Northampton County Public Schools


Northampton County Public Schools


The Northampton County Public Schools Division is located on the beautiful Eastern Shore of Virginia bordered by the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Fifty miles north of Virginia Beach and Norfolk, VA and an hour south of Salisbury and Ocean City, MD. Northampton County Public Schools is comprised of one high school (grades 9-12), one middle school (grades 7-8), two elementary schools (grades PreK-6), and an alternative education center. Our student population of approximately 1,700 students consists of a diverse student body of African American, White, Hispanic, East Indian, and others.

Mission Statement

Northampton County Public Schools (NCPS) is dedicated to providing the highest quality educational program with the cornerstones of value learning, self-worth among students and staff, quality performance among students and staff, and transition for students to productive and responsible participants in society at large. Our classroom provides the potential for learning and is open and free to every student. Inspiring learners for life through achievement and success is our motto and creed. NCPS prepares all students for the world of the future by giving them a broad spectrum of opportunities to prepare for education and employment beyond high school. All graduates are productive and responsible members of society, capable of competing in the global economy and motivated to pursue learning throughout their lifetimes.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Northampton County Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities.

Northampton County Public Schools

7207 Young St, Machipongo, VA 23405