Ligon GT Magnet Middle School
706 East Lenoir Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
The Gifted & Talented program is rooted in the belief that every student has gifts and talents to be valued and nurtured. Students explore a wide variety of subjects that develop strengths and interests.
Fencing, Genetics, Swing Dance, Debate, Jazz Band, and Robotics are just some of our unique offerings. Click here to see a complete list of our over 200 electives!
Our students and staff are constantly receiving new awards and accolades - take a look at our virtual trophy case and expect excellence at Ligon!
SPELLING BEE: If your child is interested in participating in the grade level spelling bee, please have them sign up with their Language Arts teacher and pick up a study sheet, by Tuesday November 25th. Grade level spelling bees will be conducted the first week of December.
7th grade will be held on Tuesday, December 2nd, 8th grade will be on Wednesday, December 3rd and 6th grade on Thursday, December 4th.
Ligon families, mark your calendars for Ligon's first ever Barnes and Noble Book Fair! The book fair will take place from December 7 - 13, 2014. During that week, Ligon will receive a portion of proceeds of all sales using the Ligon voucher number - 11494770. You can shop at any Barnes and Noble, or on line. Great timing for Holiday shopping! Share the voucher with your friends and family as well!
On Tuesday night, December 9, the Crabtree Valley Mall B & N will host a special Ligon night, featuring performances by Vocal Ensemble, Jazz Band, and a Ligon Poetry Slam - so plan to attend that night and support Ligon!
First bell rings at 7:05 am; second bell will ring at 7:20 am. Students may proceed to their first period class at the second bell. Early arrival at 7:05 am, should report to the gym or cafeteria if you are eating breakfast. Early release days, 7:35 am to 11:50 am.
CONGRATULATIONS to our wonderful Jo Garrison who has been selected as the recipient of the 2014 American Association of ... Read more >
Congratulations toour German students for their great success at German Day at Wake Forest University. This is a state... Read more >
Congratulations to our Orchestra All State Winners! Caroline Farley Elisa Ma Emily Fang Nick Lace... Read more >
Parents & Students, please visit http://emailsupport.wcpss.net/downloads/quickstart-guide-students.pdffor a Quick Start ... Read more >