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20151 Tallman Dr

Parker, CO 80138

(303) 387-8525

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Iron Horse Elementary School

Poor administration at this school. It's no wonder so many have withdrawn their children to attend another school. Poor behavior amongst students is tolerated. Bully behavior is tolerated. In the classroom expect the teacher to teach to the lowest student. If your children are average to low then ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/03/14

I have three children at Iron Horse and absolutely love our school. We have phenomenal teachers, leadership and parent involvement, and my children thrive here. Our principal prioritizes learning opportunities, not test scores. I am an education policy expert and am quite discerning and observant--I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/14/14

My daughter has been in this school for 2 years. She has gotten so far behind that I've had to hire a tutor. There is a huge lack of communication between the teachers and parents. I have reached out so many times to the teachers about how far behind she is and have gotten little response. Parent teacher ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 07/08/13

I have two kids at this school. It's mixed for me since we've had a couple of great teachers and then more of them not so great. I think my biggest complaint is the lack of communication between the school and parents. The school does not post needed information on the website and most of the time ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/03/13

This is a great school with highly involved parents. Every day there are parents volunteering throughout the school--not because they have to but because they want to. We have encountered nothing but excellent teachers at this school and the principal is very available for parents and visible throughout ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/12/13

I love this school!! My child has been a student since 2009 and our experience has been wonderful. The teachers are great and caring. On an academic level I have found that the learning programs have been challenging for my child as well.

Posted by a parent on 05/05/11

I have a child at this school and have been extremely disappointed. I send occasional emails and they are not returned. The school does not explain its processes until you bring it up--then they explain it but it still isn't clear. In the office with parents there, staff were talking negatively about ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/24/09

I have two children in this school and one at another elememtary school the district and I am very disappointed in this school. I have heard teachers talking about other teachers and students in the hallway which I feel is very unprofessional. The work load in not challenging, I feel my children have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/09/09

Our family moved out of the state of Colorado and we miss this school. This school is a top school and everyone on staff always goes the extra mile.

Posted by a parent on 12/04/07

Most parents involve a lot in volunteering at school. They have the choirs, beginner and advanced orchestras, and beginner and advanced bands. They have the Music teacher, Art teacher and PE teacher. Very well equipped for all those classes. Office staffs are very friendly. Majority students are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/06

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Test scores for Iron Horse Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Iron Horse Elementary School
Douglas County School District No. Re 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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Parker schools — Iron Horse Elementary School is located at 20151 Tallman Dr, Parker CO 80138. 20151 Tallman Dr is in the 80138 ZIP code in Parker, CO The school district for Iron Horse Elementary School is the Douglas County School District No. Re 1. Iron Horse Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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