NC Drug Education Schools
(DES) provide a statewide system authorized by NC General Statutes 90-96.01
to operate as a sentencing alternative for persons with drug offenses.
Other non-offenders are also referred for education and prevention.
The goal is that upon completion of the
program, the student will be able to identify a personal plan reflective
of an informed self-related consequences up to and including recidivism.
Standardized information is collected
from each student who enters a Drug Education School.
2016-2017 Annual Report