From empty nesters to budding families, from retirees to those still planning their careers, from couples to singles and everyone in-between, The Bluffs on the Cape Fear is a community for all. For those families looking to call The Bluffs NC home, below you will find information on the Leland and Wilmington NC area schools and alternative educational opportunities.

Families living in The Bluffs on the Cape Fear are districted for:

Our community also has great alternative educational options as well, including:

Unique Educational Opportunity:

  • Brunswick Community College offers students a great opportunity through Early College High School, an alternative option to the traditional High School education program. This Early College High School program is designed to be a five-year school, where students can earn both a North Carolina High School Diploma and an Associate’s Degree or transferable college credit from Brunswick Community College. Recognized by the US Department of Education as a 2017 Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, the graduation rate has consistently been 100 percent. They are also a North Carolina Stem School of Distinction, and maintain a grade of “A” on the North Carolina School Report Card.
  • The COAST (Center of Applied Sciences and Technology) proudly serves Brunswick County High School students with a diverse set of classes focused on STEM and technical skills. Their courses range from Clean Energy to Carpentry and Electrical Programs, and many more.

Higher Education:


As you can see there is no shortage of educational opportunities in Wilmington, North Carolina and the surrounding area.