New Hanover County Schools

“Making Tomorrow Together”

Administration Building
6410 Carolina Beach Road
Wilmington, NC 28412
910-254-4200

Carolina Beach Road Complex
2814 Carolina Beach Road
Wilmington, NC 28412
910-254-4288

Website: http://www.nhcs.net

To see expanded reports for New Hanover County Schools click here.

Statistics

County Population (2009): 192,538
City of Wilmington population (2009): 100,746
Second smallest county in the state (198 square miles)
12th largest school system in North Carolina and estimated to be the 311th largest in the US. Approximately 24,000 students enrolled in grades PreK – 12.
Number of schools: 42
Number of school employees: 3950/ substitutes: 697
Average teaching salary: $48,648

Percent of graduates who plan to continue their education beyond high school: 91.2%
Attend 4-year or junior college: 51.1%
Attend Community Colleges or Trade Schools: 39.1%
Attend Military Service: 2.8%
Gainfully employed: 5.5%
Others: 1.4%

Percent of student drop outs:
2007/2008: 5.4%
2006/2007: 5.92;
2005/2006: 5.52%;

Number of Buses: 223
Regular: 189
Activity: 34
Number of Computers: over 12,000
Ratio of students to computers: 4 to 1
100% of classrooms have internet access

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENTS

Number of volunteers: 7454
Number of volunteer hours: 179,133
Number of hours school facilities used for community activities: 4877

New Hanover County Schools

Pre-K Centers

School Name and Address Contact School Hours for Students
Howe Pre-K Center 910-251-6195 7:30 am – 1:30 pm
1020 Meares St
Wilmington, NC 28401
Johnson Pre-K Center 910-251-6155 7:30 am – 1:30 pm
1100 McRae St
Wilmington, NC 28401
Roe Pre-K Center 910-350-2127 7:30 am – 1:30 pm
2875 Worth Dr
Wilmington, NC 28412

Elementary Schools

School Name and Address Contact School Hours for Students
Alderman 910-350-2031 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
2025 Independence Blvd
Wilmington, NC 28403
Anderson 910-798-3311 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
455 Halyburton Mem Pkwy
Wilmington, NC 28412
Bellamy 910-350-2039 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
70 Sanders Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
Blair 910-350-2045 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
6510 Market St
Wilmington, NC 28405
Bradley Creek 910-350-2051 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
6211 Greenville Loop Rd
Wilmington, NC 28409
Carolina Beach 910-458-4340 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
400 South 4th St
Carolina Beach, NC 28428
Castle Hayne 910-602-4970 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
3925 Roger Haynes Dr
Castle Hayne, NC 28429
Codington 910-790-2236 7:45 am – 2:30 pm
4321 Carolina Beach Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
College Park 910-350-2058 7:30 am – 2:30 pm
5001 Oriole Dr
Wilmington, NC 28403
Eaton 910-397-1544 7:45 am – 2:10 pm
6701 Gordon Rd
Wilmington, NC 28411
Forest Hills 910-251-6190 8:00 am – 2:25 pm
602 Colonial Dr
Wilmington, NC 28403
Holly Tree 910-790-2250 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
3020 Web Trace
Wilmington, NC 28409
Lake Forest Academy 910-772-2515 7:45 am – 2:15 pm
1806 S. 15th St
Wilmington, NC 28401
Murrayville 910-790-5067 7:45 am – 2:15 pm
225 Mabee Way
Wilmington, NC 28411
Odgen 910-688-6464 7:45 am – 2:15 pm
3637 Middle Sound Loop Rd
Wilmington, NC 218411
Parsley 910-790-2355 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
3518 Masonboro Loop Rd
Wilmington, NC 28409
Pine Valley 910-350-2121 8:00 am – 2:25 pm
440 John S. Mosby Dr
Wilmington, NC 28409
Sunset Park 910-815-6948 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
613 Alabama Ave
Wilmington, NC 28401
Williams 910-350-2150 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
801 Silver Lake Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
Winter Park 910-350-2159 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
204 S. MacMillian Ave
Wilmington, NC 28403
Wrightsboro 910-815-6909 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
2716 Castle Hayne Rd
Wilmington, NC 28401
Wrightsville Beach 910-256-3171 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
220 Coral Dr
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

