Veterans Park Elementary School

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8 Governor St

Ridgefield, CT 06877

(203) 438-6571

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 333

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Veterans Park Elementary School

A wonderful small school with a caring, respectful community of students, families and staff. A fun, happy place to learn!

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

We are so happy with our Veterans Park experience and feel very fortunate to have it as our neighborhood school. The staff is very supportive of our child's needs and we find the staff to be excellent. The new principal is a very talented educator

Posted by a parent on 05/26/13

I have found this school, over the years to support students and parents. The staff has become more professional as the years go on. The current principal is a leader in the education community. The staff has an excellent reputation in their abilities and and the measures they will go to to help all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/07/11

Veterans Park is, by all measures, an excellent school that promotes academic achievement and respect. The principal and teachers have been highly supportive and encouraging and I have always found them to be very accessible. It is truly a wonderful learning community. I have been delighted with my ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/11/11

VP would receive 5 stars were it not for the principal. All the qualities that make a superlative elementary education were in place prior to her arrival. Teacher quality, while mostly great, has deteriorated due to the bullied turnover of experienced, results oriented staff for young, inexperienced, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/15/11

Veterans Park has been a great neighborhood school until the hiring of the current principal. Test scores have deteriorated and the quality of teachers is slowly going down as well. Your child is expected to be "perfect" in every way and if your child is a child with an opinion and does not fly under ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/15/11

The principle is a nightmare, she is more interested in limiting law suits and following the letter of the law than she is in educating children. She is difficult to communicate with and the teachers seem afraid of her. As for the teachers they seem, OK. My kids has liked them all, but they are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/01/10

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School Profile for Veterans Park Elementary School

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Test scores for Veterans Park Elementary School

CMT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2009
Veterans Park Elementary School
Ridgefield School District
* In 2008-2009 Connecticut used the Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) to test students' skills in reading, writing and math in grades 3 through 8, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The CMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Connecticut.

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Ridgefield schools — Veterans Park Elementary School is located at 8 Governor St, Ridgefield CT 06877. 8 Governor St is in the 06877 ZIP code in Ridgefield, CT The school district for Veterans Park Elementary School is the Ridgefield School District. Veterans Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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