New Hanover County

Wilmington, NC Schools and Schools Ratings

While perhaps not raised and educated in Wilmington, NC, more than 90.3% of residents have earned high school diplomas or higher, with 39.4% having graduated with a college degree or higher.

Schools Overview

It’s no secret that schools and education opportunities are big motivating factors when choosing a best place to live. This is why we’ve taken the time to provide the most up-to-date statistics on public and private schools in the Wilmington , NC, area. We’ve also included data on the education levels of residents, and how to get in touch with the public and private schools near you.

Educational Levels in Wilmington , NC

  Bachelor's Degree 26%
  Associate's Degree 9.6%
  Graduate or Professional Degree 13.4%
  High School Graduate 20.2%
  Some College, No Degree 21.2%
  Percent Bachelor's Degree or Higher 39.4%
  Percent High School Graduate or Higher 90.3%

School Enrollment in Wilmington , NC

 
School Enrollment Total
72,362 in Wilmington, NC.

School Districts in Wilmington , NC

Title Level Enrollment Street Address City State Phone Number
New Hanover County School District PK-12 6410 Carolina Beach Rd Wilmington North Carolina (910) 763-5431
Wilmington Preparatory Academy School District K-8 4905 South College Rd Wilmington North Carolina (910) 799-6776
Cape Fear Center For Inquiry School District K-8 2525 Wonder Way Wilmington North Carolina (910) 362-0000
Island Montessori Charter School District PK-12 6339 Carolina Beach Rd Wilmington North Carolina (910) 707-1200
Douglass Academy School District PK-12 507 North 6th St Wilmington North Carolina (910) 655-3600

Private Schools in Wilmington , NC

Title Level Enrollment Street Address City State Phone Number
St. Mary Catholic School K-8 242 217 South 4th Street Wilmington North Carolina
Cape Fear Academy PK-12 600 3900 South College Road Wilmington North Carolina (910) 791-0287
Wilmington Christian Academy PK-12 800 1401 N College Rd Wilmington North Carolina (910) 791-4248
Wilmington Sda School 2-7 8 2833 Market Street Wilmington North Carolina
New Horizons Elementary School K-5 80 3705 South College Road Wilmington North Carolina (910) 392-5209
Calvary Christian School K-12 15 423 North 23rd Street Wilmington North Carolina
Friends School K-8 185 350 Peiffer Avenue Wilmington North Carolina
Myrtle Grove Christian School K-8 347 806 Piner Road Wilmington North Carolina
Wilmington Academy Of Arts & Sci 4-8 54 6201 Myrtle Grove Road Wilmington North Carolina
St. Mark Catholic School K-8 763 1013 Eastwood Road Wilmington North Carolina
Pathways Mid. & Hgh. School 7-12 20 3110 Randall Parkway Wilmington North Carolina
St. James Day School K 10 25 South 3rd Street Wilmington North Carolina (910) 762-7537
Coastal Christian High School 9-12 197 709 George Anderson Drive Wilmington North Carolina
Yahweh Center School K-5 15 Po Box 10399 Wilmington North Carolina (910) 675-3533
Access Academy Wilmington 6-8 7 2875 Worth Drive Wilmington North Carolina
Children's Schoolhouse K 3 612 South College Road Wilmington North Carolina
Hill School Of Wilmington 1-8 20 25 South 3rd Street Wilmington North Carolina
Joshua Academy K-10 28 4704 South College Road Wilmington North Carolina
Learning Foundations School 3-12 47 3801 Wilshire Boulevard Wilmington North Carolina
Noah's Ark Children's Center K 3 1501 Beasley Road Wilmington North Carolina
Pine Valley Wee Care Kindergarten K 8 3788 Shipyard Boulevard Wilmington North Carolina
Point Institute 3-12 15 5051 New Centre Drive Wilmington North Carolina
Providence Preparatory Academy K-6 68 2730 Northchase Parkway SE Wilmington North Carolina (910) 742-0712