What’s New?

Superintendent’s Proposed 2016-17 budget:  Superintendent Merrill presented his proposed 2016-17 budget to the school board at their regular meeting on March 15th. The budget includes a request for a $35.7 million increase of local funding from the county commissioners. You can review highlights of the budget and the complete budget on the WCPSS website: click here. A public comment hearing on the budget was held on April 5th at 5:30pm. The school board will vote on the budget in May after which it will be presented to the county commissioners.


Read our shared vision statement for Wake County schools, developed over three community meetings hosted by Great Schools In Wake & WakeUP Wake County. This shared vision statement and document is a product of citizens working together with elected officials on the Board of Education and the Board of Commissioners. We want YOU to join this conversation and help us bring it to your community.

The Indy covers our three vision work sessions: Resegregation, Never!

Study shows the powerful & positive impact of WCPSS on local economy:  Read the study here.

Study finds WCPSS diversity policy lessened Wake schools segregation. Read the study here. 


Learn about new construction, renovations, schedules and more.
Read more about the plan.