New Hanover County Schools




Instruction and Academic Accountability

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The mission of New Hanover County Schools, in collaboration with our parents and the community, is to strive to provide children with an opportunity for a superior education in a safe and positive learning environment where they are prepared with the skills to succeed.

Dr. Patrice Faison

Chief Academic Officer

Cherry Smith

Administrative Assistant


6410 Carolina Beach Road
Wilmington, N.C., 28412
Phone: (910) 254-4200