NHCS Magnet and Special Programs

New Hanover County Schools offers unique educational opportunities centered around student interests, skills and abilities. Each program provides innovative and expanded learning experiences that enhance the core curriculum and foster student growth. These offerings include year round options, magnet programs, signature programs, and early colleges.

International School at Gregory Spanish Immersion and Global STEM
Rachel Freeman School of Engineering
Snipes Academy of Arts and Design
D.C. Virgo Preparatory Academy Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and MAth (STEAM)

February is National Magnet School Month, proudly organized by Magnet Schools of America (MSA), the national association of magnet and theme-based schools. Nationwide, there are approximately 4,340 magnet schools serving nearly 3.5 million students. Magnet schools are the original and largest form of public school choice, providing families with opportunities to meet the individual learning styles, talents, and interests of their children.

HELP US CELEBRATE BY VISITING A MAGNET SCHOOL DURING THIS MONTH.

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Magnet Flyer 3.pdf