New Hanover County Schools


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New Hanover County Schools Announces Annual Magnet and Choice Schools Fair to be Held on February 28, 2019

New Hanover County Schools will hold its annual Magnet and Choice Schools Fair on Thursday, February 28, 2019, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., at Independence Mall Center Court. The Magnet and Choice Schools Fair is an opportunity for the district to share with parents and the community detailed information about programs and how to register students.

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The Magnet and Choice Schools Fair will provide information on the following topics:

  • Special Programs
  • Academic Programs
  • Gifted Programs
  • Student Perspectives
  • Staff Perspectives
  • Benefits
  • Lottery Process (where applicable)
  • School Calendars
  • Application Timeline

All parents living in New Hanover County are welcome to attend. Bilingual families are invited to attend; bilingual liaisons will be available. There is no cost to attend.

For more information, contact LaChawn Smith, Assistant Superintendent, at 910-254-4314, or