Ridgeview Elementary School

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6573 Shimmering Creek Dr

Colorado Springs, CO 80923

(719) 494-8700

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 650

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

35 Parent Reviews for Ridgeview Elementary School

My son went to K here part of last year. I was so disappointed in how the teachers are over worked. He had a wonderful teacher but with 25 kids in the class at that age one can only do so much. We moved him to a new school we found here on Great Schools! That had a 9 rating. So happy we did! The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/12/14

I wish I went to a school like this when I was a kid. After discussing what my daughter's school rating should be with my daughter we decided that this is a five star school. I asked my daughter if she felt safe, like she was being taught, if she was being bullied or witnessing bulling, if there were ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/12/14

The school isn't really to blame for all my issues. It is mostly the district. It is like our kids never go to school. Every week there is a 'teacher work day' or 'training' day. It is very inconvenient. It makes me wonder when they actually go to school. The PTA is just drama filled. They constantly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/26/14

I have had people stop in the middle of the drive way blocking anyone from getting in and people ask them to move and the person behind her ask her to move and there is a lot of bad words coming from the lady blocking the drive way and the office don't care this is not good for the kids to see eather ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/05/14

As a parent I have been extremely unsatisfied with the many if the teachers and the leadership at this school. The administration us more concerned with protecting staff and not doing what is right by the students and listening to concerns from parents. Of the few decent teachers my child has had here ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/16/13

I have had one or more of my kids at Ridgeview elementary school for a total of 7 years now. I have volunteered several years and some years I have not. I have found Ridgeview to be a very good school. This last year was the best so far and they are improving every year. My daughters teacher was ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/09/13

I have a child in this school and almost a year has gone by and I am not impresed. I have seen lack of supervision , lack of redirection, yelling at kids making them cry, detention for 2 to 3 days in a row for very minor offences ( I volunteer there ). The princapal is not a parents friend she is all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/14/13

Ridgeview has excellent teachers who frequently put in lots of extra hours to prepare lessons and experiences for their students based on needs as demonstrated by formative assessments. Ridgeview teachers truly care about their students. Ridgeview has strong leadership, with a principal and assistant ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 10/28/12

Ridgeview is a quality learning environment in which the teachers and staff provide excellent academics and extracurricular activites for a well-rounded student. I am thankful that my child was able to attend Ridgeview for second thru fifth grade!

Posted by a teacher on 09/10/12

I believe RVES is a great school! Excellent teachers who strive to help students excell, strong leadership from the administrators, and great academic programs. When my children are school-aged, Ridgeview Huskies they will be!

Posted by a teacher on 09/09/12

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Test scores for Ridgeview Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Ridgeview Elementary School
Falcon School District No. 49
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Colorado Springs schools — Ridgeview Elementary School is located at 6573 Shimmering Creek Dr, Colorado Springs CO 80923. 6573 Shimmering Creek Dr is in the 80923 ZIP code in Colorado Springs, CO The school district for Ridgeview Elementary School is the Falcon School District No. 49. Ridgeview Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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