Corbett Elementary School

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5949 E 29th St

Tucson, AZ 85711

(520) 584-4900

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 427

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Corbett Elementary School

Corbett has wonderful teachers that care about the success of the children. it is a highly performing school. It offers free meals for the under privilidged in the summertime. It is also a safe haven for homeless children to go to school. The library is nationally recognized and they are OMA Gold.

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

I had 2 kids at Corbett, my son was in kinder and his teacher was great. He learned more than my daughter did in kinder! My daughter's teacher this past year was lacking. The majority of the year she brought home 1st. grade homework, is was in 2nd. grade! TUSD as a district has a lot of issues that need ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/11/08

I have children in the GATE and regular programs and they are both fantastic. Excellent OMA program with 11 artists, award winning library (and librarian), very safe environment even though the neighborhood is a bit rough.

Posted by a parent on 03/12/08

My son just finished his run at Corbett, and I feel that in general it was an OK school. The music and arts programs were spectacular, and his primary teacher, this year, was wondeful. However I found that some teachers were inexpirrienced in dealing with 'gifted' students. Most teachers expected my ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/07

I have graduated from Corbett and attended the school for kindergarten-5th grade and i think the school was okay. I was in the GATE program and i think that the GATE teachers were MUCH more strict than the regular teachers. It is great that Corbett has a GATE program but the regular classes were not ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 02/04/07

Corbett would benefit from a more rigorous curriculum, but it seems no worse (or better) than most other TUSD schools. The school community is very friendly and close knit. Parents are kept well-informed of their child's progress and events at the school. The teachers (for the most part) are friendly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/24/06

I have two sons attending Corbett - one in the GATE program and one in a 'regular' classroom. The GATE program's self-contained classrooms are wonderful. My son is challenged and exposed to a variety of academic experiences he otherwise would have no access to. The GATE teachers are wonderful (overall) ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/24/06

This a great school they have wonderful educational ideas and al the teachers are great I give the school 10 out of 10.

Posted by a former student on 05/03/05

This is a very good school, especially compared to my girls previous school in the same district. They enjoy it a lot.

Posted by a on 03/28/03

i wouldn't have my children go to any other elementary school unless it was provate

Posted by a on 10/15/02

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Test scores for Corbett Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Corbett Elementary School
Tucson Unified 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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Tucson schools — Corbett Elementary School is located at 5949 E 29th St, Tucson AZ 85711. 5949 E 29th St is in the 85711 ZIP code in Tucson, AZ The school district for Corbett Elementary School is the Tucson Unified District. Corbett Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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