Hutchens Elementary School

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10005 W Lake Rd

Mobile, AL 36695

(251) 221-1420

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Grades: K - 2

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

21 Parent Reviews for Hutchens Elementary School

Do not ignore test results as the prior review stated. The students take the tests in 3rd grade but the academic content begins when they enter kindergarten. The scores-good or bad-are directly correlated to the education they receive during their first 3 years of school. The school has many programs ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/03/13

No longer goes past 2nd grade, so ignore test results(not for 3-4 yrs). Old principle was great; new one horrible!!!!! (Angry control freak) Students are scared of her, the teachers are afraid to lose their jobs and say nothing. There's no real p.e. at this school anymore- it is recess only, for the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/24/12

Great school and teaching Staff , Principal!!! They really care and work hard to make a dfference.

Posted by a parent on 01/24/12

The lack of leadership from the new principal has had a very negative impact on this school. Teachers do not want to work with parents who want to help their children excel. If your child needs help, the only help they will recommend is ADD/ADHD assessment. My childs teacher only demonstrates handwriting ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/28/11

When our first child was ready to start school my husband and I started reviewing test scores of local schools. We moved from Ms. to Mobile to enroll our daughter in Hutchens Elem. My daughter, now at Causey Middle School, had an absolutely wonderful experience at Hutchens. As Christian parents we ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/24/10

This school is outstanding, and that is in most part of the wonderful man who has been in charge. Dr. Foster has exceptional character and genuinely cares about the students. This led to him choosing an outstanding staff to back him up. The teachers my children had were all wonderful. We have moved on ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/09

I'm very proud to have 3 of my grandchildren attending this school.

Posted by a parent on 08/24/09

I love this school. I am so proud that they still pray ay the pta meetings and that the staff are predominantly christian. Dr. Foster tells the kids every morning that he says a prayer for them every day. When a school is in Gods hands, it can't be anything but good.

Posted by a parent on 05/27/09

Our experience with the faculty and staff at Hutchens was spectacular. Our son David has severe hyperactivity and emotional disorders. His teachers (Ms. Sprinkle & Mrs. Mabrey), Dr. Foster (principal) & Lori Giles (special ed teacher) were always compassionate & exceptionally well-equipped to handle ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/28/08

As a grand parent, I have been exceptionally impressed with the school staff. Their professional attention to details and their concern for each student has really made a difference in my grand daughter's attitude. She loves going to school! Her younger sister will start this year and how exciting ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/18/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Hutchens Elementary School

ARMT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2010
Hutchens Elementary School
Mobile County Schools
* In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Mobile schools — Hutchens Elementary School is located at 10005 W Lake Rd, Mobile AL 36695. 10005 W Lake Rd is in the 36695 ZIP code in Mobile, AL The school district for Hutchens Elementary School is the Mobile County Schools. Hutchens Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 2.
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