Wilkes County Schools has numerous areas of academic achievement and growth that reflect the tremendous efforts of the students and teachers throughout our system. Grade Level Proficiency increased from 56.8% in 15-16 to 60.3% in 16-17 which is above the state average. Our 4 year cohort graduation rate increased from 87.6% to 88.9%. Wilkes County had no schools identified by the State Performance Grades as a Low Performing School. Click here for a summary of the School Performance Grades for Wilkes County Schools for the past 4 years.