Grey Culbreth Middle School

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225 Culbreth Rd

Chapel Hill, NC 27516

(919) 929-7161

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 700

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

16 Parent Reviews for Grey Culbreth Middle School

This school is one of the worst schools my kids have attended. It is a negative environment. The curriculum is not challenging. The administration will not work with parents to get kids in a class that is the best fit for them. Principal is flaky. My child has 10 minutes of homework per night - at ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/12/14

My two sons both attended Grey Culbreth, and had very positive experiences. They are building a new science wing, which will be ready for the 2014/15 school year. Excellent teachers, support staff. Good music and arts program. Love the chorus teacher, Mr. Jones.

Posted by a parent on 04/28/14

We have been at Culbreth for the past two and a half years, and our daughter will finish eighth grade soon. While middle school is arguably the harder years for students, our daughter has scored very highly in outside programs, via Duke TIPS, for example, taking her ACT in seventh grade and scoring in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/23/14

Principal is horrible! Discipline and student safety issues are handled by administrative interns instead of principal!

Posted by a other on 02/28/13

New Principal, even better experience, with good communication and caring for kids. The principal now is focused on the kids (has one in the school) and is a beloved staff member from the local high school. It's early in the year and we're already feeling welcomed. We had a great experience over the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/11


Posted by a other on 03/19/11

I think that the teachers go above and beyond, but the principal only seems to care about the Ipods. They currently have a drug problem at the school, fighting, and steeling. It seems to take the student 4 or 5 times of bad behavior before something is done and then it is only 1 or 2 days of ISS.

Posted by a parent on 01/29/11

it is the best school i know in the south. And the teachers are wonderful they work one one with the students.

Posted by a other on 01/27/11

The principal is terrible. She is not interested in communicating with parents, changes policies without notice, and doesn't make any attempt to know the kids. She micro-manages everything, which makes more sense to me now that I have learned that she was promoted to this position after being principal ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/27/10

I agree with the principal comment she is terrible she doesn't let my daughter hug her friends and she locked the library a couple years ago when it got to full in the morning

Posted by a parent on 03/02/10

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Test scores for Grey Culbreth Middle School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Grey Culbreth Middle School
Chapel Hill Carboro City Schools
North Carolina
* In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

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Chapel Hill schools — Grey Culbreth Middle School is located at 225 Culbreth Rd, Chapel Hill NC 27516. 225 Culbreth Rd is in the 27516 ZIP code in Chapel Hill, NC The school district for Grey Culbreth Middle School is the Chapel Hill Carboro City Schools. Grey Culbreth Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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