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School leader:  Ericka Boone
2401 Dakota Street
Durham, NC 27707

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans shared with other schools...
  • Coed / Single gender
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Band, Drama, Drawing / Sketching
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Spanish
  • Sports
    Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Track, Football, Softball...
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20 reviews

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Recent Comments


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Submitted by a parent · February 24, 2015
My daughter is scarred from all the bullying. She is constantly groped by the boys and harassed by the girls. Administrators and teachers just don't care despite complaints. Kids run the classes and teachers just sit and collect paychecks. ... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 25, 2012
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 year. Me and my husband are very much involved(... more

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Submitted by a community member · March 24, 2012
I am currently a 8th grader here at Shepard IB middle school. I have spent about 3 school years in Shepard. I initially hesitated in writing this review because quite a bit of people rated Shepard so highly, but I feel that students and parents... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 22, 2010
Shepherd has great insight into the future for our youth of today and tomorrow. I look forward to them investing more into their teachers, as the principal invest more into so that they likewise will be able to pour into our students who is the... more

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James E Shepard Middle School
2401 Dakota Street, Durham, NC  27707
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 20 reviews. (919) 560-3938
Last modified James E Shepard Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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