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School leader:  John McCain
2320 Cook Road
Durham, NC 27713

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(919) 560-3972
(919) 544-1112
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19 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · September 28, 2014
Poor education with teacher who just waited for weekends and summer. Did not return as was anticipating more bad experience s based on what other parents were going through. No follow through to meetings with principal about teacher actions.... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 03, 2014
I also have a kindergartner in the Spanish immersion program. He has loved the program and the school and has made amazing academic progress in an environment that feels structured, secure, and supportive. He loves his friends and teachers and it... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 02, 2014
My son is in Kindergarten in the Spanish Immersion program. He loves his teacher and is enjoying school. The before school care is good - he loves the breakfast - and the Piedmont Wildlife Program is a real bonus. Loves the Specials of Science... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 27, 2013
My son started kindergarten in the fall of 2012 at Southwest. We were excited to attend as we could walk to school and had really liked the administration when we toured the prior spring. Our experience, though, was terrible and led us to... more

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Southwest Elementary
2320 Cook Road, Durham, NC  27713
(919) 560-3972
Last modified Southwest Elementary is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Southwest Elementary Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. Top