Welcome to Kestrel Heights School
Founded in 1998 as a public charter school, Kestrel Heights School serves students in grades K-12 in the greater Durham area. We believe that all children can succeed in a safe and challenging environment that is dedicated to nurturing lifelong learners. By fostering a community with high expectations, modeling characteristics of responsible citizenship, and focusing on the development of the whole person, we believe we will help to create a great school for all children. Kestrel Heights School believes in the Paideia Program of teaching. For more information about Paideia, visit the website for The Paideia Center in Asheville, NC.
Welcome to the 2015-16 School year from our Executive Director, Dr. Mark Tracy:
Dear Students, Parents, Staff, and Community,
to another new and exciting school year. The 2015-16 school year promises to be a great
one. I would like to take this
opportunity to say I am honored and excited to be your Executive Director. Kestrel Heights is one of the finest charter
schools in the area. Since last year, I have learned that the existing tradition
of excellence is due to the wonderful people of our community and the hard work
of our students and staff.
believe in a quality and comprehensive education for all students. Kestrel Heights is known, not only for its
academic excellence and extracurricular programs, but also for the positive and
healthy relationships created between staff and students. I seriously understand
that you have entrusted your children to our care and expect our fine staff to
give their best day in and day out.
There are some many great processes and procedures that we are working on this year, so please keep an eye on our webpage for a plethora of information as we continue to grow and learn.
Summer Hours - June 15th to August 7th
Monday to Thursday 8am - 3pm, Closed Friday
Main Office (919) 484-1300