North Star Elementary School

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8740 Northstar Dr

Thornton, CO 80260

(720) 972-5560

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 480

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for North Star Elementary School

I have 3 sons who attend North Star Elementary. Unfortunately one of my boys suffers from seperation anxiety. The staff here has gone ABOVE and BEYOND to help us feel safe and comfortable. Everyone is extremely understanding, helpful and friendly. My other two sons are excelling in leaps and bounds. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/16/13

Very disappointed with the school. So so glad that my child will not be attending this school next year! I wish I could have rated them on no stars. I think the principle is too involved and should stay out of certain situations. Oh and if your child has a reading issue and you ask for extra books ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/02/12

It's a wonderful neighborhood school. A hidden treasure

Posted by a parent on 10/04/09

I think Norlth Star has been very good for my grandsons. Both of my grandsons are autistic and the hard work of North Star's special education program - the Rain Forest - have helped my grandsons perform to their highest potential. We have high hopes that the boys will continue to achieve. We totally ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/09

I love North Star, I went to school their. This year has been hard for me and my son isaiah, I got divorced and dad moved out, and Mrs Havliand has really been good to my son, he has had a hard time and is angree alot. Thxs Mrs Havliand. Love Isaiah and April Allgood. Next year will be better can't wait...

Posted by a parent on 05/16/08

It seems like the Cinco De Mayo celebration has more of an attendance then anything. That always seems packed. However, educational things that require parental support have such few participants and few parents. I find it to be quite sad. Everything always seems so disorganized. I am very fond of my ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/15/07

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Test scores
Test scores for North Star Elementary School

TCAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
North Star Elementary School
Adams 12 Five Star Schools
* 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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Thornton schools — North Star Elementary School is located at 8740 Northstar Dr, Thornton CO 80260. 8740 Northstar Dr is in the 80260 ZIP code in Thornton, CO The school district for North Star Elementary School is the Adams 12 Five Star Schools. North Star Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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