Southwest Elementary School

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1111 W Dobbins Rd

Phoenix, AZ 85041

(602) 232-4270

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Southwest Elementary School

Very pleaed with the school overall. Success requires efforts of all involved including the parents. The staff and teachers all seem comitted to great education under very difficult circumstances

Posted by a parent on 10/08/08

Southwest Elem. School has worked great with my son, who has special needs. I really like that about them, but I do have a strong problem with the uniform policy. My child goes to get an education, what coloring clothing he decides to wear shouldn't be a problem. SOuthwest needs to allow children to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/16/07

Well were do I start, there is not enough teachers for all the students. They even had to elimanate special classes to make into classrooms. Not inpressed in which the school is organized or operates. Both my sons have a exelent teacher, but both asst. and head principal need to be replaced.Lunch menus ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/28/07

The student/teacher ratio is way off! This last year, my daughters six grade class had over 30 kids in class. They didnt get a new teacher until the end of the year when they had that many kids from the start. my other daughters class who is in first was a lot smaller. She had only 20, but just go ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/05/06

Most teacher are doing all they can with the material that the school district administrators give to them.

Posted by a parent on 05/16/06

this is not a good school.the teachers may be nice but it is not worth it.

Posted by a former student on 01/28/06

This school is ok but you should see Greenfield School the princeple is great her name is Dr. Puchi!

Posted by a on 03/25/03

The teachers at Southwest School are great. However, I do have reservations about the interim principal. It is very obvious that this interim principal 'favors' certain children. Especially those whose parents work at Southwest. Hopefully soon, the District will put in a principal that has the knowledge, ...  Read more

Posted by a on 03/14/03

My child attend this school and I notice there website is outdate and not helpful. Pertaining to school schedule upcoming events & parents suggestion box. Also the student to teacher ratio is off, not enough teachers. Another problem is the after school program, there is not enough teachers to handle ...  Read more

Posted by a on 10/15/02

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Test scores for Southwest Elementary School

AIMS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Southwest Elementary School
Roosevelt 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 — Southwest Elementary School is located at 1111 W Dobbins Rd, Phoenix AZ 85041. 1111 W Dobbins Rd is in the 85041 ZIP code in Phoenix, AZ The school district for Southwest Elementary School is the Roosevelt Elementary District. Southwest Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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