Culbreth Middle School

I knew who he was -- I knew Grey Culbreth. What did I think about the naming of the school? I didn't think anything about it. But I did think something about when they - I mean, I was very instrumental in the naming of MacDougal."

- Betty King

Grey Culbreth Middle School opened as Grey Culbreth Junior High School in 1970. It is named for Grey Culbreth who served on the Chapel Hill Carrboro School Board from 1951 to 1968 including eight of those years as its chair.


Citation: “Culbreth Middle School,” From the Rock Wall, accessed October 6, 2022,

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