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School leader:  Dr. Kerry Chisnall
6806 Garrett Road
Durham, NC 27707

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(919) 560-3912
(919) 560-2620
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"Comprehensive Academic and Athletics Programs"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Business, Career and Tech (vocational)...
  • Arts
    Technical design and production, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    French, Russian, Spanish
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32 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Amount of homework: no rating
Submitted by a community member · September 11, 2016
It depends on the teacher and class. I've had great teachers with little homework and terrible teachers hiding behind paperwork.

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Submitted by a community member · September 11, 2016
If you have a student without special needs of any kind...this is a good school in comparison to some others. In four years I have been battling this school with 3 principals (soon to be 4), countless LEA and uncooperative administration. In four... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 11, 2016
My daughter is in her first year in this huge and under staffed high school. I am not impressed with the majority of the teachers. Except in one subject, no one seems to foster curiosity. Textbooks are rare and outdated and nobody uses them. The... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 20, 2016
My daughter is in her third year at Jordan and overall she has had a wonderful experience there. First and foremost I am impressed with the teaching staff. Despite the attack on public educators in our state the Jordan staff has remained... more

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About this school

Jordan High School offers a wide array of Advanced Placement courses for students and excellent SAT averages with graduates gaining entry into some of the nation's and state's best universities. JHS has a diverse study body that prepares students for the real world and we boast an excellent Arts department with Band, Art, Chorus, Theater, Jazz band, Dance and Strings. Furthermore we have 36 JV and Varsity sports teams & 30 clubs.

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Last modified: September 11, 2016
Last modified Charles E Jordan Sr High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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