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School leader:  Ms Paula Coates
5935 Raleigh Rd
Benson, NC 27504

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(919) 934-7333
(919) 934-6906
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Video and film production, Orchestra, Band...
  • World languages
    French, Spanish, American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Sports
    Basketball, Baseball, Cross country, Football, Golf...
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37 reviews

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Recent Comments


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Submitted by a student · April 28, 2014
This is an agricultural-focused high school with a complete lack of regard for anyone who does not fit into the school's culture. High school seniors looking to go to university do not receive any assistance from counselors (there was no mention... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 08, 2012
I have two kids (9th and 10th graders) at this school. It is SO MUCH BETTER RUN since Principal Coates arrived. She actually enforces the rules, doesn't put up with any monkey business and makes people accountable. The last principal was a lame... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 15, 2011
I am so impressed with the new principal Ms Coates. She is strict but fair, compassionate and down to earth. the teachers have all been great. The arts program especially the dance program is AWESOME! If there is anyway your child can attend this... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 11, 2011
The school offers fantastic advanced placement classes taught by fantastic teachers. Great school for very smart students.. Safe school with little peer pressure due to school size and makeup.

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Last modified: May 6, 2016
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