 70% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 70% (Top 10%) Reading: 69% (Top 10%)Math: 70% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 69% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-8165 Morris Street
    Blowing RockNC 28605
    (828) 295-3204

  • Rank: #3535.
    Harris Road Middle SchoolMath: 68% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 68% (Top 10%) Reading: 70% (Top 10%)Math: 68% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-81251 Patriot Blvd
    ConcordNC 28027
    (704) 782-2002

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