Chatham County Schools offer both public and charter K-12 options along with the Southeast’s preeminent universities.
Chatham County is home to Schools of Distinction, top SAT scores, “Teacher of the Year” awards and leading rankings from US News & World Report and The Washington Post. Oh, and the first high school dance program in North Carolina! Two of these schools are on-site at Briar Chapel, an easy walk from your front door.Planting roots >>
Woods Charter School
Perry W. Harrison Elementary School
Margaret B. Pollard Middle School
Northwood High School
Nationally acclaimed universities, such as the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill (located just seven miles away), Duke University and North Carolina State University, anchor the Triangle, providing the research facilities and educated workforce that drive high-tech companies and enterprises. Briar Chapel students are strongly positioned to pursue higher education with these prestigious institutions.