Top 10 Best Public Middle Schools in North Carolina (2022)

The top ranked public middle schools in North Carolina state are listed below (2022).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in North Carolina is 42%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 46%.
The top ranked public middle schools in North Carolina are Brown Summit Middle School, Metrolina Reg Scholars Academy and Quest Academy. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public middle schools are Waxhaw, Morrisville and Holly Springs.

Top Ranked Public Middle Schools in North Carolina (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Brown Summit Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 97% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
4720 Nc Highway 150 East
Browns Summit, NC 27214
(336) 656-0432
Rank: #22.
Metrolina Reg Scholars Academy
Charter School
Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-8
5225 Seventy-seven Center Dr
Charlotte, NC 28217
(704) 503-1112
Rank: #33.
Quest Academy
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-8
10908 Strickland Road
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 841-0441
Rank: #44.
The Brawley School
Math: 86% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 86% (Top 5%)
Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
132 Swift Arrow Drive
Mooresville, NC 28117
(704) 892-4711
Rank: #55.
Magellan Charter
Charter School
Math: 88% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 88% (Top 5%)
Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
Grades: 3-8
9324 Baileywick Road
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 844-0277
Rank: #66.
Weddington Middle School
Math: 91% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 91% (Top 1%)
Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
5903 Deal Road
Matthews, NC 28104
(704) 296-6318
Rank: #77.
Marvin Ridge Middle School
Math: 87% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 87% (Top 5%)
Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
2831 Crane Road
Waxhaw, NC 28173
(704) 290-1510
Rank: #88.
Mills Park Middle School
Math: 83% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 83% (Top 5%)
Reading: 84% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
441 Mills Park Drive
Cary, NC 27519
(919) 466-1500
Rank: #99.
Jay M. Robinson Middle School
Math: 87% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 87% (Top 5%)
Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
5925 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
Charlotte, NC 28277
(980) 343-6944
Rank: #1010.
Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-13
301 Ashe Avenue, Governor More
Raleigh, NC 27606
(919) 508-9088
Rank: #1111.
Woods Charter
Charter School
Math: 79% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-12
160 Woodland Grove Ln
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
(919) 960-8353
Rank: #1212.
Endeavor Charter School
Charter School
Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 84% (Top 5%)
Reading: 81% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-8
4879 One World Way
Wake Forest, NC 27587
(919) 848-0333
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Davis Drive Middle School
Math: 83% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 83% (Top 5%)
Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
2101 Davis Drive
Cary, NC 27519
(919) 387-3033
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Northview School
Math: 83% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 83% (Top 5%)
Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
625 Carolina Ave N
Statesville, NC 28677
(704) 873-7354
Rank: #1515.
Greensboro Academy
Charter School
Math: 83% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 83% (Top 5%)
Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-8
4049 Battleground Ave
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 286-8404
Rank: #1616.
Triangle Math And Science Academy
Charter School
Math: 78% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 78% (Top 5%)
Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-12
312 Gregson Dr.
Cary, NC 27511
(919) 388-0077
Rank: #1717.
The Expedition School
Charter School
Math: 74% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 74% (Top 10%)
Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-8
437 Dimmocks Mill Rd Ste 33
Hillsborough, NC 27278
(919) 245-8432
Rank: #1818.
Cuthbertson Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
1520 Cuthbertson Rd
Waxhaw, NC 28173
(704) 296-0107
Rank: #1919.
Lake Norman Charter
Charter School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75% (Top 5%)
Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-12
12435 Old Statesville Road
Huntersville, NC 28078
(704) 948-8600
Rank: #2020.
Pine Lake Preparatory
Charter School
Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 74% (Top 10%)
Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-12
104 Yellow Wood Circle
Mooresville, NC 28115
(704) 237-5304
Rank: #2121.
Southeastern Academy
Charter School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-8
12251 Nc Hwy 41 North
Lumberton, NC 28358
(910) 738-7828
Rank: #2222.
Bailey Middle School
Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 76% (Top 5%)
Reading: 73% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-8
11900 Bailey Rd
Cornelius, NC 28031
(980) 343-1068
Rank: #2323.
Heritage Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 73% (Top 10%)
Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
3400 Rogers Road
Wake Forest, NC 27587
(919) 562-6204
Rank: #2424.
Gray Stone Day
Charter School
Math: 71% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 71% (Top 10%)
Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-12
49464 Merner Terrace
Misenheimer, NC 28109
(704) 463-0567
Rank: #2525.
Community House Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 70% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-8
9500 Community House Rd
Charlotte, NC 28277
(980) 343-0689
Rank: #2626.
Roxboro Community School
Charter School
Math: 72% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 72% (Top 10%)
Reading: 74% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-12
115 Lake Drive
Roxboro, NC 27573
(336) 597-0020
Rank: #2727.
Piedmont Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 73% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 73% (Top 10%)
Reading: 73% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-8
1241 E 10th St
Charlotte, NC 28204
(980) 343-5435
Rank: #2828.
Thomas Jefferson Class Academy
Charter School
Math: 69% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 69% (Top 10%)
Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-12
2527 Us 221a Hwy
Mooresboro, NC 28114
(828) 657-9998
Rank: #2929.
Apex Friendship Middle School
Math: 71% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 71% (Top 10%)
Reading: 74% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-8
7701 Humie Olive Rd
Apex, NC 27502
(919) 694-8960
Rank: #3030.
South Charlotte Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 79% (Top 5%)
Reading: 67% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-8
8040 Strawberry Ln
Charlotte, NC 28277
(980) 343-3670
Rank: #3131.
Sterling Montessori Academy
Charter School
Math: 64% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 64% (Top 20%)
Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-8
202 Treybrooke Drive
Morrisville, NC 27560
(919) 462-8889
Rank: #3232.
Summerfield Charter Academy
Charter School
Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70% (Top 10%)
Reading: 71% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-8
5303 Hwy 220 N
Summerfield, NC 27358
(336) 643-1974
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Community School Of Davidson
Charter School
Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 67% (Top 10%)
Reading: 72% (Top 10%)
Grades: K-12
404 Armour Street
Davidson, NC 28036
(704) 897-8061
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Pine Hollow Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 67% (Top 10%)
Reading: 72% (Top 10%)
Grades: 6-8
5365 Bartram Place
Raleigh, NC 27617
(919) 694-8880
Rank: #3535.
Blowing Rock Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 70% (Top 10%)
Reading: 69% (Top 10%)
Grades: PK-8
165 Morris Street
Blowing Rock, NC 28605
(828) 295-3204
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