Collins Elementary School

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12424 Summerfield Blvd

Riverview, FL 33579

(813) 672-5400

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,002

Students Per Teacher: 33

Parent Reviews

38 Parent Reviews for Collins Elementary School

Collins Elementary is very mediocre school. My children came from one of the best schools in the state of Florida end Collins has no comparison to their previous school. Academically children are not challenged enough, my kids were straight A students before now they are slipping down to B and C because ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/13/15

Love Collins! In my opinion, what makes Collins great are the Principal, Mr. Simms, and Assistant Principal, Ms. Madill. Responsive, caring, warm - if you've ever had the opportunity to speak with either of them, you get the sense that they genuinely love and respect their jobs. For as large as a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/15/13

I have just moved to the RIVERVIEW area from a very small town in TN. I have 2 daughters ages 6 and 9 the 6 yr old will be in K and the 9 yr old is going into the 4 th grade !! My 9 yr old is ADHD and has had a rough past year since we lost my husband and their dad in an accident and witnessed the tragedy!! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/27/13

I can imagine what the poster meant by "pleasure" through my own brief experience. My child had two subjects with this teacher and the homeroom teacher taught the others. The homeroom teacher had the other conducted one of her parent teacher conferences. Talk about night & day. She only focused on ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/14/13

I LOVE this school! It was soooo sad to leave! You will LOVE this school here.The staff is incredibly nice, and they plan big and fun events and fundraisers all the time! The teachers give you different strategies on how to learn things, and those strategies certainly help out in the future! I still ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/22/13

This school is the best school ever, everybody is nice and kind.I have been there since kg and now i am going to 5th grade, if this school was not the best i would go there. The teachers are very helpful,the school has a program called HOST it is for the afternoon and summer.The PE,art and music teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/15/13

I have had the pleasure of dealing with Mrs Hnizdil and Mrs Ritchie for my 5th grade student. I'm not sure what another parent was getting at by placing "pleasure" in quotation marks in reference to these ladies, but my child absolutely adored both teachers. My child excelled under their instruction. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/10/13

8/10 RATING & 5 stars with overall reviews should tell you something! let me tell you more ... the teachers at Collins are great creating the backbone of this school. they care alot about the students instead of just collecting a paycheck and going through the motions. I am so glad my wife found ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/13

With all the great reviews, I hope my wife gets a job at this wonderful sounding school. She is moving down from Buffalo, New York and she is interviewing on June 19. Hopefully she gets an interview from this school right away. Gulino/Tybor

Posted by a other on 06/07/13

Has anyone had the "pleasure" to deal with Mrs. Hnizdle and Mrs. Ritchie for their 5th grader?

Posted by a other on 05/23/13

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Test scores for Collins Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Collins Elementary School
Hillsborough 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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Riverview schools — Collins Elementary School is located at 12424 Summerfield Blvd, Riverview FL 33579. 12424 Summerfield Blvd is in the 33579 ZIP code in Riverview, FL The school district for Collins Elementary School is the Hillsborough County Public Schools. Collins Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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