Schools in Durham

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School Districts in Durham

District Type Grade Span Schools Students
Durham Public Schools Public PK - 12 55 32,579
Kestrel Heights School Public 6 - 11 1 1,008

Schools in Durham

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    9 Pearsontown Elementary School

    'Our son is in 1st grade, and we are continuously impressed with the teachers, staff and quality of education he is receiving. Concerned about the challenge level of Durham schools? Please tour this...

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    8 Easley Elementary School

    'As a student at Easley, I can say that it is a WONDERFUL school. I would not want to go anywhere else. I haven't had a single teacher that didn't impress both me and my parents. Everyone there is so...

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    8 Central Park School For Children

    'I have read the latest reviews and I respectively disagree with their perspective. This school is a safe haven for people who want an advocacy environment for their child. After being exhausted...

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    8 Voyager Academy

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    7 George Watts Elementary School

    'We feel so lucky to have benefited from the public Montessori Preschool and Kindergarten so far at George Watts Montessori! The teachers in our daughter's class have helped her excel at learning to...

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    7 Forest View Elementary School

    'From our oldest son's first day of kindergarten, we have been extremely pleased with Forest View. The caring teachers and staff understand each child's ability and strive to meet them where they are...

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    7 Little River Elementary School

    'Caring teachers, great curriculum, involved parents, great school! My child has been very happy at Little River.'

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    7 Morehead Montessori

    'Great PTA, My son did PreK and is going to Kindergarten, he is reading on his own and writing stories. Good parent involvement to help teachers to better support each student individually. My son...

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    6 Creekside Elementary School

    'Creekside has a lot of great teachers. My kids have had a good experience there. I appreciate the diversity and the PTA is excellent. For whatever reason Creekside is on its 4th principal since it...

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    6 Southwest Elementary School

    'Poor education with teacher who just waited for weekends and summer. Did not return as was anticipating more bad experience s based on what other parents were going through. No follow through to...

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    9 Durham School Of The Arts

    'DSA is alright. We have two children there and are unimpressed. For one child, it works well, but for the other is really doesn't make a difference. In fact, it made her attitude worse. Now that...

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    8 Voyager Academy

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    7 Rogers-Herr Middle School

    'The teachers are concerned about the students growth academically and socially. I have been very impressed with this school. My son is in 7th grade I have had numerous letters and calls from the...

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    6 Kestrel Heights School

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    5 George L Carrington Middle School

    'This school has lots of areas that need to be improved. Communication is terrible. As a parent, i rely on my child to provide info to me. However, I also rely on the school's website. Carrington's...

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    5 Maureen Joy Charter School

    'Both of my children attend Maureen Joy. This is their first year. I have not had any problems with the school. The staff appears to be helpful and genuine. I personally do not have any negative...

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    4 Brogden Middle School

    'It is very creative,easy,easy to learn.I like the way the highly classified professional teachers teach us in this school. My school could hae the teachers do a little strict rules in class and the...

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    3 James E Shepard Middle School

    'I would like to thank the 8th grader for her courage to leave that comment. I am a parent of a 7th grade boy and what she is saying is true. So true that I want to change his school for his 8th grade...

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    3 Sherwood Githens Middle School

    'I am a student at Githens Middle School and have been going there since 6th grade. I'll be in 8th grade after the summer is over. I previously took the Common Core Math 1 EoC in 7th grade and...

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    3 Research Triangle Charter Academy

    'I don't want to knock this school, because academically, your child will thrive IF you work with them at home too. I had to confront the teacher about keeping me in the loop early on in the school...

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    9 Durham School Of The Arts

    'DSA is alright. We have two children there and are unimpressed. For one child, it works well, but for the other is really doesn't make a difference. In fact, it made her attitude worse. Now that...

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    7 J D Clement Early College High School

    'Clement Early College is one of the highest achieving schools in the Triangle. English I proficiency is at 99 percent and several other EOC courses are in the 90 percentile for proficiency. The...

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    6 Kestrel Heights School

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    6 C E Jordan High School

    'I think Jordan is an excellent school. While there have been some changes in the demographics, these changes have benefited Jordan. I think Jordan provides the student with an excellent education....

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    3 Riverside High School

    'Riverside is a wonderful high school with many offerings that allow for the development of the whole child. From academic and service clubs, chorus, dance, band and athletics a student has many...

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    3 Northern High School

    'Committed to going above and beyond to help our students succeed, Northern is a great place for students and teachers. We at Northern are committed producing confident, well-rounded, 21st century...

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    2 Chewning Middle School

    'Grade "A" staff. The school most recently emplemented a tier program (concerning lunch privileges) that motivate the kids to rise to the level that's expected of them. I commend the staff for...

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    2 Hillside High School

    'I have had 3 children attend Hillside High since 2007-2014 and I have watched a lot of positive changes throughout the school. I have had the area superintendent Mr. Keys even say to me that...

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    1 Lakeview School

    'Lakeview School does an exceptional job in elevating at risk youth. The staff goes above and beyond the duty when it comes to setting exemplary role models for our youth, Although the school is was...

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    1 Southern School Of Energy And Sustainability

    'I used to go to this school and got withdrawal the first month.. this school is awful for one. the teachers are lazy, the students are lazy and dont care. The school was orginally gunna get shut down...

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