Collage of 7 pictures depicting 2nd graders outside having fun at field day. sack race, spoon race, sitting on hillside watching, lined up on blacktop waiting turns, a group of students standing together holding the spirit stick.
Collage of 4 pictures showing 2nd grade students releasing their butterflies.  Learning about the butterfly lifecycle.
a collage of 4 pictures showing 3rd grade students showing off their fish sculpture
a collage of 7 pictures showing 4th grade students busy in class, on computer, art work, group work
collage of 8 students sitting and looking at library books
Three picture collage with a student on an ipad and chromebook another sitting at table giving thumbs up
Mondrian art work hanging on wall done by 2nd graders
Red Ribbon Week Celebration whole school holding hands outside on blacktop

Charles W. McCrary Elementary


Thank you for visiting McCrary Elementary School where you will find exceptional learning opportunities for all students. Every classroom is equipped with SMARTboard technology creating interactive learning environments where students thrive. We welcome your visit through the web and encourage you to visit in person!

Chris Burian, Principal
Graham Groseclose, Assistant Principal

Student Population: 430
School Hours: 7:45 AM-2:35 PM

Vision Statement

Charles W. McCrary is a school where:

  • All students are honored
  • Learning is valued
  • Our staff, students, families and community are dedicated to the success of all

Mission Statement

Charles W. McCrary Elementary, in partnership with the community provides a nurturing, safe and inviting environment where all students grow academically, meet educational goals, appreciate the worth of each individual and continue to be contributing members of society.

Upcoming Events


ACS to Host COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics

Asheboro City Schools is excited to partner with Randolph County Public Health to offer FREE COVID-19 vaccinations to individuals 12 and up at North Asheboro Middle School. The first dose will be given on Tuesday, August 10 and the second dose will be given on Tuesday, August 31. Both clinics will be held from 4-6 p.m. Please note:
- Pre-registration is NOT required. 
- The Pfizer vaccine has been approved for children and adults 12 years and up.

Kindergarten Orientation - Charles W. McCrary Elementary School

Charles W. McCrary Elementary School will host Kindergarten Orientation on Thursday, August 16. Please contact the school to schedule your rising kindergartner's orientation!

First Day for Staff

We're excited to welcome back staff on Tuesday, August 17!

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