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EMPOWER K-8 SCHOLARS

Our small, diverse, inclusive learning community in Durham empowers our scholars to sharpen academic knowledge, demonstrate creative expression, and expand leadership abilities.

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EMPOWER K-8 SCHOLARS

Our small, diverse, inclusive learning community in Durham empowers our scholars to sharpen academic knowledge, demonstrate creative expression, and expand leadership abilities.

Enrollment Open Now!

EMPOWER K-8 SCHOLARS

Our small, diverse, inclusive learning community in Durham empowers our scholars to sharpen academic knowledge, demonstrate creative expression, and expand leadership abilities.

Enrollment Open Now!

SOAR with Kestrel Heights Hawks

OUR MISSION

Kestrel Heights Charter School is a small, diverse, and inclusive learning community in Durham that empowers our scholars to sharpen academic knowledge, demonstrate creative expression, and expand leadership abilities.

OUR VISION

Believing that all children can succeed in a safe and challenging environment, Kestrel Heights Charter School (KHCS) nurtures a community of lifelong learners. KHCS fosters this community by setting high expectations, modeling characteristics of responsible citizens, and focusing on the development of the whole person.

OUR VALUES

Each Kestrel Heights Hawk follows and demonstrates our core values:
Safety
Ownership
Attitude
Respect

 

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WELCOME

TO KESTREL HEIGHTS CHARTER SCHOOL

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Carpool Plan

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School Hours

K-8th Grade:
7:50am – 3:00pm

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OUR SCHOLARS SCORE HIGH

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

READING

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Compared to the NC avg. of 45.5% and the Durham avg. of 34.3%.

MATH

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Compared to the NC avg. of 47.6% and the Durham avg. of 35%.

SCIENCE

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Compared to the NC avg. of 62.6% 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