Bethune Elementary School

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5925 Old Carriage Dr

Atlanta, GA 30349

(770) 991-7940

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 742

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Bethune Elementary School

They are very unprofessional and mean to some of the children kids are going to be kids (hardheaded) but they are kids and if you can't deal get another job.

Posted by a parent on 11/20/14

My students have gone to Bethune since Kindergarten and as we prepared to send my son to middle school I felt excited for my son about his new endeavors, but sad that we were leaving a home away from home. As my daughter completes her last year here it will be bitter sweet. The teachers have been personable ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/05/14

I am the parent of a second and fourth grade student at Bethune. I just want to say that overall I think Bethune Elementary is good school. The school has a leadership change, but it is all for the better. Before the new administration, teachers were allowed to scream and yell at the students, even ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/13

my student is going to the 2nd grade this coming school year, he has been in this school since pre k, when Dr Miller was the principle there was a lot of parent participation, however when Mrs Zina Rhodes took the position, she is selective in who she speaks to, you cant get an interview with counseling, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/02/13

I am a parent and I am very pleased with the Bethune Elementary. The vision that the new principal has for the school is phenomenol and I hope that the parents and teachers can get with her program. There is such a dramatic change in the attitude of the teachers over the past year with the new principal. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/27/13

My son attended this school for Pre-K and is now in Kindergarten. He reads, writes sentences, completes addition and subtraction. He does some science and social studies work. I am very pleased with his academic achievements and development. I am in partnership with the teachers and school to insure ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/10/12

My son is in Pre-K at Bethune and I must admit I am very pleased with the school and their efforts. I can tell the school staff are all committed to the kids and their learning. It is refreshing and as my first point of reference for a public school I look forward to my son attending Kindergarten. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/22/11

The staff really cares about the students and their families. The principal knows me and my children by name and that is not an easy task in a school with more than 700 students. Bethune really cares about my children learning and they support parents in teaching their children.

Posted by a parent on 10/29/09

Bethune Elementary was a good for my son. He had wonderful 3rd grade teachers, who were especially helpful. I talked with them regularly. The principal is very dedicated. My son will attend again!!

Posted by a parent on 08/04/09

I was completely unsatisfied with Bethune overall. The teachers were not well spoken nor did they have the passion I believe is needed for our students to truely excel. My daughter was not taught adequately. I have seen on numerous occasions teachers and other faculty members act less than becoming in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/28/09

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Test scores for Bethune Elementary School

CRCT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Bethune Elementary School
Fulton County School District
* In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests (CRCT) in reading, social studies, science, English language arts and math in grades 3 through 8. The CRCT is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Atlanta schools — Bethune Elementary School is located at 5925 Old Carriage Dr, Atlanta GA 30349. 5925 Old Carriage Dr is in the 30349 ZIP code in Atlanta, GA The school district for Bethune Elementary School is the Fulton County School District. Bethune Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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