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Who We Are...

Grady A. Brown Elementary School is located about three miles southwest of historic Hillsborough.  The facility, built in 1975, serves area kindergarten through fifth graders from the Orange County Schools District.  The school was named for Mr. Grady Anderson Brown, who was a well respected teacher, coach, and principal at the old Hillsborough High School.

Our Vision...Grady A. Brown Elementary students will be:


We Believe...The staff of Grady A. Brown Elementary School believes that all students can learn and that it is the responsibility of the school community to provide instructional opportunities for students to become 21st century learners.

Our Mission...The mission of Grady A. Brown Elementary School is to educate all students to their highest level of academic performance, while fostering positive development of their physical, mental, and social well being, so that all students can be contributing citizens to our democratic society.

Our Motto...Be A CHAMP!

Our Mascot...The Cougar

Our Colors...Blue & Gold

School Improvement Plan

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Grady A. Brown Elementary
1100 New Grady Brown School Road Hillsborough, NC 27278 
Phone: 919.732.6138
Fax: 919.644.2800
Christopher Marks, Principal
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