Resources for Local Families

Sometimes finding all the information you need in one spot is difficult. I aim to curate resources and information regarding traditional public, public charter, magnet, and independent schools on this site so that you can find what you need without a lot of searching.

Timeline of Important Dates

Timeline of Important Dates

Download this PDF for my timeline of important dates for rising kindergartners.

Know Your Magnet Pathway

Know Your Magnet Pathway

Check out WCPSS's magnet pathways chart to know the magnet program pathways for middle and high school. 

Magnets Map

Magnets Map

Sometimes seeing it all on a map can really help you narrow down your choices. See the magnet elementary school map here and the magnet middle school map here.

 

Compare High School SAT Scores

Compare High School SAT Scores

DPI releases a yearly SAT report for high schools. Take a look at Wake County and see how your neighborhood high school did. 

Enroll in Kindergarten

Enroll in Kindergarten

Kindergarten enrollment is now open and online, click here to find out what you need to register your child.

Wake County Magnet Schools

Wake County Magnet Schools

Wake County has a nationally recognized magnet program. Though selections for Magnet Schools are completed by the end of January, families relocating to Wake County can move into the base area for a magnet school and take advantage of these amazing programs. Follow the link below to find out more about magnet options in Wake County. 

 

Magnet Open Houses

Magnet Open Houses

Sign up for virtual tours, videos, and information sessions.

Charter Schools Map

Charter Schools Map

Wake County has a robust charter school community. See top charter schools on the link below to see where they are located.  A full list of charter schools by town can be found under the school section on the menu. 

Best Private Schools in Raleigh

Best Private Schools in Raleigh

NICHE's list of top-ranked private schools in the Raleigh area. Click here to see their most recent rankings for K-12 private schools.

2021 Best Charter Elementary and Middle Schools

2021 Best Charter Elementary and Middle Schools

NICHE's 2021 list of top-ranked charter K-8 schools in the Raleigh area. Click the link below to see their most recent rankings for charter schools.

School Performance Results

School Performance Results

The link below has the most recent school report cards for Wake County. All public charter and traditional public schools get state report cards so you can compare them apples to apples.  

Compare High School SAT Scores

Compare High School SAT Scores

Trying to find the best high schools? DPI releases a yearly SAT report for area high schools. Take a look at Wake County and see which schools have the most impressive results. 

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