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Best Middle Schools in the Winston-Salem, NC Area

Best Middle Schools in the Winston-Salem, NC Area Best Middle Schools in the Winston-Salem, NC Area

Are you looking for information on top public middle schools in the Winston-Salem area? Below you'll find rankings on some of the best Winston-Salem-area middle schools including Whitaker Elementary School, Meadowlark Elementary School, Early College of Forsyth County, and Sherwood Forest Elementary School. We also have data to help you compare such top traditional public middle schools to the area's best charter schools including The North Carolina Leadership Academy, The Arts Based School, Forsyth Academy, and Quality Education Academy.

The list below is not meant be used as a definitive guide to which Winston-Salem-area middle school would be best for any individual child. For schools that are close to one another in rankings, differences in available data are in most cases very small.



Top Middle Schools in the Winston-Salem Area

Rank School Name City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
1 Meadowlark Middle School Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-8
2 Hanes Middle School Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
3 The North Carolina Leadership Academy Kernersville, NC Charter K-12
4 The Arts Based School Winston-Salem, NC Charter K-8
5 The Downtown School Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-8
6 Thomas Jefferson Middle School Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-8
7 William Ellis Middle School Advance, NC Regular 6-8
8 North Davie Middle School Mocksville, NC Regular 6-8
9 Cane River Middle School Burnsville, NC Regular 6-8
10 Forbush Middle School East Bend, NC Regular 7-8
11 East Yancey Middle School Burnsville, NC Regular 6-8
12 Kernersville Middle School Kernersville, NC Regular 6-8
13 Clemmons Middle School Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-8
14 Paisley IB Magnet School Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-1
15 Chestnut Grove Middle School King, NC Regular 6-8
16 Piney Grove Middle School Lawsonville, NC Regular 6-8
17 South Davie Middle School Mocksville, NC Regular 6-8
18 Starmount Middle School Boonville, NC Regular 6-9
19 Southeastern Middle School Walnut Cove, NC Regular 6-8
20 Quality Education Academy Winston-Salem, NC Charter K-12
21 Forsyth Academy Winston-Salem, NC Charter K-8
22 Southeast Middle School Kernersville, NC Regular 6-8
23 Wiley Middle School Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
24 Walkertown Middle School Walkertown, NC Regular 6-8
25 Flat Rock Middle School Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-8
26 Northwest Middle School Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
27 Carter G Woodson School Winston-Salem, NC Charter K-12
28 J F Kennedy High School Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-12
29 East Forsyth Middle School Kernersville, NC Regular 6-8
30 Kingswood School Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-12
31 Meadowbrook Academy King, NC Regular 6-12
32 Mineral Springs Middle School Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
33 Winston-Salem Preparatory Academy Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-12
34 Philo-Hill Magnet Academy Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
35 Yadkin Success Academy Yadkinville, NC Regular K-12
36 Main Street Academy Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-12
Rank School Name City
1 Meadowlark Middle School Winston-Salem, NC
2 Hanes Middle School Winston Salem, NC
3 The North Carolina Leadership Academy Kernersville, NC
4 The Arts Based School Winston-Salem, NC
5 The Downtown School Winston Salem, NC
6 Thomas Jefferson Middle School Winston-Salem, NC
7 William Ellis Middle School Advance, NC
8 North Davie Middle School Mocksville, NC
9 Cane River Middle School Burnsville, NC
10 Forbush Middle School East Bend, NC
11 East Yancey Middle School Burnsville, NC
12 Kernersville Middle School Kernersville, NC
13 Clemmons Middle School Winston-Salem, NC
14 Paisley IB Magnet School Winston Salem, NC
15 Chestnut Grove Middle School King, NC
16 Piney Grove Middle School Lawsonville, NC
17 South Davie Middle School Mocksville, NC
18 Starmount Middle School Boonville, NC
19 Southeastern Middle School Walnut Cove, NC
20 Quality Education Academy Winston-Salem, NC
21 Forsyth Academy Winston-Salem, NC
22 Southeast Middle School Kernersville, NC
23 Wiley Middle School Winston Salem, NC
24 Walkertown Middle School Walkertown, NC
25 Flat Rock Middle School Winston-Salem, NC
26 Northwest Middle School Winston Salem, NC
27 Carter G Woodson School Winston-Salem, NC
28 J F Kennedy High School Winston Salem, NC
29 East Forsyth Middle School Kernersville, NC
30 Kingswood School Winston-Salem, NC
31 Meadowbrook Academy King, NC
32 Mineral Springs Middle School Winston Salem, NC
33 Winston-Salem Preparatory Academy Winston-Salem, NC
34 Philo-Hill Magnet Academy Winston Salem, NC
35 Yadkin Success Academy Yadkinville, NC
36 Main Street Academy Winston-Salem, NC

Rankings for the best middle schools in the Winston-Salem area were created independently by Carolina School Hub. The test data for this site was derived from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and South Carolina Department of Education.

You can click on a specific school name above for more information on test scores, student data and more.

Middle Schools in Winston-Salem NC Area - Click any of the pushpins below to see more details on each school


Choosing a Middle School

In North and South Carolina, middle school typically comprises grades six through eight. Many parents who move to the Winston-Salem area are attracted to middle schools in towns such as Winston Salem NC, Winston-Salem NC, Kernersville NC, and Burnsville NC.

Middle Schools on this page were drawn from the following counties: