Marion Donaldson Elementary School

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2040 W Omar Dr

Tucson, AZ 85704

(520) 696-6160

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 350

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Marion Donaldson Elementary School

I've had 3 children attend Donaldson and have always found the administration and teachers willing to find ways to academically challenge my child. In the last two years there have been many more activities and opportunities for the students. I love the after school clubs. It is a very welcoming and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/21/14

Seven years into my 2 girls at Donaldson. Both my girls have had a positive learning and social experience at this school. Could not ask for anything more. Change in leadership a few times with the current Principal being in her second year. The teachers have all been fabulous for my girls. The school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/17/14

This school is on top of what is going on in the community. They are always having dinner nights out at Subways or even other restaurants. The PTO is getting better in including the younger children as my daughter is in Kindergarten. I know in preschool last year they were not included in many of the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/27/14

Donaldson Elementary was a major let down. The teacher my son had was very helpful in the beginning but at the end of year ended up acting like the staff and principle, gossip and very inappropriate comments made to my 6 year old about me, his mother. My son complained of others kids bullying him and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/06/13

great teachers, safe school, responsible teachers, nice students, all very talented. safe school bus drivers!!!!!

Posted by a parent on 03/29/12

Great schoo.l Great principal, with an outstanding attitude . People care there. Well organized. My son now loves going to school. By the way we just found a new fundraising site It's free, You can buy numerous deals and bargains and they donate 10% to the school of your ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/16/11

Both of my kids go to Donaldson and they love going to class. As a mother I recommend Donaldson Elementary School the teachers are great my kids are learning as well.

Posted by a parent on 04/07/11

As a parent, I'm glad that the District has been able to find the money, even in these bad economic times, to add a teacher to drop class size.

Posted by a parent on 01/27/10

Donaldson is a poor elementary school. There are more than 30 students in the upper elementary grades with 3 of the 4 taechers unable to cope with the high number. My son's self esteem and overall love of learning has tanked having to be at such a lousy school. The principal spends more time at the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/26/10

My grandchildren just transferred due to a change of address and they are thriving in Marion Donaldson Elementary School's positive environment.

Posted by a parent on 11/04/09

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Test scores for Marion Donaldson Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Marion Donaldson Elementary School
Amphitheater 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 — Marion Donaldson Elementary School is located at 2040 W Omar Dr, Tucson AZ 85704. 2040 W Omar Dr is in the 85704 ZIP code in Tucson, AZ The school district for Marion Donaldson Elementary School is the Amphitheater Unified District. Marion Donaldson Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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