Essential Standards

The Common Core Standards are national standards in English Language Arts and Math that have been adopted by many states. The Essential Standards guide the curriculum in other subjects across North Carolina. Together they replace the N.C. Standard Course of Study. 

The Essential Standards includes the standards for the newly adopted curriculum in the following areas: English as a Second Language, Science, Social Studies, World Languages, Arts Education and Healthful Living.

You can view all of the standards for each subject area by following the link below: 

NC Essential Standards