Facts matter. GEA is committed to providing research-based data on the critical issues shaping education policy and practice in Guilford County. When we are guided by  objective data, we can effectively advocate for all children. GEA’s Did You Know series seeks to provide the community with digestible bites of data that can be shared so education advocates are equipped with the information needed to build a realistic narrative about our schools and education.

To access sharable graphics and videos on each topic, click the links below. If you have questions about any of the data shared or would like to explore topics other than those listed here, please contact Karen Hornfeck at khornfeck@geanc.org.

Learning Hubs & Tutoring

Guilford County Schools (GCS) has been nationally recognized for their innovative learning hubs, targeted tutoring and Fifth Quarter summer learning program.  These initiatives utilize unique community partnerships to address pandemic learning loss and have produced proven results.

GCS Academic Data

End-of-Grade testing. Proficiency. Graduation rates. Learn more about all of these topics and how Guilford County Schools measures student success.

GCS Innovations

School-based telehealth. Increase access to mental health services. An Economics and Personal Finance course. Guilford County Schools, GEA and other community partners are collaborating to offer innovative programs to address barriers to student success.


A qualified, diverse pipeline of public educators is crucial for any thriving school district.  Learn more about some of the barriers facing our state as we seek to attract and retain the best educators.