Duplin County, home of the largest winery in the South, is in the eastern part of North Carolina, about one hour from the coast. The Duplin County Schools serve 9,844 students in 13 schools. Our early college is on the campus of James Sprunt Community College. Our mission is to work with the community to prepare all our students for career, college, and life success. Our vision is to become an exemplary school system where all students and staff excel in a globally competitive society.