Virgil Mills Elementary School

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7200 69th St E

Palmetto, FL 34221

(941) 721-2140

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,069

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Virgil Mills Elementary School

The third grade team is very creative. The economics unit during the winter months is great lesson of supply and demand. My older children have come back and the teachers remember them and are genuinely interested in where they are and what they are doing. The school is very clean. There is a very ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/06/11

The school is great. My Kindergartener was telling me how Abraham Lincoln was shot by John Wilkes-Booth. A fact I did not learn until 2nd or 3rd grade and I am 42 years old.

Posted by a parent on 10/25/10

My daughter has attended this school since Kindergarten (2006-current). I enjoy volunteering and they love having me. Our daughter loves this school which is very important to us. The teachers are well educated and continue to stay abreast on new ways to keep the children interested in learning. Since ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/12/10

it ok all the kids are not treated the same, i can wait for my kid to leave that school. i email the teacher and never contact me back, work in the comunacation that would be great.

Posted by a parent on 04/26/10

Wonderful school and terrific teachers! I can send my daughter there knowing that she is in a safe and secure environment!

Posted by a parent on 11/23/09

What a wonderful environment and support staff for my children to develop and explore. I love this school!

Posted by a parent on 10/08/09

Just moved here and the school really lives up to all of the great reviews I've read on here!

Posted by a parent on 09/15/09

my child goes to this school and she and I love it! there is fun and activity's that work with learning and health she tells me everything that happened when she gets home and she is excited to go to school everyday!

Posted by a parent on 05/12/08

What an awesome place to go to work to everyday. The students and their families are wonderful. There is tremendous support from other staff members and administration. We're given excellent opportunities for professional development. This school is a fun place to be whether you're a student, a ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 08/07/07

Mr. Rio and his staff contribute their hearts to the children.I can not think of a better place to put my children.

Posted by a parent on 08/29/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Virgil Mills Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Virgil Mills Elementary School
Manatee 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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Palmetto schools — Virgil Mills Elementary School is located at 7200 69th St E, Palmetto FL 34221. 7200 69th St E is in the 34221 ZIP code in Palmetto, FL The school district for Virgil Mills Elementary School is the Manatee County Public Schools. Virgil Mills Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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