About Glenn Elementary

  • Karen B. Kellett, Principal
    Terilyn Hester, Administrative Intern
    Ryan Mullaney, Administrative Intern
    Asia L. Cunningham, Assistant Principal
    Terri Parker, Assistant Principal

    Sonia Marquez, Teacher Development Coordinator

    Address : 2415 East Geer Street Durham NC 27704
    Phone : 919-560-3920
    Hours of Operation : 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
    Enrollment : 711

     Glenn Elementary School welcomes all parents and guardians. Please enter the office when you visit in order to receive a visitor's pass.


    Vision: The Glenn community will educate all learners in a healthy learning environment of excellence.


    Mission: The mission of GES is to educate all learners utilizing best practices and quality instructional strategies to ensure positive learning experiences and personal learner responsibility for high learner achievement in preparation for life in a global society.


    Core Beliefs:

    We believe that maintaining collaborative relationships among learners, families, colleagues and the community lead to effective communication and acceptance of a variety of views and strengths.

    We believe that focusing on teaching and learning to meet learners’ strengths will challenge and accelerate them beyond proficiency creating a desire to achieve high standards.

    We believe in developing positive behavior through focusing on learner strengths and learning styles, engaging learning experiences & modeling, and consistent positive recognition of appropriate behaviors.

    We believe in developing an environment that respects the ability, expertise and strengths of all staff while supporting professional growth.

    We believe that learners need opportunities to gain an appreciation and acceptance of different cultures, races, and awareness of global issues that will affect then in the 21st century.