Covington Elementary School

School Overview


2430 W Hamilton Rd S

Fort Wayne, IN 46814

(260) 431-0502

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 760

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Covington Elementary School

Covington Elementary is a fantastic place to be an involved parent and an even more fabulous place to be a student. It has a large student population, but it never feels like that as the staff, particularly the principal, seem to know us all by name and treat us like family. I find the staff to be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/15/14

The only complaint I have is that they completely rearrange the students every year. My son is in the 2nd grade and only has 1 kid in his class that he has been with before. He is shy and is just starting to make new friends when the school year is over. Then he goes to the next grade and doesn't know ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/13

This school is awesome!!! My oldest child attended for 2 years and she loved it. The staff is friendly, the school is neat and clean, and the principal is so nice. I couldn't ask for a better school for my children.

Posted by a parent on 02/02/12

You cannot beat the positive, can-do attitude at Covington Elementary. Our principal, Fred Graf, emphasizes treating people right & doing the right thing, and the kids respond! The teachers are upbeat and enthusiastic about their jobs. I volunteer there weekly, and I am always impressed with the smiles ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/21/10

We have had three children attend this school and they have all had great experiences there. The principal is very involved with the parents and children. We have been pleased with all of the teachers our children have had. The music teachers are fantastic. Every grade puts on a musical each year. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/01/09

My son is in first grade at Covington and we have been so impressed with the teachers, principal, staff and parents/children here. They work with each child at their level instead of teaching to each child at one level. Our son actually asks to do his homework and enjoys going to school every day. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/04/08

My daughter has attended Covington since the third grade and is currently in the fifth grade. I have been very impressed with the teaching staff, as well as the teachers of the 'specials' classes (science, art, music, etc.). The administrative staff and support staff are also exceptional. One of the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/23/08

We have two boys here, second and third grades. Teachers work hard to bring out the best in all kids, regardless of abilites. Both boys attend math classes that best suit their needs...the classes are divided according to skill. The third grader actuall attends a fourth grade math class. In some ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/06/06

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Test scores
Test scores for Covington Elementary School

ISTEP+* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Covington Elementary School
M S D Southwest Allen County
* 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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Fort Wayne schools — Covington Elementary School is located at 2430 W Hamilton Rd S, Fort Wayne IN 46814. 2430 W Hamilton Rd S is in the 46814 ZIP code in Fort Wayne, IN The school district for Covington Elementary School is the M S D Southwest Allen County. Covington Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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