Linton Elementary School

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4100 Caribou Dr

Fort Collins, CO 80525

(970) 488-5850

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 475

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Linton Elementary School

Linton does great things for ALL students. They have differentiated instruction in core subjects, and additional literacy support and enrichment through FLUDD. They also pre and post test on all math units so that each student gets instruction at their level in math as well. They have a great ELA ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 02/03/11

I have 2 children at Linton and can not imagine a better more nurturing, challenging environment for them. The staff and principal at Linton are amazing.

Posted by a parent on 02/02/11

Really disagree with last post. Instruction is tailored to learners and rigorous......and the teachers differentiate very well! This is one of the few schools that does group by ability in math, and has a second instructional reading time at whatever level the child needs. The Principal knows every name ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/02/11

As a teacher at Linton Elementary, I am so very proud of our staff, students, parents and community that works together as one. Teachers know their students strengths, needs and interests. Not just the students that accel but all students. Parents are always welcome to be a part of their child's learning. ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 02/02/11

As a former parent of 2 children that went to Linton Elementary, I must say I was very pleased with the experiences they both had. My son was a struggling learner, in the literacy program, and never got lost in the shuffle. My daughter was an accellerated learner, involved in the Gifted and Talented ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/02/11

I believe Linton is an excellent school for all students. Both of my children attended Linton and received a quality education. One child had an IEP and the other did not and both of them were challenged and encouraged during their elementary years. They were happy to go to school each day because ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/02/11

This school is great if your child works well in the staus quo. If you have an accelerated learner, do not send your child here. If you think you will need anything from the administration, do not send your child here. The current principle works well with data but is not a true, feeling, compassionate ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/22/10

My son has attended Linton since Kindergarten and my husband and I have been nothing but happy with the education he has received. Each of his teachers have taken a true interest in who he is as a person and as a student. He has been challenged in areas where he needs challenge and has had support in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/07/09

I have 3 children that attend Linton, well one now has gone to Middle School. I have nothing but wonderful experience with this school, I had them in a charter school for one year and it was a new one but a complete nightmare and I put them back in Linton, this school is a wonderful school with a great ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/01/09

I have 3 children attending Linton. They have been benefitted by wonderful teachers who care about their students and have fostered my children's love of learning. My kids are bright and they have been offered extra work to challenge them since the first grade. Linton started a unique program about ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/11/08

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Test scores for Linton Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Linton Elementary School
Poudre School District R-1
* 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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Fort Collins schools — Linton Elementary School is located at 4100 Caribou Dr, Fort Collins CO 80525. 4100 Caribou Dr is in the 80525 ZIP code in Fort Collins, CO The school district for Linton Elementary School is the Poudre School District R-1. Linton Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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