Orange County School Information
Public, Magnet, and Charter Schools
Orange County is home to 7 Elementary Schools (one of which is year-round), 3 Middle Schools, and 1 High School. In this system, they provide additional educational opportunities for the academically and/or intellectually gifted, Advancement via Individual Determination (AVID), ESL Family Outreach, Exceptional Children special education programs, and a plethora of student and parent resources.
- Carolina Friends School – Durham
- Emerson Waldorf School – Chapel Hill
- Hillsborough Christian Academy – Hillsborough
- Montessori Day School – Chapel Hill
- Our Playhouse Preschool – Chapel Hill
- Pinewoods Montessori School – Hillsborough
- St. Thomas More Catholic School – Chapel Hill
To learn more about the private schools in Orange County, visit the North Carolina Department of Administration’s Division of Non-Public Education website for more details. You can also find information on homeschooling on this website.
Colleges and Universities