Guilford County Schools

Know your school choice options in Guilford County Schools.

The Guilford County Schools District (GCS) offers a range of options through its magnet program. In addition to their neighborhood schools, students can apply to attend schools with such themes as the arts, communications, foreign languages, International Baccalaureate (IB), science and technology; the deadline is in early March. High school students can also apply to attend other "choice schools" in their district.

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: 5 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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712 North Eugene St
Greensboro, NC 27401
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PH: (336) 370-8100
FAX: (336) 370-8299
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 70,518 students
yellow arrow 125 schools
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District superintendent:
Maurice Green

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