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NHCS Graduation Ceremony Schedule
 
Graduation ceremony schedules for the districts eight high schools is available for students and families.
 
Pre K Enrollment
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Pre-K Enrollment
 
New Hanover County families who have a child(ren) who will be 3 or 4 by August 31, 2021 can apply to the NHCS Early Childhood Education Program.

Pre-K Enrollment 

Enrollment Fair for new families
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Enrollment Fair
 
NHCS Student Support in collaboration with our Early Childhood Education Department and Bilingual Family Liaisons have been able to help dozens of families enroll their students for the 2021-2022 school year.
Vaccination Efforts
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Vaccine Oppourtunities for Educators
 
NHCS has collaborated with NHC and NHRMC to ensure all district staff are provided with the oppourtunity to receive their COVID-19 vaccine.
 
Pre K Circle Time at Howe
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Early Childhood Education
 
NHCS offers public and private Pre K options for New Hanover County families.
 
Title IX - Know Your Rights
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Keeping Students Safe
 
Student safety is our top priority. Learn about programs and reporting options.
 

Enrollment and Registration

Families new to New Hanover County Schools should complete the enrollment process in the Online Student Registration System. 
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Title IX/Keeping Students Safe

The NHCS Title IX team is committed to protecting and supporting you by responding to Title IX complaints and reports throughout the district.
Learn more about Title IX

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

New Hanover County Schools is committed to celebrating our diverse community through growing a sustainable environment that embraces inclusion, provides equitable opportunities, and affirms our humanity. 
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COVID-19 Resources

Reopening schools safely and creating healthy learning environments
 

Bilingual Resources

NHCS Parent Liaisons support bilingual families to bridge communication between school and home. They work closely with parents and children to make sure students can achieve academic and social success in school.
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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers take an active role in the development of our students by working in classrooms, serving on advisory committees, and more. 
Volunteer - Mentor - Partner


Our District at a Glance
 

88.2%

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District-wide
graduation rate

790,000

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Meals served
since August 4, 2020

45

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Number of schools
in the district

530

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Teachers with national board certification

>72%

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Graduation rate for
students with disabilities

26,452

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Number of students in the districts

2nd

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Largest employer in
New Hanover County

299,104

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Hours of volunteer
service in schools