Watauga County Schools

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In North Carolina children can attend their neighborhood schools or charter schools. Low-income students are eligible for scholarship funding to attend private schools.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 8 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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175 Pioneer Trail
Boone, NC 28607
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PH: (828) 264-7190
FAX: (828) 264-7196
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12
yellow arrow 4,380 students
yellow arrow 9 schools
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Recent Reviews

Valle Crucis Elementary

Simply Pathetic. A sad experience overall. Watauga County Schools continue to falter ...

Posted 3 days ago

Parkway Elementary

parkway school depending on your likes of teaching is an okay school but some are very ...

Posted 49 days ago

Valle Crucis Elementary

My daughter has been at this school for seven years. We have always been thrilled with...

Posted 66 days ago

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