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9-12
Public district
Carrboro, NC
Students enrolled: 911
 

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201 Rock Haven Road
Carrboro, NC 27510

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(919) 918-2200
(919) 929-3898
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Map of Carrboro High School address.

June 03, 2015
This school is fantastic. The administration knows all the students and truly supports them. They honor diversity instead of practicing tolerance. It is a truly great learning environment.

- submitted by a community member

May 29, 2013
The problem starts with the leadership in the school (or lack thereof). The principal in the school is not effective and the students do not respond to her. Due to the extreme liberal environment in Carrboro, drugs are not viewed as an issue. This school has one of the most severe drug problems starting in the middle schools that feed into it. My children go to this school and I am considering moving them to a charter school. Coming from a parent that has the attitude that actions drive the attitude of the youth, the school leadership is lacking in the ability to take action.

- submitted by a teacher

April 22, 2013
This school has had three principals since it opened just a few years ago. One was 'replaced', another quit. They can't seem to staff for scheduled classes, relying on a stream of substitutes, in at least one case, for most of the school year. The school has been racked by race tensions and "solves" them by amplifying the very situations that caused them in the first place. Knowledgeable parents frequently arrange for their children to attend another district high school, and with good reason. I suggest that you do so as well, for you child's sake. I thought having my children attend the local school was best for them ... boy, was I wrong. I could not be more disgusted at this waste of my tax dollar and wish I could go back in time and have had my kids reassigned elsewhere.

- submitted by a parent

June 18, 2012
I find the school's philosophy to be too liberal & not expecting students to be individually responsible

- submitted by a parent

January 16, 2012
Pretty good school, but they spend too much time patting themselves on the back and not enough time fixing their problems.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
October 13, 2010
Carrboro High School supports and empowers their students in all their endeavors; academics, arts, sports, etc.

- submitted by a parent

April 23, 2010
Excellent program for the students, both academically and for athletics. We have been with the school since its opening and the staff and teachers are top notch.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
September 18, 2009
They are a very student focused school

- submitted by a parent
no rating
September 16, 2009
Carrboro High School is a 'green' school. One of the first schools in this area and the first high school. Wonderful school!

- submitted by a community member
no rating
September 16, 2009
New school with great potential to break ground in arts, academics and sports.

- submitted by a community member
no rating
August 24, 2009
very nice school ...good environment and very nice behaviour of faculty with students....rate for this school is 5/5........

- submitted by a community member

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Carrboro High School
201 Rock Haven Road, Carrboro, NC  27510
(919) 918-2200
Last modified Carrboro High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Carrboro High School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 14 reviews. Top