Griffin Elementary School

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5050 Sw 116th Ave

Cooper City, FL 33330

(754) 323-5900

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 558

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

21 Parent Reviews for Griffin Elementary School

I had my son attending Griffin since kindergarten. Despite family issues, the school administration decided to tag my child as a problem child. It got so bad that I had to transfer him to another school.

Posted by a parent on 12/11/14

My child attended Griffin Elementry last year. Our experience was the worst possible experience we had with a school and our child has been attending school since he was 2 years old. The 1st grade teacher did not care about his education at all but I came to the conclusion to late. She was and is not ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/10/14

My daughter just started kinder at Griffin. As an educator, I always look for an environment of caring, learning and support and I see all three at this school. I definitely love the "family" feel that is present at Griffin too. I will do another review at the end of the year to see if this still holds ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/14

I am incredibly impressed with this school. The teachers, the principal, the staff, the specialists (ESE, Speech, etc.), and Aftercare personnel are absolutely devoted to educating the WHOLE CHILD in a warm and caring manner, not simply looking for a test score-increase to validate their efficacy. I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/14

My son has been at Griffin for the past 4 years and everything about it is wonderful. You simply cannot go wrong with the small learning community and family atmosphere. I had been at a small charter school prior and they could have cared less to know who I was. Bravo to the principal, teachers, staff, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/24/14

I cannot say enough about Griffin Elementary. The PTA is fantastic really keeps the parents involved. From the Principal down to the lunch ladies, this school is wonderful, loving and caring. Susan Ruder, Debbie Brobst and Jackie Deferrari are some of the nicest, most genuine people I have ever had ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/05/09

My 4 Grandkids attend this school and I could not be happier.The teachers are caring and involved, the ratio of kids to teachers is also more than adequate, the extra programs are great and most importantly, the kids are happy!!!The teachers, principal and staff more than deserve an A ++.

Posted by a other on 10/02/08

Both my sons have attended Griffin Elementary from Kindergarten through 5th grade. My youngest is now in 5th grade. We bought our house because it is in the Griffin Elementary boundaries and I am very glad we did. I have only known of one or two teachers at the school who would not be considered excellent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/17/08

Almost at the end of an exhausting 1st year with my son about to finish Kindergerten and I know we couldn't have been in more capable hands. Great teacher, Great parent involvement and activities for the kids year round! Mrs. DeFerrari really thinks of the kids as her own and takes GENUINE interest ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/08/08

Both my sons attend this school, this school help my kids with their reading and math now my 12 year old will be in gem and advance program. I advise all parent to send their to griffin elementary school the teachers are great.

Posted by a parent on 08/12/06

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Test scores for Griffin Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Griffin Elementary School
Broward County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.

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Cooper City schools — Griffin Elementary School is located at 5050 Sw 116th Ave, Cooper City FL 33330. 5050 Sw 116th Ave is in the 33330 ZIP code in Cooper City, FL The school district for Griffin Elementary School is the Broward County Public Schools. Griffin Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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