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School leader:  Carolyn Pugh
1520 Cooper St
Durham, NC 27703

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(919) 560-3967
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"We are best known for Core Knowledge/Arts Curriculum."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans shared with other schools...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all)
  • Arts
    Choir / Chorus, Instrumental and theory music lessons...
  • Sports
    None
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7 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · January 14, 2015
Our child started Kindergarten here in the Fall (we got a spot through the magnet lottery) and she has absolutely loved it. It has a very low teacher turnover rate - far below the district or state average. Principal Pugh has a clearly evident... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 23, 2013
My child attended this school for kindergarten and transferred to another school before first grade. The violin program was great and I could tell the teachers and staff had good intentions, and the curriculum was outstanding. The year ended with... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 17, 2011
My daughter is finished Kindergarten at R.N. Harris in June & will be starting in August for 1st grade. She absolutely loves school & is always looking foward to what they'll be doing. I couldn't belive the work she was coming home with in... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 30, 2008
I am a parent of a 2nd grade child that goes to R. N. Harris Magnet School and all I can say is WoW! My husband and I previously toured the school with the principal before applying and were impressed then. The principal, the staff and the... more

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Last modified: May 10, 2016
R N Harris Elementary
1520 Cooper St, Durham, NC  27703
(919) 560-3967
Last modified R N Harris Elementary is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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