New Hanover County Schools




Military Students and Families

New Hanover County Schools is dedicated to assisting you with your unique needs during Permanent Change of Station (PCS), deployment, Temporary Duty Assignments (TDYs), and various other transitions that military families often encounter. Our school district's Military Liaisons are here to help support and advocate for military-connected students and families. We collaborate with state liaisons to ensure a comprehensive network of support. The NHCS Military Liaisons stand ready to assist your family with any needs that may arise during these transitions.

  • School system navigation
  • Transitions, including transcript evaluation for high school students
  • Interstate Compact compliance
  • Traumatic events
  • Connection to community agencies
  • Military recognition events such as Month of the Military Child

For assistance call or email

Lisa Brenner, Director of Student Support Service and NHCS Military Liaison
(910) 254-4337
Donna Hudson, Supervisor School Social Work and NHCS Military Liaison
(910) 254-4177