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Douglas Elementary Overview

600 Ortega Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 , Tel: +1 (919) 881-4894 Wake County School District

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Douglas Elementary Ratings & Reviews

May 09, 2018 Submitted by a parent
Fantastic! My children thrived there, and they are totally opposite in needs and personality!
August 02, 2017 Submitted by a parent
We trasferred our son into Douglas in the 2016-2017 school year, for 2nd grade and we are absolutely thrilled with our experience. Principal Burns is AMAZING, the teachers are kind, positive and supportive, the school environment is nurturing and engaging for students and the PTA is active and incredible. There is an organic garden, where students receive regular instruction, Lego walls, a musical playground, a creativity cave, think tank and the kids spend a lot of time outside. My son LOVES Douglas and we feel so lucky to be a part of this incredible school community. My son is thriving at Douglas in every way. Douglas won the award for #1 Magnet School in America in 2015-16 and we can easily see why. I highly recommend Douglas.
June 27, 2017 Submitted by a parent
"We transferred our son in his first grade year and he has loved it. The curriculum is very engaging and he doesn't feel like he is doing ""work"" but he's still passing all of the milestones set by the district for his age. As parents we are very happy with our decision to move him to Douglas. I hate the parent from 4 years ago had such a bad run in with a teacher there because our experience with them has been quite the opposite. All the teachers my son has had and the ones we don't know we pass in the hallways have been very engaging and friendly. We highly recommend Douglas!"
September 10, 2013 Submitted by a parent
Our kindergarten bound daughter started here a week ago and the experience has been terrific. She comes home tired but very happy and they are challenging her mind already. The questions she asks are far more creative and deep than they were just a few months ago. She has made new friends and looks forward to going every morning.
August 02, 2013 Submitted by a parent
The staff is rude, unwelcoming, inpatient, and not helpful at all. I have not had a good experience with my son in this school so far and he was in Kintergarden. This year he will be in first grade and I want to switch him to another school, but I work so I need the bus to drop him off to the babysitters which is very close to Douglas. If it wasn't for this reason I would have switched him already. Teachers there are so rude and have no patience with the kids. Ifyour going to be a teacher and work with other peoples children you have to have patience and to love being around kids. I am so ready to get him out of this school.
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    Apartments and homes for rent near Douglas Elementary

    Your child’s education is your top priority. We know that because—well, you’re looking at this page, aren’t you? If you think your kid would feel right at home at Douglas Elementary, and you are contemplating moving closer so the little rascal will never miss a class, we have some good news for you and your family. Commute will never be an issue if you pick an apartment within 5 miles of Douglas Elementary, and that should not be hard as you can currently choose from 492 apartments for rent available in this part of Raleigh. Not familiar with rent prices in the area? The cheapest apartment near Douglas Elementary is currently at Spring Forest, renting for $766 per month, but if $5,966 is still within your budget, check out the more luxurious offers at The Devon Four25. Or just do what most other parents do and go for the middle ground—that’s where you get the best value for money most of the time.

    Things you should know about Douglas Elementary

    Before you start packing, make sure Douglas Elementary is really the best option for your child. To recap, Douglas Elementary is a well-known public PK-5 school in Raleigh. It is located at 600 Ortega Road, Raleigh, NC 27609 and it is the second home of 692 students. Please note that available apartments near a given school are filtered by proximity, not by attendance zone. We advise parents to visit the schools in person and contact the admissions offices for further information on school performance and attendance zones before making a final decision.

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