Charlotte boasts a fantastic public school district, so it’s little wonder why people want to buy a home in this area. But with more than 160 schools in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools system and plenty of top-ranked schools within this district, how do you pick which school you want to live near? Don’t worry; we’re here to help. Check out our quick guide to just a few of the best schools to help you narrow your choices for your new community (and ultimately your new home).
Providence High School
Accolades: Gold medal (US News & World Report), National Blue Ribbon School
Nearby Neighborhoods: Berkeley
Providence High School is located off Pineville-Matthews Road in between Providence Road and Alexander Road. Communities like Berkeley are just minutes from this top-performing high school, which boasts a high AP course passing rate, high average SAT scores, and highly educated teachers.
Ardrey Kell High School
This high school, located off Ardrey Kell Road, offers a variety of AP programs, honors societies, and teachers with advanced degrees. Neighborhoods like Ardrey and Ballantyne are just minutes from this top-rated school.
Myers Park High School
Accolades: #21 in North Carolina, 100 Best High Schools in the US (Newsweek)
Myers Park High School provides its students with plenty of academic and extracurricular activities, as well as opportunities to participate in internship programs and apprenticeships. This top-ranked high school is located in the Myers Park area of Charlotte, but neighborhoods like Dilworth are also zoned for this school.
We’ll Help You Easily Find Your New Home
Looking for even more top-ranking high schools in the Charlotte area? Check out our list on our Charlotte schools guide. Education is a priority for many Charlotte home buyers, which is why we’ll do everything we can to help you find a home near excellent schools.
If you want to learn more about the local school district, popular neighborhoods, or even specific homes that are on the market near your favorite schools, just give us a call at 704-400-4578. We’re happy to help you with anything you need.