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1201 Delaware Street
New Castle, DE 19720

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(302) 323-2926
(302) 323-2929
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February 10, 2015
Excellent school, curriculum, staff and programs. At Carrie Downing, it's all about the students. Thanks Mr. Tim for you and your staff for caring more for my son Nehemiah. When the school district award their schools, your school should be in the top five. Sincerely, Mr. Gordon Biggers

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January 13, 2015
WeI have a daughter who has gone through Carrie Downie and a son who is in his last year this year. We couldn't be more happy with this administration, teachers and support staff! This school really takes the "village" to raise a child approach to teaching. Everyone is soo helpful, the schools PTA has a ton of activities for the kids & If you ever have a concern it will be addressed immediately. Sad to see our time here winding down.

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December 18, 2014
Carrie Downie is a place where your student will feel part of a community. We as a staff are a family and we strive to keep our students challenged, safe, and happy each and everyday! Our building may look old, however, the practices that we are using to educate our students is revolutionary. Technology is no longer a novelty activity. Students at every grade level are immersed in computer science to research, create, and explore the world beyond their classroom walls.

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December 18, 2014
Love this school and the way your child is put first...my child has a learning disability and she has so many champions in her corner....also the weekly videos are a fun way to see what's going on in their day!!! I love it. All 5 of my kids have gone here, and I have never regretted a single moment of my choice!!!

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December 12, 2014
This school has embraced technology and is showing students how to succeed in an era where 21st century skills are extremely important. They are challenged them in math, reading, science, social studies, and specials on a daily basis.

- submitted by a teacher
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We have a focus of Technology, Empowerment, and Community. There is a concentration on allowing students to take academic risks, show creativity, control their own learning, with a focus on grit and continuous improvement. We are also striving to tell the message of the great things that are going on at Carrie Downie Elementary School.

January 15, 2015


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Downie (Carrie) Elementary School
1201 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE  19720
(302) 323-2926
Last modified Downie (Carrie) Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Downie (Carrie) Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 5 reviews. Top