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6701 Gordon Road
Wilmington, NC 28411
Telephone: 910-397-1544
Fax: 910-397-1546

A Year Round School!

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Rebecca DePreta
"Teacher of the Year" 2017-18

Kim Bassano
Para Educator/ISCS
"Para Educator of the Year" 2017-18

Gretchen Parker
Media Coordinator
"Olympian of the Year" 2017-18


NHCS Mission Statement

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.

Web page maintained and updated by Heidi Mazzocco/Technology Assistant.
Updated March 20, 2018

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Save the Date

relay for life may 19

Relay for Life
Sat. May 19th @UNCW

Click HERE for the Luminaria
Donation Page



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Heather Byers ~ Principal


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Dr. Leigh Gates ~ Assistant Principal



In compliance with Federal law, including Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act and the provisions of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, New Hanover County Schools administers all state-operated educational programs, employment activities, and admissions without discrimination because of disability, race, religion, national, or ethnic origin, color, age, military service, or gender except where exemption is appropriate and allowed by law.
To file a complaint of discrimination, contact: Dr. Rick Holliday, Deputy Superintendent, Student Support and Federal Programs, 6410 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412,Telephone (910) 254-4206;  Fax(910) 258-4226  

Spanish translation compliments of Google Translate.
Clip-art courtesy of,, and Netsmartz.