Alexander W Dreyfoos Jr School Of The Arts

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501 S Sapodilla Ave

West Palm Beach, FL 33401

(561) 802-6000

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 1,296

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

29 Parent Reviews for Alexander W Dreyfoos Jr School Of The Arts

Seems to be a great school. Hoping for another good year for all new and returning students.

Posted by a parent on 08/07/13

My daughter graduated from Dreyfoos last year. She completed her first year at a prestigious Boston college and did excellent! Dreyfoos totally prepared my daughter for a vigorous program of study. She took many AP courses and was active in all the honor societies there. She told me that many of her ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/13/13

Hey everyone! Honestly I cried when I received the letter letting me know i was going to be part of the dreyfoos class of 2016. I went to bak in middle school and loved it so much. When i didn't get into dreyfoos i was devastated. For the past school year I have gone through hell and back. I have a serious ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/01/13

I am a parent of two students at Dreyfoos school of the Arts and I have been very happy with the quality of their education. The strings department has been awesome. The entire orchestra is going to New York for spring break and will be playing at Carnegie Hall. Where else would Carnegie Hall be part ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/26/13

I had a pretty poor experience at Dreyfoos. The administration was rude and largely incompetent, it was very difficult to make friends, and the environment was cutthroat and competitive. I was disappointed with my art area because there were too many unmotivated students (which wasn't addressed by ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/02/12

I love the way the teachers appeal to the students imagination by assigning projects that broaden their artistic skills while teaching them about history, social studies, etc.

Posted by a other on 10/24/11

Hi I need a greatschools for my daughters. We life in Dominican Republic but next year we will move to Miami. My daughters love music, dance. I will like to known if we can visit the school next month.

Posted by a parent on 06/08/11

I LOVE THIS SCHOOL. My daughter also went to Bak and is a visual arts major. She is in ninth grade now and I think the school is exemplary. Unfortunately, we have to move to NJ and she won't get to go to 10-12 here. It breaks my heart to leave. If your daughter or son has a chance to go to this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/12/11

hi i'm really interested in going to dreyfoos for there theatre program because i want o be and actress and a director, but i've heard dreyfoos has drama, musical theatre and acting, which one is for monologues and film festivals? somene please help me.

Posted by a other on 10/12/10

My son try to enter in this school and he could get in, because he needed some more points, but my appreciation, a what I heard from him, is that this is a wonderful school, with incredible opportunities. My little boy will love be there...

Posted by a parent on 09/21/10

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Test scores for Alexander W Dreyfoos Jr School Of The Arts

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Test Year: 2012
Alexander W Dreyfoos Jr School Of The Arts
Palm Beach County School District
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) to test students in grades 4, 8 and 10 in writing. The Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills needed to progress through school. The FCAT writing exam is scored on a scale of 1 to 6. The state considers a score of 3 or above as meeting state standards.

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West Palm Beach schools — Alexander W Dreyfoos Jr School Of The Arts is located at 501 S Sapodilla Ave, West Palm Beach FL 33401. 501 S Sapodilla Ave is in the 33401 ZIP code in West Palm Beach, FL The school district for Alexander W Dreyfoos Jr School Of The Arts is the Palm Beach County School District. Alexander W Dreyfoos Jr School Of The Arts is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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