Carrollwood Elementary School

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3516 Mcfarland Rd

Tampa, FL 33618

(813) 975-7640

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 760

Students Per Teacher: 12

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29 Parent Reviews for Carrollwood Elementary School


Posted by a parent on 01/05/15

The school is over crowded. There are not enough bathrooms or parking to accommodate the amount of kids accepted through school choice. The principal is proud of having the most school choice students in the county, but enough is enough. It's still a good school in comparison to others in the district, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/17/14

This is my daughter's first year at Carrollwood but so far we absolutely love it. Her teacher is wonderful and the staff at the school is wonderful!

Posted by a parent on 10/24/13

Carrollwood Elementary is a public school that is as good as a private school. The teachers have high standards and expect excellence. My son has attended this school since Kindergarten, and is now in 5th Grade. He has never had a bad teacher. Too bad they don't have a middle school! The principle, Mrs. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/17/13

This is one of the best schools I have ever had my children in. The staff is very caring, loving, and hardworking. From the secretary to the custodians to the lunchroom aids, teachers, paraprofessionals, and administration this school works hard as a team and cares about each and every students regardless ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/06/13

great neighborhood, cute classrooms. Some incredible teachers, office staff is friendly and helpful. Lots of fun activities if you can get involved. Like all public schools, there is some bullying and this is swept under the rug. Also favoritism towards parents who can donate lots of time and money, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/23/13

Carrollwood Elementary was, for us, a choice school and we could not have been luckier with another school! Family oriented, the staff is incredibly professional. My son receives a great education and is happy to go to his school every day ! Go Owls !

Posted by a parent on 06/24/13

Great School...Great Teachers! My girl loves to go to this school! This is her second year at the school. Either it is the regular curriculum or Gifted, quality of the teachers are a notch higher!

Posted by a parent on 04/01/13

We moved here from Wesely Chapel and the administration difference between Seven Oaks ES and Carrollwood is NIGHT and DAY. The faculty and staff at CES are wonderful because they have an excellent boss. Ms. Botinni is friendly, energetic, and will find the time to talk to you. There are so many activities, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/07/12

After 4 years of really good and some ok teachers since kindergarten we have encounter a really bad teacher enough for me to change schools in the middle of the year so my child can get a better education.

Posted by a parent on 09/20/12

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Test scores for Carrollwood Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Carrollwood 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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Tampa schools — Carrollwood Elementary School is located at 3516 Mcfarland Rd, Tampa FL 33618. 3516 Mcfarland Rd is in the 33618 ZIP code in Tampa, FL The school district for Carrollwood Elementary School is the Hillsborough County Public Schools. Carrollwood Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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