Map & Directions

Athens Drive High School
1420 Athens Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606-2427

Safe arrival to and from our campus is imperative! Be sure to follow all traffic patterns as you arrive and leave campus. Click Here for our TrafficSafe Campus Map. These traffic patterns have been carefully calculated to maximize safety and efficiency of traffic operations. 
Below is a map to navigate to Athens Drive High. We've followed the map with written directions at the bottom.

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From the south

  • Follow #401 north/ #70 west until the #401/#70 merge, follow to I-440/I-40 Beltline,
  • Take the exit towards Durham (left lane)
  • Follow I-440/I-40 and exit right onto Gorman Street (exit 295)
  • Turn right on Gorman Street (exit 295) Follow Gorman to second red light (Avent Ferry Road)
  • Turn left on Avent Ferry Road.
  • Follow Avent Ferry to second red light
  • Turn right (Athens Drive) Athens Drive High School will be on the left.

From the north-traveling south (401, Highway 1 , 70 east and 64 east)

  • Follow signs to I-440 Beltline Follow signs toward Durham/RDU airport (Outer loop) do not take I-40 toward Durham/RDU Follow I-440 Beltline (Outer loop) you will see Wake Forest Rd, Six Forks Rd, Glenwood Ave, ect..
  • Exit right on Melbourne Road (exit 1D, just beyond Western Blvd.) Follow exit ramp to dead end
  • Turn left on Melbourne Road (may not see street sign) about .1 of mile
  • Turn right on Kaplan Drive follow about 1 mile
  • Turn left on Athens Drive follow about .2 miles Athens Drive High School will be on the right.

Southern routes traveling north (Highway #1 north toward Raleigh from Sanford/Apex/Cary)

  • Follow Highway #1 north toward Raleigh Exit right on to Jones-Franklin Road Exit Ramp
  • Turn left on to Jones-Franklin Road.
  • Follow Jones-Franklin approximately .6 miles to the first traffic light.
  • Turn right onto Athens Drive (Jack Daniels Store) Athens Drive High School will be on the right approximately 1 mile.



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Frequently Used Numbers
919.233.4050- Main Office
919.233.4054- Fax
919.233.4067- Attendance
919.233.4060- Student Services
919. 233.4001-Media Center
919.233.4070- Athletics
919.854.1666-Community Schools
919.805.3030- Transportation

Counselors and Administrative Assignments
Organized by Last Names:
Last Name Begins with Administrator/ Counselor
A-D Katz / Sweat
E-K Stallworth / Grififn
L-R Cleveland / Coats
S-Z Parrish / Hegarty

Professional Learning Teams at Athens Drive High School
Professioal Learning Team Agendas
Professional Learning Team Minutes

Quick Links




1420 Athens Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606-2427 

919.233.4050- Main Office
919.233.4067- Attendance
919.805.3030- WCPSS Transportation
919.431.7404- International Families
919.233.4060- Student Services
919. 233.4001-Media Center
919.233.4070- Athletics
919.854.1666- Community Schools

Principal: Dr. James Hedrick

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