Parent and Student Info

We will continually update this page with new information as it becomes available. Please check back for important information and useful links for currently enrolled students.

Academic calendars

School Hours

  • School hours are 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Unless students are enrolled in Before-school Care, they may not enter until 7:55 a.m and parents may not leave children outside the school. Students must be picked up by 4 p.m. unless attending a club, activity, or tutoring by prior arrangement.

Online School Payment System

Documents and Forms

The Parent Teacher Forum

The Forum is our Parent Teacher Organization. Check out our page!


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Lunch Program

We will be using My Hot Lunchbox for the 2016-2017 school year.

Excelsior Classical Academy Lunch 2016-17 Ordering Instructions

The school orders for approved free-lunch recipients and for approved, pre-paid reduced-price lunch recipients.



Before and After School Care

Excelsior has Before- and After-School Care at our facility. Click here for more information.

We also have bus stops at some after-school care sites. Please see the Excelsior Bus Routes.

Supply Lists 2017

  • Kindergarten through sixth grade lists
  • Supply Fee. In lieu of buying supplies for your child individually, you can pay a supply fee of $65 for the year.
  • Sign-Up Genius Wish Lists: Teachers and staff are putting wish lists on Sign-Up Genius. If you would like to purchase any of these items to fulfill the wish, please click on this link and sign up for whatever you would like to provide. Thanks to all our parents who have been and are being so generous.


Click here to volunteer!

In Case of Inclement Weather

Reminder: Excelsior Classical Academy follows Durham Public Schools in any delays and closures. DPS disseminates information on delays and closures through various media.

Local TV Stations
DPS Cable Channel 4
WTVD Eyewitness News 11
WLFL Fox 22
News Channel 14

Local Radio Stations
WRAL 101.5
WFXC 107.1
WQOK 97.5
WUNC 91.5
WNCU 90.7
Que Pasa Radio (WLLQ 1530 AM)