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To receive more information on GCS ACT, please contact:

Terrik Higgins
Guilford County Schools
Human Resources Office
712 North Eugene St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
(336) 378-8823 ext. 4 phone


To apply for the GCS ACT program, you must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Be eligible for a lateral entry license in the state of North Carolina
  • Hold a relevant degree or have a minimum of 24 semester hours of relevant coursework
  • Have a 3.0 or above content area GPA (preferred)
  • Successfully pass the GCS Screening Process  (On-line and interview screening)
  • Obtain a teaching position in Guilford County Schools
  • Submit a GCS ACT application to the GCS Lateral Entry Resource and Advising Center, 712 North Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27401, ATTN:  Terrik Higgins, Program Administrator.



In compliance with federal laws, Guilford County Schools administers all educational programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination because of race, religion, national or ethnic origin, color, age, military service, disability or gender, except where exemption is appropriate and allowed by law. Refer to the Board of Education's Discrimination Free Environment Policy AC for a complete statement. Inquiries or complaints should be directed to the Guilford County Schools Compliance Officer, 120 Franklin Boulevard, Greensboro, NC 27401; 336.370.2323.

All Guilford County Schools facilities, both educational and athletic, are tobacco-free learning environments.

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