A few of the many accolades Piedmont has earned. For details follow the Celebrating Piedmont Blog.
Piedmont ranked A+ school 3rd year in a row, the only CMS middle school to earn this distinction.
Piedmont named Nationally Certified Demonstration Magnet School , one of only 10 schools in the nation to earn this designation.
Jackie Barone named the 2017 Administator of the Year by National Association for Gifted Children
Lisa Newburger named 2017 Outstanding Media Coordinator
Orchestra teacher Julia Winegardner selected to play with Luciano Pavoratti.
Spanish teacher Clay Kennedy designated a FLANC (Foreign Language Association of North Carolina) Incredible World Language Teacher
Piedmont Science Olympiad State Champions, 7th in Nation
Piedmont 8th Grade Orchestra wins SUPERIOR rating at Grade III level- included a SUPERIOR rating at sight reading!
Learn NC (Globally Competent Learning Continuum)
2015 Governor's Teacher Network Research Grant
2010 Central Learning Community Teacher of the Year
2012 Coach of the YearNorth Carolina Music Educators Association Orchestra Music Performance Adjudication Awards