New Hanover County Schools





NHCS Board of Education

January is School Board Appreciation Month. For a list of upcoming Board of Education Meetings click here.

teacher assists student both wearing masks

The district looks forward to welcoming students back for the spring semester.

Dr. Alison Coker

Dr. Alison Coker joins New Hanover County Schools as the new Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources.

Laney Gym

Our student athletes are back on the courts, as the high school basketball season returned on January 4.

student gives the OK to in person learning

The district continues to plan for the new semester with student and staff health and safety as a top priority.

NHCS Employee shows her college spirit on Jean Day

Every Wednesday and Friday is Jean/Spirit day for NHCS staff. On Wednesday’s pair your jeans with your favorite college shirt and on Friday’s show your school spirit with school/district spirit gear and jeans.

Our District at a Glance

Graduation rate 88.2%
over 315.000 meals served since August 4th
Number of schools in district 45
Number of national board certified teachers 530

Stories of the district

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