Haywood Early College High School
|Haywood Early College High School|
|Clyde, North Carolina, US|
|Motto||"Our Time is Now"|
|Principal||Danny Miller, Interim|
|Grades||Ninth - Thirteenth grade|
|Number of students||approximately 150|
|Schedule||blended high school/college format|
Haywood Early College is a public high school located on the campus of Haywood Community College. Haywood Early College High School enrolls students in grades 9 through 13. Students who complete the full program earn both a high school diploma and a two year transfer degree.
Haywood Early College opened in the fall of 2006 supported by a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and in collaboration with the North Carolina New Schools Project.
It serves a population of approximately one hundred and fifty students.
Haywood Early College has achieved considerable academic success. HEC earned an A rating from the state for the 2013-2014 academic year and SchoolDigger ranks HEC 29th out of 503 North Carolina high schools.