Photo by Julie Legge, CharlotteRealEstatePhotos.comThe North Carolina Board of Education recently announced the results of the 2015-2016 school performance grades. And several schools in Northwest Union County and South Charlotte are at the top of the list!

Here’s a rundown of our local top schools and their overall school performance grades. According to the Board’s Accountability and Testing Department’s page, schools that received an overall grade of 85 and above were given an “A.”

For an in-depth look at the details, visit the Accountability and Testing Department page. And if you have any questions about our local schools, please contact us!

Local schools in the Union County Public School (UCPS) district that received A’s include:

Local schools in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School (CMS) District that received A’s include:

Local schools that received an overall “B” score include: Kensington Elementary, Ballantyne Elementary, Wesley Chapel Elementary and Endhaven Elementary and South Mecklenburg High School.

Please note that this is not the full list of schools that have A and B scores. For a complete list, see the NC State Board of Education Web Site here.