Middle Schools

School Name and Address Contact School Hours for Students
Holly Shelter Middle 910-602-4046 8:20 am – 3:20 pm
3921 Roger Haynes Dr
Castle Hayne, NC
Murray 910-790-2363 8:25 am – 3:25 pm
655 Halyburton Mem Pkwy
Wilmington, NC 28412
Myrtle Grove 910-350-2100 8:20 am – 3:30 pm
901 Piner Rd
Wilmington, NC 28409
Noble 910-350-2112 8:15 am – 3:30 pm
6520 Market St
Wilmington, NC 28405
Roland-Grise 910-350-2136 8:25 am – 3:30 pm
4412 Lake Ave
Wilmington, NC 28405
Trask 910-350-2142 8:15 am – 3:25 pm
2900 N. College Rd
Wilmington, NC 28405
D.C. Virgo 910-251-6150 8:25 am – 3:30 pm
813 Nixon St
Wilmington, NC 28401
Williston 910-815-6906 8:25 am – 3:30 pm
401 S. Tenth St
Wilmington, NC 28401

High Schools

School Name and Address Contact School Hours for Students
Ashley High 910-790-2360 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
555 Halyburton Mem Pkwy
Wilmington, NC 28412
Hoggard High 910-350-2072 8:25 am – 3:30 pm
4305 Shipyard Blvd
Wilmington, NC 28403
Isaac Bear Early College 910-350-1387 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
630 MacMillian Ave
Wilmington, NC 28403
Lake Forest Academy 910-772-2515 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
1806 South 15th St
Wilmington, NC 28401
Laney High 910-350-2089 8:35 am – 3:35 pm
2700 N College Rd
Wilmington, NC 28405
Mosley Performance Learning Ctr 910-251-6161 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
1805 S. Thirteenth St
Wilmington, NC 28401
New Hanover High 910-251-6100 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
1307 Market St
Wilmington, NC 28401
Wilmington Early College 910-362-7789 9:15 am – 4:45 pm
4500 Blue Clay Rd
Castle Hayne, NC 28429

Magnet Schools

School Name and Address Contact School Hours for Students
Gregory School Math/Sci/Tech 910-251-6185 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
1106 Ann St
Wilmington, NC 28401
Rachel Freeman School of Engineering 910-251-6011 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
2601 Princess Place Dr
Wilmington, NC 28405
Snipes Academy of Arts & Design 910-251-6175 8:00 am – 2:30 pm
2150 Chestnut St
Wilmington, NC 28405

Private Schools (partial list)

School Name and Address Contact
Cape Fear Academy 910-791-0287 PK – 12
3900 S College Rd nonsectarian
Wilmington, NC 28412
Coastal Christian High School 910-395-9995 9 – 12
709 George Anderson Dr Christian
Wilmington, NC 28412
The Friends School of Wilmington 888-644-3796 PK – 8
350 Peiffer Ave/207 Pine Grove Dr Quaker
Wilmington, NC
Myrtle Grove Chrisian School 910-392-2067 PK – 9
806 Piner Rd Christian
Wilmington, NC 28409
New Horizons Elementary School 910-392-5209 K – 5
3705 S. College Rd
Wilmington, NC 28412
St. Mark Catholic School 910-392-0720 K – 8
1011 Eastwood Rd Catholic
Wilmington, NC 28403
St. Mary Catholic School 910-762-5491 PK – 8
217 S. 4th St Catholic
Wilmington, NC 28401
Wilmington Academy Arts and Sciences 910-392-3139 4 – 8
6201 Myrtle Grove Rd
Wilmington, NC 28409
Wilmington Christian Academy 910-791-4248 PK – 12
1401 N College Rd Baptist
Wilmington, NC 28403
Wilmington Montessori School 910-612-5678 PK – 6
1121 Military Cutoff Rd. C nonsectarian