Cresset Christian Academy

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3707 Garrett Rd

Durham, NC 27707

(919) 354-8000

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Grades: PK - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 260

Students Per Teacher: 5

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21 Parent Reviews for Cresset Christian Academy

Cannot say enough good things about this school!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE them and all that they did for my child. A true testimony of ministry minded folks trying to meet children's education needs the best they can!

Posted by a parent on 09/28/14

Great school!! For many years it has been a stronghold of Christian values and caring for all students! The staff and administration have always been awesome- wanting the best for all in its ministry- students, parents, and fellow staff! Only hope that they will return to the incredible graduations of ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/26/14

Our children have been at Cresset for 4 years. This year has seen so much improvement! Our family is excited with the new changes and the energy from the new leadership. I highly recommend you consider sending your children to Cresset. Their new motto is "Home, Heart, Mind" They do a great job making ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/13

Cresset has been a wonderful Christian school for my middle schooler since he started as a kindergarten student. Cresset offers strong and challenging academics and spiritual growth in the Christian faith. Cresset strives to grow each student in all aspects of their education both in the classroom and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/06/13

Cresset Christian Academy has been a wonderful experience for my high school students. This is the second child I have that has graduated from the Academy. After negative experiences in the overcrowded and overrated Chapel Hill Public Schools, they welcomed both students with open arms. The education ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/26/12

As the parent of a graduate of Cresset and the parent of a current middle school student and high school student who have been students from preschool on I am very pleased with Cresset. Teachers are caring and involved, students have amazing opportunities in the theater program, arts, music, and band. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/12/11

Our experience at this school has not been a positive one overall. The teachers are excellent for the most part, caring and encouraging toward the students. Students bullying (picking on classmates, hurtful comments and so forth) is a very prevalent issue here, particularly among the lower and middle ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/25/11

I have way to many complaints so I will say, no, I do not recommend this school. It was a total waste of money and time. Teachers curse, throw objects, bully/intimidate students...and these things didn't just happen to mine kid. Do you homework...look hard for another school. You'll be glad you did. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/24/11

im a student at cresset and i enjoy it very much. i am so blessed to be able to attend cresset. the campus is wel kept and the students are cared for individually by the teachers. and with great chorus and thater programs to boast, im glad i be at cresset

Posted by a student on 11/15/09

It isnt the Academy's brochures that tell the story, it is the smiles on the students faces that I see in the parking lot in the morning that sold me.

Posted by a parent on 10/13/09

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Durham schools — Cresset Christian Academy is located at 3707 Garrett Rd, Durham NC 27707. 3707 Garrett Rd is in the 27707 ZIP code in Durham, NC Cresset Christian Academy is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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