Students programming a robot in Knights' Niche

Our Mission

  • The Mission of Ayden Middle School is to provide a collaborative learning environment which works to ensure individual success with the challenges of education and life.

About Us

  • Middle school students from the Ayden community attend Ayden Middle School. The home of the Knights has been educating students since opening its doors in 1982. At a little less than 350 students in grades 6-8, Ayden Middle is Pitt County Schools' smallest traditional middle school and offers open enrollment. Ayden Middle is a Model PBIS school.


    Student Opportunities:


    Exploratory Classes: band, chorus, orchestra, art, Spanish, physical education, and STEM


    Competitive Teams: Battle of the Books, Math Counts, Robotics, Science Olympiad, Robox, and quiz bowl teams


    Athletics: football, basketball, cheerleading, baseball, softball, volleyball, track, cross country, and soccer


    Clubs & Programs: AVID, AIG, Builders Club, SGA, National Junior Honor Society, French Club