Edgecombe Early College High

Edgecombe Early College High School (EECHS) is a comprehensive five-year public high school enrolling 202 students in grades 9–13.  We are located on the campus of Edgecombe Community College.  Our school is a part of Edgecombe County Public Schools and serve as a high school of choice that accepts a cohort of approximately 40 ninth graders per year.  Our goal is to improve the college attendance rate for students in our community by exposing them to a rigorous curriculum inclusive mainly Honors courses as well as dual-enrollment community college courses.  In addition, we aim to serve first-generation college students.
EECHS Turtle Mascot Logo
Mascot:  Turtles
School Colors:  Burgundy, Gray, and White
Motto:  "Be yourself; leave completely changed!"
Mission:  The EECHS family will create powerful educational experiences that foster academic excellence, personal growth, and global citizenship, while cultivating a lifelong passion for learning.
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