Johnston County School Information
Public, Magnet, and Charter Schools
As of 2016 Johnston County is home to 45 schools in the public system. To learn more about these schools, you can visit the Johnston County Schools website here.
Use the above website to also find Magnet School programs in Johnston County. Magnet Schools provide innovative approaches to learning and goals include to reduce high concentrations of poverty, promote diverse populations, maximize use of school facilities, and provide expanded educational opportunities.
Neuse Charter School - Smithfield
- Academy of Hope – Clayton
- Gateway Christian School – Benson
- Lighthouse Christian Academy – Angier
- Southside Christian School – Clayton
- Lifespring Academy – Clayton
- Star Christian Academy – Smithfield
To learn more about the private schools in Johnston County, visit the North Carolina Department of Administration’s Division of Non-Public Education website for more details. You can also find information on homeschooling on this website.
Colleges and Universities