4 Parent Reviews for West Fannin Elementary School
In my experience with West Fannin my children are receiving the best education possible. The staff is always so encouraging and uplifting no matter the situation. All parents are strongly encouraged to participate in their child's education. There are many volunteer opportunities and they even offer
... Read more training for volunteers. The teachers are dedicated. The principal. Mr. Ensley is the most dedicated I have ever seen, and I have been a parent for 24 years. When my Son, Caleb, first came last year, he was withdrawn, and having several other issues. Mr. Ensley took him under his wing personally to encourage Caleb. It brought out his confidence and he is now thriving. Read less
Posted by a parent on 08/28/12
In my opinion this is a great school.Myson is 8 and has a minor learning problem.The staff really cares about each and every child.I know my son would not have advanced as much as he has if not for the wonderful staff.They are a God send for myself and my son.
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Posted by a parent on 01/15/09
I think this school is wonderful. The teachers are very easy to talk to as well as the administration and school nurse. I am very proud that my child attends WFES.
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Posted by a parent on 09/07/08
My daughter has attended this school off and on throughout Kindergarten, and 1st grade and now 2nd grade. The teachers are great and very attentive. I feel that the school could have more parent involvement though.
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* 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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Blue Ridge schools — West Fannin Elementary School is located at 5060 Blue Ridge Dr, Blue Ridge GA 30513. 5060 Blue Ridge Dr is in the 30513 ZIP code in Blue Ridge, GA The school district for West Fannin Elementary School is the Fannin County School District. West Fannin Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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