Chapel Hill Schools

As one of the main anchors of the Triangle, Chapel Hill is home to the University of North Carolina. However, this growing city also has the state's top-rated school system, which makes it a coveted destination for families looking to relocate. If you're thinking about moving to Chapel Hill with children in tow, let Linda Craft Team Realtors handle all the details. We'd love to show you around the area and help you explore your educational options! 

Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools

District Accolades

  • #1 District in North Carolina by
  • Majority proficient in math and reading
  • 91% graduation rate

District Overview

  • 12,426 total students
  • 881 total teachers
  • 20 total schools

Chapel Hill Middle Schools

North Carolina Department Of Public Instruction

Chatham County Public Schools

Private Schools

Chapel Hill High Schools

North Carolina Department Of Public Instruction

Private Schools

Sports, Curriculum, and Special Programs


Chapel-Hill Carrboro City Schools—as well as a number of other districts that serve the area—maintains robust sports programs. Many students go on to play at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Here are just a few of the sports programs throughout the district:

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Volleyball
  • Lacrosse
  • Track & field/cross country
  • Soccer
  • Cheerleading

Classes & Programs

Thanks to its highly rated curriculum, CHCCS consistently ranks as one of the top school districts in the entire Southeast. In fact, up to a third of the student body benefits from the district's gifted program. Here are just a few special initiatives offered by local schools:

  • Gifted and LEAP programs
  • Special education
  • Arts and music
  • Clubs and honor societies
  • Dual language
  • Blue Ribbon Mentor Program
  • Advanced Placement (AP) courses
  • National Merit Scholarship Program

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School Disclaimer

The information on this page is as accurate as possible, but it is also subject to change at any time. Linda Craft Team Realtors advises all parents to contact their local school board or a specific institution before making any decisions.