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Carnage Middle
Gifted & Talented/AG Basics  Calendar: Traditional

Information for the: 2014 - 2015 school year.

For information about Magnet Programs and how to apply for them, visit our online Magnet Programs Center.

Principal, Grades & Calendar

Principal - Pamela Johnson

Grades - 6 - 8

2014-15 School Schedule - 7:35 a.m. - 2:20 p.m.

Instructional Calendar

Carnage Middle runs on the Traditional calendar. Currently, the following Traditional calendars are available for download:

2014 - 2015 Traditional Calendar (PDF)

2014-15 Care Programs

Before School:  Check with school about third party providers

After School:    Check with school about third party providers

Contact the Carnage Middle directly for full information about its before- and after-school care programs. For general information about before- and after-school care programs across WCPSS, go here.


Phone - (919) 856-7600

Fax - (919) 856-7619

Website -


Address - 1425 Carnage Drive, Raleigh, NC 27610

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Fred J. Carnage Magnet Middle School offers a Gifted & Talented/AG Basics program with an emphasis on Math, Science, and Technology. Unique to Carnage is a state-of-the-art Eco-system Learning Center.

The Gifted and Talented Magnet is founded on the belief that all students have gifts and talents that need to be identified, valued, nurtured, and rewarded. Open to all students at Carnage, the middle school GT program offers an extensive selection of elective courses which promote choice and are designed to accomodate students' strengths, needs and interests. All students choose three elective per quarter from selections in foreign languages, visual and performing arts, technology, physical education, vocational education, language arts, math, social studies, and science.

The Academically Gifted Basics (AG Basics) Program is unique for the Wake County Public School System. The AG Basics program is based on research showing that academically gifted students have exceptional potential that must recognized, fostered, challenged, and expanded. The philosophy of the AG Basics program is implemented through curriculum and instructional strategies that provide differentiated services to match students' gifted characteristics. Instruction is accelerated in all four basic subjects: math, language arts, science, and social studies. Students are encouraged and challenged to stretch to new distances in this rigorous and intense program.

AG Services

* Academically Gifted students receive differentiated educational services in the four core areas of language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies based on their service level and individual needs.

Curriculum: Gifted & Talented/AG Basics

Students in the AG (Academically Gifted) Basics Program are grouped with other AG identified students for Language Arts or Math according to their individual qualifications. Enloe Magnet High provides a continuation of this program through advanced courses and electives. This program is offered at four schools in conjunction with the GT magnet theme.

Bus route information for this school is currently unavailable.

Academic Highlights

Carnage students compete in numerous academic competitions each year including MathCounts, Science Olympiad, Odyssey of the Mind, Battle of the Books, History Bowl, and Future Cities. Our performing arts groups including Chorus, Dance, Orchestra, and Band also perform for the community and participate in a scored program where they have all garnered exceptional results. All students at Carnage also have the opportunity to recieve High School credit in foreign language including French, Spanish, and/or Japanese.

Extra-Curricular Highlights

Most of the extra-curricular areas are accomplished during the school day through our intense elective program. For information go to our website and view our elective catalog full of class descriptions or view our brochure for a quick overview and samples.