• Welcome to Holly Grove Middle School

    Holly Grove Middle School is a multi-track year round school. The faculty and staff believe in the vision that all students WILL succeed.

    In order for this to happen, the staff at HGMS follows the DAWGS expectations which are:

    • Relationships come first
    • Engaging lessons every day
    • Supervision is everyone's job
    • Positive interactions with everyone

    We are a technology-rich school utilizing laptops, FLIP cameras, Smartboards, and interactive response systems. Throughout the eight period day, the students attend their core classes, physical education, and elective class and have a period set aside for enrichment or remediation. 

    Mission Statement

    Wake County Public School System will provide a relevant and engaging education and will graduate students who are collaborative, creative, effective communicators and critical thinkers.

    Vision Statement

    Holly Grove Middle School is a collaborative community that embraces diversity and empowers its students to become life-long learners who are productive and responsible global citizens. 


    Traditional 180 day school year divided into nine week quarters with a three week break at the end of each quarter. Continuous cycle of learning remedial and acceleration programs offered during track-out as resources permit. 

School Facts

  • School Details

    • Current Enrollment:1500
    • Grades: 6-8
    • Assistant Principals: 3
    • Teaching Faculty: 90
    • School Schedule: 8:15 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Grading System

    • A= 90 - 100
    • B= 80 - 90
    • C= 70 - 80
    • D= 60 - 70
    • F= 0 - 59