What’s New?

2018 Elections:   Wake commissioner & school board candidates will run for election in November 2018. All seven commissioner seats & all nine school board seats will be on the ballot. There is a primary for five commission districts; primary is May 8th. Get details on who’s running, when and where to vote and more on our updated elections page.

 Superintendent Search Continues:  The school board announced there are 20 applicants for the job of leading WCPSS, the largest school district in NC. Dr. Del Burns has returned as interim superintendent and swears this is a temporary gig for him. That’s okay- we’re thrilled to have him back even if for a short time!

Wake is Number One Again! Wake County tops the nation in the number of Nationally Board Certified Teachers for the 12th year in a row! Read about this remarkable accomplishment here.

 Did you know WCPSS has a strategic plan with the goal of a 95% graduation rate by 2020? View the WCPSS FIVE-YEAR STRATEGIC PLAN here.