Cape Hatteras Secondary School of Coastal Studies is located in Buxton, NC with an enrollment of 356 students from grades 6th-12th. Our school seeks to create a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for success through development-appropriate instruction that allows for individual differences and learning styles. Our school promotes a safe, orderly, caring, and supportive environment. Each student’s self-esteem is fostered by positive relationships with students and staff. We strive to have our parents, teachers, and community members actively involved on our students’ learning.