Dexter Elementary School

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917 S Dexter Ave

Evansville, IN 47714

(812) 476-1321

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 475

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Dexter Elementary School

Dexter is a great school! The teachers and staff use many strategies to help students achieve at all varying academic levels and have implemented a behavior program that focuses and rewards positively. It is a wonderful place to learn about diversity and culture and to make new friends. They also have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/13

School: dress code, netbooks in elementary, Teachers, bullies, No real control through discpline.-put this all together and you have a real opportunity to complain about this or that...IF YOU AREN'T THERE EVERYDAY". dress code - ? how much did the avg. parent spend on other clothes, esp. shoes? Netbooks ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/23/12

I think the new dress code is not right.......They should be able to wear what they want as long as it's appropriate. kids need to be kids, there not in private school. I think it's just wrong, And by the way walmart wants 15.00 for ONE shirt..that you want them to wear. To me that is just to much when ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/26/11

I have two kids that go here and all I have gotten was Bullies and one of my children seeing a Doctor because my child is having a hard time with students and teachers. I feel there is lack in teaching and a lack in punishing the children who harm other childrens learning. It is har for my children to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/29/11

My son goes there he had a very good teacher last year, I really liked her, But now the teacher he has now seems like she doesn't care doesn't want to help her students.And I'm very disappointed.. In the school on how they go about giving students help when they need extra help. They don't have any ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/23/10

My daughter just graduated from Dexter and loved her experience there. My other daughter is in 5th grade this year and loves it there also!

Posted by a parent on 07/26/09

This school is going in a bad direction. This school needs leadership and it is not getting it.

Posted by a parent on 03/16/09

It has been a wonderful experience

Posted by a parent on 08/16/07

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Test scores for Dexter Elementary School

ISTEP+* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Dexter Elementary School
Evansville-vanderburgh Sch Corp
* In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.

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Evansville schools — Dexter Elementary School is located at 917 S Dexter Ave, Evansville IN 47714. 917 S Dexter Ave is in the 47714 ZIP code in Evansville, IN The school district for Dexter Elementary School is the Evansville-vanderburgh Sch Corp. Dexter Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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