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  1. #1 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Polk County Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    COLUMBUS, NC,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I was going to a different high school up until my junior year. Covid hit, closing things down. Especially schools. My old high school was fully remote the entire 2020-2021 school year. I wanted to....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $47,040,

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  2. #2 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Alleghany County Schools

    School District,

    SPARTA, NC,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Despite being located in a smaller, rural town, Alleghany County Schools has made great progress toward students’ current and future opportunities, and toward ensuring an inclusive and safe....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $46,790,

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  3. #3 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Watauga County Schools

    School District,

    BOONE, NC,

    16 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have enjoyed attending this high school. The school is filled with good students and teachers. I feel safe in the environment that I am in. The school custodians do a good job at keeping the school....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $44,660,

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  4. #4 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Mount Airy City Schools

    School District,

    MOUNT AIRY, NC,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Going to Mount Airy City Schools was amazing. The teachers and staff truly care about the students wants and needs. They were so accommodating, especially throughout the Covid-19 situation. Easily, I....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,948,

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  5. #5 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Yancey County Schools

    School District,

    BURNSVILLE, NC,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Lots of class diversity and very accepting community. Not very racially diverse, but there's lots of culture and art to participate in and create. A good place to grow up and get my pre-college....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $46,916,

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  6. #6 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Rutherford County Schools

    School District,

    FOREST CITY, NC,

    26 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I like Rutherford County Schools because it offers a structured program to meet the requirements necessary to go to a four year college. Teachers are experienced to teach courses that are...Rutherford County Schools can offer more architecture and drafting courses to help students who are interested in designing buildings and structures in different areas. Also, it can be a foundation....

    Read 26 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $46,018,

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  7. #7 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Surry County Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    DOBSON, NC,

    26 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says I love working here. Not only do my fellow staff truly care about kids, they truly care for each other. It makes me so happy to know that I can come to work every day and know that the work we are....

    Read 26 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $46,382,

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  8. #8 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Newton Conover City Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    NEWTON, NC,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Being a Newton Conover High School senior has been the best 4 years of my life. From walking into this beautiful culture my Freshman was so exciting to me personally, the teachers/staff are amazing....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,303,

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  9. #9 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Madison County Schools

    School District,

    MARSHALL, NC,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I've always been pushed to do better, the teachers have always facilitated my needs. Overall a pretty good school..

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $46,354,

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  10. #10 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Hyde County Schools

    School District,

    SWAN QUARTER, NC,

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $44,981,

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  11. #11 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Tyrrell County Schools

    School District,

    COLUMBIA, NC,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Tyrrell County Schools has the best school district by far. The faculty and staff are always so kind and willing to help. The janitors do a great job of keeping the facilities clean and smelling....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $42,730,

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  12. #12 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Greene County Schools

    School District,

    SNOW HILL, NC,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $44,504,

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  13. #13 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Cherokee County Schools

    School District,

    MURPHY, NC,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says As a student who graduated from Cherokee County Schools at Andrews High School in 2018, I can say that this school district is truly wonderful. Most, if not all schools in this district demonstrate a....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,314,

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  14. #14 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Elkin City Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    ELKIN, NC,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I am so happy with my experience at Elkin City Schools that I hope to send my children there one day. The school continues to improve every year and implements things I wish I could have had when I....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $49,027,

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  15. #15 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Transylvania County Schools

    School District,

    BREVARD, NC,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I love this county! Everyone here is so kind and we are all like one big family even with the common rivalry between Rosman and Brevard, but of course, that is expected in a small town! Many students....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $46,877,

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  16. #16 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Cleveland County Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    SHELBY, NC,

    23 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall the Cleveland County School District was a very good one! Throughout my years there I have really enjoyed my teachers and appreciate the care they give to myself and my classmates! I have....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,911,

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  17. #17 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Ashe County Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    JEFFERSON, NC,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says The schools in Ashe County are pretty good overall. I definitely had some great times there but there were also some things I remember not being a big fan of. There are totally worse schools out....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $47,174,

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  18. #18 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Macon County Schools

    School District,

    FRANKLIN, NC,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Not much in the way of academics or clubs, however I think it’s a good school with great support and involvement from parents and teachers. Lacks funding in a lot of areas but all the teachers are....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,321,

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  19. #19 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Jones County Schools

    School District,

    TRENTON, NC,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I love the teachers and the staff. My principal and teachers are always encouraging us to do better..

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,886,

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  20. #20 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Wilkes County Schools

    School District,

    NORTH WILKESBORO, NC,

    25 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Overall, a well-organized school system. Athletics and academics remain equally competitive. There are plenty of clubs, sports and classes to choose from to complete your education. The....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,084,

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  21. #21 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Lincoln County Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    LINCOLNTON, NC,

    28 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Lincoln County Schools is a very interesting school district. The educational system is great, giving everyone an opportunity to learn something new each day. The teachers are all very nice and....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,555,

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  22. #22 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Swain County Schools

    School District,

    BRYSON CITY, NC,

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Teachers are engaging and always willing to help. Class size and student to teacher ratios are low. Students come from small local communities so the entire school feels tight nit and everyone seems....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $46,074,

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  23. #23 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools

    School District,

    CHAPEL HILL, NC,

    55 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says What I really enjoy about the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City School district is the community and family that you have the opportunity to build within it. When you move along from one stage of schooling....

    Read 55 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,683,

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  24. #24 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Mitchell County Schools

    School District,

    BAKERSVILLE, NC,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My favorite thing about Mitchell County Schools has to be the teachers. Although I would consider Mitchell County schools to be average in other areas, I have had the opportunity to connect with....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $48,724,

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  25. #25 Best Places to Teach in North Carolina.

    Union County Public Schools

    School District,

    MONROE, NC,

    156 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I loved my experience in the Union County District. I use to go to Central Academy of Technology and Arts from freshman to sophomore year (2017-2019). Personally, I wouldn't change a thing. The only....

    Read 156 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $45,429,

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