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Revision as of 17:09, 11 April 2014

K-12 Education in North Carolina
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Education facts
State Superintendent: June Atkinson
Number of students: 1,507,864[1]
Number of teachers: 97,308
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:15.5
Number of school districts: 236
Number of schools: 2,577
Graduation rate: 80%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $8,312[3]
See also
North Carolina Department of Education
North Carolina school districts
List of school districts in North Carolina
North Carolina
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Public education in the United States
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North Carolina is home to 236 school districts, 2,577 schools and 1,507,864 students.[4]

Quick facts

State school administrators

Enrollment and spending

The following table displays the top ten North Carolina school districts by total student enrollment and per-pupil spending.[7][8]

Student enrollment Per-pupil spending
1.) Wake County 1.) Hyde County
2.) Charlotte-Mecklenburg 2.) Tyrrell County
3.) Guilford County 3.) Weldon City
4.) Cumberland County 4.) Jones County
5.) Winston-Salem/Forsyth County 5.) Asheville City
6.) Union County 6.) Pamlico County
7.) Durham 7.) Northampton County
8.) Johnston County 8.) Washington County
9.) Gaston County 9.) Dare County
10.) Cabarrus County 10.) Warren County

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in North Carolina.[7]

Ethnicity Number of students Percentage
White 776,406 52.15%
African American 388,905 26.12%
Hispanic 208,605 14.01%
Two or More Races 53,735 3.61%
Asian 39,350 2.64%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 20,597 1.38%
Pacific Islander 1,255 0.09%

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: North Carolina school board elections, 2014

A total of 34 North Carolina school districts among America's largest school districts by enrollment will hold elections in 2014 for 128 seats. Seven board elections are scheduled for May 2014, while the remaining 27 districts will hold elections on November 4, 2014.

Here are several quick facts about North Carolina's school board elections in 2014:

The districts listed below served 786,518 K-12 students during the 2010-2011 school year, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.[9] Click on the district names for more information on the district and its school board elections.

2014 North Carolina School Board Elections
District Date Seats up for election Total board seats Student enrollment
Durham Public Schools 5/6/2014 4 7 32,478
Iredell-Statesville Schools 5/6/2014 4 7 21,336
Onslow County Schools 5/6/2014 3 7 23,890
Robeson County Schools 5/6/2014 4 11 23,933
Wilkes County Schools 5/6/2014 2 5 10,374
Alamance-Burlington Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 22,683
Brunswick County Schools 11/4/2014 2 5 12,274
Buncombe County Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 25,571
Cabarrus County Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 28,980
Caldwell County Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 12,755
Catawba County Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 17,370
Craven County Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 15,048
Cumberland County Schools 11/4/2014 3 9 53,305
Davidson County Schools 11/4/2014 2 5 20,648
Duplin County Schools 11/4/2014 3 6 9,145
Gaston County Schools 11/4/2014 5 9 32,326
Guilford County Schools 11/4/2014 5 11 71,722
Harnett County Schools 11/4/2014 3 5 19,640
Henderson County Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 13,472
Johnston County Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 32,454
Lee County Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 9,834
Lenoir County Public Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 9,298
Lincoln County Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 12,016
Moore County Schools 11/4/2014 4 8 12,555
Nash-Rocky Mount Schools 11/4/2014 5 11 17,448
New Hanover County Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 24,343
Pitt County Schools 11/4/2014 7 12 23,630
Randolph County Schools 11/4/2014 3 7 18,935
Rockingham County Schools 11/4/2014 5 11 13,962
Rowan-Salisbury Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 20,356
Union County Public Schools 11/4/2014 4 9 39,746
Wayne County Public Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 19,471
Wilson County Schools 11/4/2014 4 7 12,234
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools 11/4/2014 9 9 53,286


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