|Year of establishment
|5608 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro, NC 27410
|Greensboro, North Carolina
The Early College at Guilford
The Early College at Guilford is a public magnet high school that has approximately 200 students located in Greensboro, North Carolina. The school was founded in 2002 as a partnership between Guilford College and Guildford County Schools.
The school has a selective method for admissions. Prospective students must submit a written application and participate in an on-campus examination created by the school's admissions team, currently involving an essay and multiple-choice mathematics and reading portion.
The Early College at Guilford serves as a national model for Early College Entrance High Schools.
The mission of The Early College at Guilford is to make a positive difference in the lives of students by providing exceptionally challenging educational opportunities that support academic development at the highest standards. Through building bridges at the earliest opportunity between high school, college, and beyond, our school seeks to awaken and mature the creative, social, and academic abilities of students. We strive to foster multi-dimensional leadership in varied contexts so that our students may succeed in higher education and the changing world beyond.
The school offers a writing intensive, fast-paced curriculum in partnership with Guilford College, a selective, national liberal arts institution. Students take honors and advanced placement courses in the ninth and tenth grades and college courses with undergraduate students taught by college professors in grades eleven and twelve. Students graduate with a high school diploma and up to two years of credit from Guilford College.
The The Early College at Guilford is a Public university located in Greensboro.
The The Early College at Guilford was founded in 2002.
The current president of The Early College at Guilford is Angela Polk-Jones.