Durrance Elementary School

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8101 Benrus St

Orlando, FL 32827

(407) 858-3110

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 420

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

21 Parent Reviews for Durrance Elementary School

My daughter attends this school and I have been nothing but thoroughly impressed. The individual attention is phenomenal, the science and math labs impressive and needed in all schools, the integration of physically disabled students smooth and natural, and the teachers highly dedicated. My main concern ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/18/14

Great Elementary w/ great kids and great staff.everyone is helpful tge teachers are always there for the students tge staff is so great.

Posted by a parent on 04/17/14

Well, the school isn't what it was since the new principal took over. It's hard to say how things will be next year, but most notably, the new principal does not seem responsive to emails, is late to meetings, the last one to get to school and the first one gone. He seems to refer to his assistant ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/17/13

Since the new principal came in, the school has not been the same. We no longer get messages in voicemails, the staff isn't always available as it used to be and some teachers need to retire and others should've never been hired. There's a handful of great teachers but unfortunately the bad ones outweigh ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/16/13

My daughter has been attendeing Durrance for the past 3 yrs and i love this school. The Principal, vice principla and all the teachers go an extra mile for their students. I am totally overwhelmed by their commitment for excellence!!! Way to go!! keep the good work going!!!

Posted by a parent on 05/05/11

Our daughter has attended Durrance for two years. The principal and assistant principal, staff, and teachers are excellent. Our family has been very happy at Durrance.

Posted by a parent on 05/03/11

Our two boys are so happy at Durrance Elementary. They are receiving an excellent education. The Principal, teachers, and staff are the best!

Posted by a parent on 03/06/11

The teachers are great. They really care about the students. The principal is always available if you need anything

Posted by a parent on 04/29/09

Durrance Elementary is a wonderful school. My two boys have attended over the last two years. Their teachers were very helpful and encouraging. -Marquette Jackson

Posted by a parent on 08/01/07

Durrance continues to be a great environment for my two sons, 2nd and 3rd grade, to learn and grow. Their teachers are attentive to their needs and uniqueness while the administration is committed to excellence. The principal does a wonderful job balancing the needs of the kids and the needs of her ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/11/06

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Test scores for Durrance Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Durrance Elementary School
Orange School District
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.

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Orlando schools — Durrance Elementary School is located at 8101 Benrus St, Orlando FL 32827. 8101 Benrus St is in the 32827 ZIP code in Orlando, FL The school district for Durrance Elementary School is the Orange School District. Durrance Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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