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  • Carnage MSEN Students Earn Gold,Silver, & Bronze Medals at NC-MSEN Day

     Gold Medals(1st Place) - 6th grade Math, 6th grade Science, 8th Grade Science, & Picture This; Silver  (2nd Place) Oratorical, Engineer and Design(Straw Tower), Parachute Egg Drop, & Robotics; Bronze (3rd Place) - CCMath 8, CC1, 6th, 7th, 8th grade Science.
  • Congratulations State Math Contest Students

    Team Awards. Level I (Alg I) - Second place, Level II ( CC 2, CC3, & Alg. 2) - Second place , Comprehensive ( Precalculus or higher math) - Fourth place
    Individual Awards These students will be going to the Final State Math Contest next month.
    Level I 1st place - Jerry Zhoa, 6th place - Jackie Chen, 7th place - Kartik Tyagi Level II 9th place - Alex Lewis, 12th place - Andrew Li, 13th place - George Chen
  • 2014 NC State Mathcounts Champions Again !

    Our team, who was considered underdogs this year, really came through and won by .75 of a point defeating Smith Middle School, who earned 2nd place.   Out of 166 state qualifying mathletes, Emily Wen earned 3rd place,d Nina Prabhu came in 9th, Jerry Zhao was 11th, Andrew Li, 20th, and Alex Xiong finished 47th.  Emily Wen will be one of four students who will represent NC in the National MATHCOUNTS' Tournament in Orlando, FLA in May.
  • Congratulation AMC 10 Winners

    Grayson Hinnant and Nina Prabhu scored in the top 2% for the state at the AMC 10 competition.  Awesome Job!!

  • Carnage ranks 1st in MSEN Mini-Runoff at NCSU

    We competed against MSEN teams within Wake County to include Ligon, E. Millbrook, N. Garner, Centennial, & W. Millbrook .  Our CMS students arrived  ready to compete and win...we did just that! Our  students placed 1st or 2nd in all 8 events.  We ranked 1st & Ligon 2nd. Our first place teams will advance to the  State Competition on 4/12/14 along with our academic competition teams. We will compete against 5 NC Universities.

  • Scholastic Art & Writing Award

    Congratulations to Maia Sichitiu for being honored with the Gold Key Award .  More than 255,000 works were submitted and only the top 40% received recognition.  Maia submitted work in the Science Fiction / Fantasy category.  Thank you for your creative passion Maia.

  • Eighth grade Honors Chorus members earn near perfect score!!

    Sarah Lapinskes, Ragan Sandy, Nyla Smith, Lacy Wilder and Katie Williard, all members of our Honors Chorus performed at East Carolina University last Saturday, March 1, for the NCMEA Performance Assessment.  The quintet was awarded a 98 out of a possible 100 score, garnering a Superior rating. Congratulations!
  • Carnage Students Win 2nd & 3rd Place at Central Regional Science Fair.

    Congratulations to Arun Sarma who won 2nd place in Junior Chemistry and to Siddhartha Das who placed 3rd in the Middle School Earth and Environmental category and won a $50 cash award from the American Water Works Association at the Central Regional Science Fair.   Arun will advance to the State Science Fair.

  • Battle of the Books "Team FRED" Wins 2nd Place in Wake County !

    We conquered Apex Middle who has won 3 years in a row, went on to the tie breaker with Dillard Drive and scored 15-17 winning 2nd place. Congratulations Taha Bokari, Vineeth Maineedi, Caroline Wang, Karin Kartawira, Mindy Ji, Sami Overton, Sunny Deshwal.

  • Congratulations Science Olympiad

    Congratulations to the Varsity and Jr. Varsity Science Olympiad Teams.  Both won first place!!!

  • Symphonic Band Performance

    The Symphonic Band performed for the NC  Music Educator's Conference on 11/10/13.  Music educators from across the state were treated to the band's 40 minute performance that included works by Percy Grainger, David Gillingham, Michael Sweeney, Timothy Broege and Nathan Daughtrey, who was also the band's guest conductor.  The  Band performed with musical maturity and is to be commended for a stellar performance.


Current 7th grade students received their 2014-2015 elective forms on 3/17. Forms should be completed and submitted to their homeroom teachers by Friday, March 28th.
Current 6th grade students will receive their 2014 -2015 elective forms on 3/24. Forms should be completed and submitted to their homeroom teachers by Friday, March 28th.
If your student is interested in these year long electives, please write them in on the elective form
Beginning Band
Intermediate Band
Concert Symphonic/Band
Beginning Strings
Intermediate Strings
Advance Strings
Odyssey of the Minds
Spanish I, II, or III
French I, II, or III
Concert Chorus
Honors Chorus 
Women's Ensemble
End of Year Testing Calendar
Our EOG, EOC, Final Exam, and NCExtend testing window is May 29 through June 11. Please click on this link to view our tentative testing schedule.

Reminder:  In order to provide families with more time in the Magnet selection process, the deadline for submitting magnet application was extended to February 11th.

Parents of 8th graders - there will be 2 opportunities for you to attend a high school information session - Tuesday, February 25 at 6:00 or Friday, February 28 at 8:00 am.  Ms. Davis, our 8th grade counselor, will present information about high school graduation requirements and the high school registration process.  We hope you will be able to join us for one of these sessions.


Our testing window has been changed due the additional make-up days added. Our testing window is now June 2-June13 We are in need of proctors for end of year testing. All proctors must be on the approved volunteer list. Please click this link to sign-up to proctor.

Our EOG, EOC, Final Exams testing window is June 2 - June 13. Please click on this link to view our tentative testing schedule


If you would like to purchase a yearbook you must place your order by January 17th. 

Order On-Line at and use order number 10484 or by phone at 1-866-287-3906

Carnage parents, please note that your child MUST go through the application process to continue on to a magnet high school.  In addition, those with magnet status have highest priority in their pathway program school but also have priority to any other magnet program.  Lastly, for  returning magnet students with siblings, the sibling MUST apply and list Carnage as their first choice in order to get sibling priority and be assigned to your school.

All continuing volunteers approved for the 2012-13 school year MUST reactivate as a volunteer no later than 4 pm on October 31, 2013.  The volunteer system will be open daily for reactivation / registration from July 1 - October 31 for 24 hours per day.  Beginning November 4th registration will only be open on Mondays from 8 am  - 4pm.


Updated Bus Lists for 2013-14 are HERE.

New Phone Number for Parents 

New Online Customer Support Form 
The best way for parents to reach the transportation department is through their new online form 

Transportation Website has been updated:
This website is an excellent source of information for parents and staff. It includes bus routes, bus updates, FAQs and transportation policy and guidelines.

Parent Brochure
To view the transportation traditional calendar brochure click here.



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There is no school on Friday, 4/18.  It is our Good Friday holiday. Monday, 4/21 is a snow make up day, therefore it is a regular school day.  We will have a home soccer game against Martin at 3:45.  Cost $4.00 Tuesday, 4/22 6th Grade Awards 7:45 and 8:30.  Teams will provide details.  We will […]

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