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9855 Harney Rd

Thonotosassa, FL 33592

(813) 987-6755

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 16

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10 Parent Reviews for Folsom Elementary School

I think this school so far is wonderful. My son just started kindergarten this year and he loves his teacher Ms.Stone. He has learned so much and is doing very well. Everyday is something new and exciting for him. Every morning I walk him to the cafeteria for breakfast. There is a teacher in every hall. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/13

This school is wonderful. Staff is really helpful. My children love this school. Parent involvement needs to increase. The newsletters are informative, and sent in a timely manner.

Posted by a parent on 06/28/12

I agree that Folsom has gone down over the last several years with their leadership team and quality of education that the children get. I had to pull my children out of the school two years ago and now they are doin much better in a magnet school.

Posted by a parent on 03/01/10

Folsom has declined so much over the years. The current leadership is aweful. Most of the communications from the school have so many errors you would think that the kids were sending them. Wrong dates or wrong days on almost all of them, especially with the after school program.

Posted by a parent on 02/28/10

My child transferred here from a private school and we were somewhat leary of moving her to a public school. But my child's teachers are awesome and she has a good time each day in class. Folsom is either back to an A rated school now or they are/were very close, I can't recall. The school meets my ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/14/07

Folsom is a great learning process.I think more kids need to go to Folsom.It's a great school for our childern.We enjoy having them there and they do to.

Posted by a parent on 11/13/07

Folsom is very good. It is very interactive with the students and offers a wide range of activities to supplement classroom work. For instance, this Earth Day, my son's class went out to the spacious field behind the school and planted a new tree that will one day be as tall as the school. Also, there ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/23/06

Folsom has dropped from an A grade school approximately 3 years ago to a C.The new principal came in with an ego and immediately asserted herself as the person in charge and discontinued all of the programs formerly established by her predecessor. It's clear she intended to 'make her mark'. The school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/22/06

Folsom Elementary has extended to the community and held wonderful family nights to encourage involvement. I have my son at this school and would say that it is an acceptable place to learn. Some of the teachers are inspiring and the specials departments really enhance the experience. While I like the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/22/05

My son has been at Folsom for 2 years. Only in the last 2 months have I seen anything to keep us around. I am trying to see the good, but have trouble doing so. A few of my son's friends have transferred or are now being homeschooled due to similar frustrations as we have had. The only thing that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/02/04

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FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Folsom Elementary School
Hillsborough County Public Schools
Florida
* 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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Thonotosassa schools — Folsom Elementary School is located at 9855 Harney Rd, Thonotosassa FL 33592. 9855 Harney Rd is in the 33592 ZIP code in Thonotosassa, FL The school district for Folsom Elementary School is the Hillsborough County Public Schools. Folsom Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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