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3600 N 47th Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85031

(623) 691-4200

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 750

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Glenn L. Downs School

The Administration is amazing, The Parent Group is one of the best in the State. After school sports need improvement.

Posted by a other on 12/06/12

I think Downs is a great school, due to that they have after school activities for the eighth graders and they have the greatest teachers to which are very open to the parents and also for parents to be active in classroom social parties, or holiday gatherings. There principal very nice, you see her ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/19/11

Too many students to one teacher. Thats the reason our school is not meeting its standards. Students are sent home to do their homework, and parents are sometimes not equipped to help their child. So therefore are sent to school with incomplete or wrong work. The spanish and english homework is together ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/02/10

My daughter is in Mrs. Shillin's room and I see why she loves her teacher. She is young and very caring. I know with what my daughter has learned in her room will continue with her forever. Now she wants to be a teacher just like, 'Mrs. Shillin'. Oh and she wants a policman like her husband, wehn ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/02/08

Need more activities like sports.

Posted by a parent on 07/23/07

I think Downs is a great school, it's small where you don't have to worry about so many kids. There are so many after school activities they have and they also have 'skate night' where the students, parents, and teachers go to a skateing ring just to have fun. The teachers are very open for parents to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/01/05

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Test scores for Glenn L. Downs School

AIMS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Glenn L. Downs School
Cartwright Elementary District
* In 2011-2012 Arizona's Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) was used to test students in reading and mathematics in grades 3 through 8 and 10, writing in grades 5, 6, 7, and 10, and in science in grades 4, 8 and 10. AIMS is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students have mastered Arizona's learning standards. Students must pass the grade 10 AIMS in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to meet or exceed state standards on the test.

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Phoenix schools — Glenn L. Downs School is located at 3600 N 47th Ave, Phoenix AZ 85031. 3600 N 47th Ave is in the 85031 ZIP code in Phoenix, AZ The school district for Glenn L. Downs School is the Cartwright Elementary District. Glenn L. Downs School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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