Schools in Durham

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    10 Alston Ridge Elementary School

    This school is amazing! My son is having an awesome year so far in Kindergarten! Great administration, great teachers and great PTA!!!

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    9 Pearsontown Elementary

    My two kids were at Pearsontown for 3 long years. There are some great teachers and some teachers that really should not be teachers. How the kids are challenged depends on the teacher you are lucky...

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    9 Mangum Elementary

    As a parent with 2 children in this school, I have to say that the staff is fantastic! Special Education is wonderful and my children LOVE school. That in itself says it ALL. The children are rewarded...

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    8 Cameron Park Elementary

    Cameron park is full of amazing, dedicated teachers and staff who I feel genuinely care about my child. We are moving to another county soon and the hardest part will be taking her out of this school....

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    8 Central Park School For Child

    I am stunned that the last 2 reviews of CPSC, which mentioned key concerns at the school, have been taken down from this site. So much for accountability for CPSC or the Great Schools site. Or for...

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    7 Voyager Academy

    I believe Voyager Academy is a good school. It could have some improvement. The manager doesn't get involved with the school as much. She doesn't come to school events or interact with the students,...

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    7 Forest View Elementary

    Forest View is a brilliant place to learn! It is mostly a Science Focus school. Forest View try's to get all of their students involved in different things. Everyday the student depending on their...

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    7 Kestrel Heights School

    We really love this school. We have had fabulous teachers and feel the academic standards are preparing our child to be competitive in his future. The elementary principal, music and dance program,...

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    7 Kestrel Heights School

    We really love this school. We have had fabulous teachers and feel the academic standards are preparing our child to be competitive in his future. The elementary principal, music and dance program,...

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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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    10 Mills Park Middle School

    Please do not be misled by the school's rating which can be attributed to kids getting good scores in EOGs based on self-study, parental guidance or private tutoring. The teachers are not at par. They...

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    9 West Cary Middle School

    This school is less willing to interact with parents and students than Time Warner Cable is with their customers.

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    8 Durham School Of The Arts

    The principal, Mr. Hawks, says if you don't like art, you shouldn't go here. What he REALLY needs to say is if you don't like rigorous academics you shouldn't go here. Other area high schools have art...

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    8 Leesville Road Middle

    LRMS, as well as the elementary and high school, is the best public school system in wake county. I have been involved with almost all of them, and I will say Leesville stands high above the rest. The...

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    7 Voyager Academy

    I believe Voyager Academy is a good school. It could have some improvement. The manager doesn't get involved with the school as much. She doesn't come to school events or interact with the students,...

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    7 Lakewood Montessori Middle School

    The teachers at Lakewood care very much for their students and providing an environment with choice. Classroom activities are differentiated and strong citizenship is highly emphasized. AIG students...

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    7 Charles W Stanford Middle

    I love this school! I am a student and I think the teacher are wonderful. They give time to answer every question and most are very kind. The guidance counselors are wonderful and the principals/vice...

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    7 Kestrel Heights School

    We really love this school. We have had fabulous teachers and feel the academic standards are preparing our child to be competitive in his future. The elementary principal, music and dance program,...

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    7 Kestrel Heights School

    We really love this school. We have had fabulous teachers and feel the academic standards are preparing our child to be competitive in his future. The elementary principal, music and dance program,...

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    7 Rogers-Herr Middle

    My daughter just finished 8th grade. She had a wonderful 3 years at Rogers Herr. The faculty really care and are not afraid to enforce the rules. Very positive atmosphere!

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    9 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 staff,...

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    8 Durham School Of The Arts

    The principal, Mr. Hawks, says if you don't like art, you shouldn't go here. What he REALLY needs to say is if you don't like rigorous academics you shouldn't go here. Other area high schools have art...

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    8 Leesville Road High

    The school has a great focus on academics; however, the electives available are limited compared to other schools in Wake County. Would like to see more relevant electives in computer science such as...

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    8 Panther Creek High

    The teachers my sons have had provide rigorous tasks and activities that keep students engaged. The teachers are caring and strive to help each student reach their full potential. Smart Lunch provides...

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    7 Voyager Academy

    I believe Voyager Academy is a good school. It could have some improvement. The manager doesn't get involved with the school as much. She doesn't come to school events or interact with the students,...

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    7 Cary High

    Great school! Great teachers and great kids! I would recommend this school to anyone! One of the oldest school in nc but one of he best!

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    7 Kestrel Heights School

    We really love this school. We have had fabulous teachers and feel the academic standards are preparing our child to be competitive in his future. The elementary principal, music and dance program,...

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    7 Kestrel Heights School

    We really love this school. We have had fabulous teachers and feel the academic standards are preparing our child to be competitive in his future. The elementary principal, music and dance program,...

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    7 City Of Medicine Academy

    City of Medicine Academy is a great school overall. The new leadership can use a little work. Still seems unorganized and lots of confusion.Love what the school offers as far as opportunities in the...

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    6 Middle College High School @ Dtcc

    Its a smaller school with smaller class sizes. the teachers focus more on education, and behavioral problems are never an issue. If you hate drama and want to just 'focus' on your academics, this...

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