Shalimar Elementary School

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1350 Joe Martin Cir

Shalimar, FL 32579

(850) 833-4339

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 700

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Shalimar Elementary School

I can attest to the fact that the school counselor did not say the learning disability didn't matter. What was told to the parent was that our county does not recognize dyslexia for ESE services but that other avenues would be followed to allow for the best learning envirnoment for the student. Shalimar ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 06/03/14

We are a military family who transferred from North Carolina. I have never been so disappointed in a school program. My son is in the 3rd grade and unfortunately he suffers with dyslexia which makes academics difficult for him. The teachers and the counselors ONLY concern is the FCAT testing. They ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/03/14

My son has attended kindegarten and is now in the middle of his 1st grade year at Shalimar. He test above average in every metric, an extremely smart child. Even still this year his 1st grade teacher is dreadful. She has no patience and is swift to give out zero's and F's to first graders without offering ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/12/11

The teachers, the parents and the administration make this school the best place to have my son for his education. Love this school!

Posted by a parent on 04/30/10

I love Shalimar because it really operates more as a family than a school. We have wonderful parent support and our teacher's are dedicated to seeing each child succeed. I travel 45 minutes every morning and afternoon to have the honor of working here and I would not change it if I could. I love this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

Great teachers and support staff. Mrs. Lightborne is a wonderful teacher and both our kids liked the school. We have 1 now in the school and we are happy with his education.

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

Shalimar Elementary is an excellent place to grow and learn. Teachers are caring, inviting, and inspiring. Each one of them goes the extra mile to give a child what is needed. There is a family atmosphere. We take care of each other and call on the expertise of colleagues in a problem solving environment. ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/28/10

It is simple - It is the best elementary school in Okaloosa County! Great Principal, great teachers, great staff and the very best students!!

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

Have really enjoyed our two years a this school. Staff are very caring and helpful with both the students and their parents.

Posted by a parent on 04/27/10

The faculty and staff are top rate. They keep the students motivated in so many ways.

Posted by a parent on 10/30/09

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Test scores for Shalimar Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Shalimar Elementary School
Okaloosa 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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Shalimar schools — Shalimar Elementary School is located at 1350 Joe Martin Cir, Shalimar FL 32579. 1350 Joe Martin Cir is in the 32579 ZIP code in Shalimar, FL The school district for Shalimar Elementary School is the Okaloosa County Public Schools. Shalimar Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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