Latest News from DPI


Say Something Anonymous Reporting System
School districts and Charter Schools statewide are working with Sandy Hook Promise to offer training to school-level staff and students on the free online app where secure and anonymous safety concerns can be reported to help at-risk individuals before they hurt themselves or others. Statewide rollout of Say Something is scheduled to be completed in early 2020.

New Initiative Aimed at Reducing Teacher Vacancies
Statewide initiative to increase the number of teachers - particularly in hard-to-staff areas such as science, math and special education.

Performance and Academic Growth Data
Information on the performance and academic growth of North Carolina's public schools for the 2017-18 school year is available on DPI’s Accountability and Testing Results webpage, and a summary of the state’s annual accountability report can be found here.