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A QUALITY EDUCATION CAN
TRANSFORM A CHILD’S LIFE

We’re committed to providing every student with the quality education they need to succeed later in life.

A QUALITY EDUCATION CAN
TRANSFORM A CHILD’S LIFE

We’re committed to providing every student with the quality education they need to succeed later in life.

OUR FOCUS IS MOVING FORWARD

Kestrel Heights School provides an environment where academics are emphasized, where children are encouraged to excel and perform at their maximum potential and that promotes creativity and excellence in accordance with the Paideia Principles.

 

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KHCS is a public K-8 charter school in Durham committed to providing students with a quality education in a nurturing environment. We believe that all children can succeed. We provide a diverse and welcoming environment where academics are emphasized, creativity is celebrated, and children are encouraged to excel.

Come Soar With Us!

Choosing the right school is an important decision. We strive to provide a welcoming and diverse community where your children can thrive. Out lottery-based enrollment process ensures an equal oportunity for all prospective students. Limited spots are available for K-8 students for the 2017-2018 school year. Apply by June 15 to reserve your space.

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End Of Year and SOAR

ENJOY YOUR SUMMER! It’s hard to believe that our school year has come to an end. The entire staff at Kestrel Heights has enjoyed the privilege of teaching your children. It is such a joy [...]

June 13th, 2017|

School Hours

Elementary School:
8:00am – 3:00pm

Middle School:
8:00am – 3:00pm

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OUR STUDENTS SCORE HIGH

Kestrel Heights students routinely outperform state and county averages on end-of-grade tests in reading, math, and science. *Percentage of KHCS students with Level 4 or Level 5 test performance.

READING

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Compared to the NC avg. of 45.8% and the Durham avg. of 33.7%.

MATH

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Compared to the NC avg. of 47.0% and the Durham avg. of 33.7%.

SCIENCE

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Compared to the NC avg. of 63.0% and the Durham avg. of 49.4%.
I have always been impressed with the quality education [my children] have received. They are challenged daily to reach their full potential. The teachers and staff treat all children as individuals…
A. Yahn-Black, mother of 6th and 7th grade students