Frequently Asked Questions


The school hours at McDougle Elementary are 7:25 AM until 2:30 PM.


Approximately 500 students in pre-K through 5th grade.


The Dolphin is our mascot. He was named Swimmy this past year but that may change! Our colors are green and blue. 

Yes, the program is offered from 2:30 PM to 6:00 PM. For more information stop by the Community Schools Office at Lincoln Center or call 919-967-8211, ext. 28266


Yes, Pre-K/Head Start serves 3 and 4 year olds. For more information, call 919-918-2153 or stop by the Pre-K offices at 125 West Main Street, Suite 200 in Carrboro, NC (the top floor of the PTA Thrift Shop Building).


There will be many opportunities for you to become involved at McDougle, including being a part of the School Improvement Team and the Parent-Teacher Association (PTA). See the school's website and the McDougle PTA Website for dates and times of upcoming PTA meetings.


Please use the Faculty and Staff Directory to locate contact information for all McDougle staff.

See the school's website for the dates and times for upcoming PTA meetings. You may also check the McDougle PTA Website for more information about how to become involved.

How do I receive Connect Ed calls and mailing information from NES?

Register your student at Lincoln Center. If your student is already registered you can update you contact information (mailing address, phone, email) by contacting the MES Data Manager, Debbie Phelps at 919-969-2435  ext. 62140 or dphelps@chccs.k12.nc.us.