Public Schools in Gastonia, North Carolina

There are 29 Public Schools in Gastonia, North Carolina, serving a population of 74,381 people in an area of 52 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,564 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In North Carolina, Gastonia is ranked 442nd of 959 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 404th of 959 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Gastonia Public Schools

Find Gastonia, North Carolina public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Ashbrook High 2222 South New Hope Road Gastonia, NC

Brookside Elementary 1925 Auten Road Gastonia, NC

Brookside Elementary School 1950 Rhyne Carter Road Gastonia, NC

Chapel Grove Elementary 5201 Lewis Road Gastonia, NC

Edward D Sadler Jr Elementary School 3950 West Franklin Boulevard Gastonia, NC

Forest Heights Elementary 1 Learning Place Gastonia, NC

Forestview High 5545 Union Road Gastonia, NC

Gardner Park Elementary 738 Armstrong Park Road Gastonia, NC

Gaston County Schools: Grier Middle School 1622 East Garrison Boulevard Gastonia, NC

H H Beam Elementary 200 Davis Park Road Gastonia, NC

Hawks Nest Intermediate 3430 Robinwood Road Gastonia, NC

Highland Charter Public School 324 North Highland Street Gastonia, NC

Highland Sch Of Technology 1600 North Morris Street Gastonia, NC

Hunter Huss High 1518 Edgefield Avenue Gastonia, NC

Lingerfeldt Elementary 1601 Madison Street Gastonia, NC

New Hope Elementary 137 Stowe Road Gastonia, NC

Piedmont Community Charter School 119 East Second Avenue Gastonia, NC

Pleasant Ridge Elementary 937 Miller Street Gastonia, NC

Rhyne Elementary 1900 West Davidson Avenue Gastonia, NC

Robinson Elementary 3122 Union Road Gastonia, NC

Sadler Elementary School 3950 West Franklin Boulevard Gastonia, NC

Sherwood Elementary 1744 Dixon Road Gastonia, NC

Southwest Middle 1 Roadrunner Drive Gastonia, NC

W A Bess Elementary School 4340 Beaty Road Gastonia, NC

W P Grier Middle School 1622 East Garrison Boulevard Gastonia, NC

Warlick Academy 1316 Spencer Mountain Road Gastonia, NC

Webb Street School 1623 North Webb Street Gastonia, NC

Woodhill Elementary 1027 Woodhill Drive Gastonia, NC

York Chester Middle 601 South Clay Street Gastonia, NC

About Gastonia Public Schools

Gastonia Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Gastonia, NC. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including North Carolina, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

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Gastonia Public School Statistics

Find Gastonia Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Gastonia Public School Enrollment
 GastoniaGaston County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment366 (47.5%)1,339 (52.3%)
Kindergarten Enrollment989 (87.8%)2,577 (90.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)3,551 (85.6%)9,463 (88.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)3,669 (91.1%)9,800 (90.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)3,820 (89.8%)10,422 (88.6%)
Gastonia Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 GastoniaGaston County
Less than 9th Grade Education2,601 (5.2%)7,784 (5.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)5,062 (10.1%)15,640 (10.6%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)13,723 (27.5%)45,116 (30.7%)