Duke School

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3716 Erwin Rd

Durham, NC 27705

(919) 493-9857

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Catholic

Student Enrollment: 490

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Duke School

Duke School is everything that I could hope for in a primary school for my two kids. I have been a Duke School parent for 6 years and can unequivocally say that it is a fantastic learning environment for kids. I have no concerns/complaints about the school at all. Initially I was concerned about possible ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/26/14

We have been very happy since transitioning our two children to Duke School. Our son was under the radar at his previous school. We assumed this was because he was well-behaved and had no problems with his schoolwork. Since joining Duke School, his teachers have engaged him, challenging him to improve ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/13/14

Individualized instruction for kids, especially gifted/high performing kids, fabulous, in-depth project work that engages kids and teaches them 21st century skills, caring, tight knit community, safe, beautiful campus. The teachers are warm and caring and the teacher to student ratio is the best around. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/01/14

coming up on our 3rd year with Duke School. PRO's: challenging curriculum. lots of extracurricular activities, real life projects. However, seems like we see a few kids go in the lower school classes each yr. Not a school really geared towards "individual" child. If you don't fit the Duke School Learner ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/03/11

Education/communication practices are outdated and inflexible, and decisions are made about individual children without engaging parents. Groupthink resulted in poor decisions for our child, who was labeled in ways shown to be incorrect after evaluation. Badly managed project-based learning fosters ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/23/10

Duke School has a unique ability to engage children in learning unlike any school I have seen. The curriculum is demanding yet made exciting and engaging by the caring and exceptional teachers. This is a revolutionary school and the way it should be everywhere. My children have learned to love learning.

Posted by a parent on 01/11/10

Our kids have learned to be leaders, work with others and most importantly to love learning . A great school, with enivornmentally friendly facilities and an amazing faculty.

Posted by a parent on 06/03/09

My nieces have gone through Duke School from preschool into the Middle School. They always wake up wanting to go to school. They are inspired to love learning and have a fascination with the world here. The project-oriented learning allows them to study interesting topics in depth. They have been ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/18/08

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Durham schools — Duke School is located at 3716 Erwin Rd, Durham NC 27705. 3716 Erwin Rd is in the 27705 ZIP code in Durham, NC The school district for Duke School is the Diocese Of Raleigh. Duke School is a Catholic school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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