Top 5 Schools in This State
These are some of the top-rated public schools in North Carolina based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.
College Success Award
These are some of the best public high schools in North Carolina at preparing students for success in college. The College Success Award recognizes schools that do an exemplary job getting students to enroll in and stick with college, including those that excel at serving students from low-income families.
Academic Summary
Are the schools in North Carolina offering opportunity for all students, or are some kids being left behind? Successful states are working to close the achievement gap.

Student Demographics
Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.

Largest School Districts in North Carolina
See All Districts
Reviews From Schools in North Carolina
Does your child attend a school in this state?
Parent / Guardian
January 28, 2023
I sent my children to Calvary back in 2001-2004 and Calvary was a great 5 star school. My granddaughter came along and I wanted to send her there. She started kindergarten and she had a pretty awesome... More
Parent / Guardian
January 27, 2023
Amazing school, we couldn't be happier with our choice!
Parent / Guardian
January 27, 2023
My experience with this school has been horrible. I love my sons classroom staff but some of the front office staff has been awful. I honestly feel like my child is being targeted. I thought moving... More