Education and Schools
On-base education is provided to children of military personnel who live in base housing.
DeLalio Elementary School provides all students kindergarten through sixth grade with varied and challenging opportunities for learning, good citizenship and community interaction. They are at 1500 Curtis Road. For more information, call 910-449-0601.
There are six elementary schools, one middle school and one high school supporting nearly 3,700 students throughout the Camp Lejeune/New River complex.
In addition, Camp Lejeune Dependent Schools offer a half-day preschool program for all children who are 4 years old and living on base.
To register children in the system, parents or guardians must reside in base housing or have a letter from the Base Housing Office stating they will have base housing within 90 days. Registration is held in the summer at the school of attendance. For further information, call the superintendent’s office at 910-451-2461.
Base School Information
An information line is available for parents and students to get up-to-date information on school hours, closings and activities for the eight base schools. To access the line, call 910-
451-0995 and follow the prompts.
In-depth and comprehensive degree programs are offered by various colleges on station, leading toward completion of an associate, baccalaureate and even a master’s degree program. For information on what New River has to offer, call 910-449-6233.