An excellent education can open up a world of possibilities. We have so many great schools in the state of North Carolina. Did you know that a bachelor’s degree holder earns approximately $26,000 more a year? A good school will also provide students with the foundational skills they need to succeed in the workforce. This can occur even if pursuing a college degree is not the best postsecondary option.
When deciding where to buy a house, many families look at the school district first. I know that is on the top of my list for the future. In today’s highly competitive housing market, this consideration and ability to choose is not something every family can afford. There are more than 13,000 school districts in the U.S., each of them slightly different. There are several common denominators, when compared, which can serve as indicators of an impactful district.
Thanks to Stacker, a list was compiled of the best school districts in North Carolina based on Niche rankings. According to Niche, school districts are ranked based on academic performance (SAT/ACT scores and state proficiency tests), teacher salaries, expenses per student, and access to extracurricular activities. Check out 10 of the best school districts in North Carolina below.