Shawnee Heights Elementary School

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2410 Se Burton St

Topeka, KS 66605

(785) 357-5400

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 520

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Shawnee Heights Elementary School

I attended SHES from first grade all the way to sixth and I loved every second of it. The teachers are amazing and very dedicated. The school also has an excellent gifted education class for acedemically advanced students. Teachers of special classes Francis Baxter (music) and Micky Simpson (physical ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/20/12

SHES's new principal is wonderful. She is kind, caring, and dedicated to the students, teachers and staff, and to the parents of her school. The teachers and staff are amazing and are differentiating their teaching to the needs of their students.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/10

I absolutely love my children's school. When we moved to Topeka I purposely chose my house in this schools boundaries because of all the wonderful things I heard about the school. I have never regretted that decision! Mrs. Hunley, our principal is amazing. She is dedicated to our children 150 %! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/02/10

I have never know a school to be on a personal level more than SHES. The principal, Layne Hunley, knows the names of every student that walks through the door. The teachers and staff are so caring.

Posted by a parent on 12/02/09

My daughter was new to SHES due to boundary re-alignments. We were met with open arms. My daughter immediately felt welcomed. I love this school, teachers & the principal. Mrs. Hundley has an open door policy with the students. They love to go see her with their good grades, etc. I feel truly blessed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/16/09

Has really good teachers, nice students, good campus. I had a really fun and educational childhood because of Shawnee Heights!

Posted by a student on 01/05/09

I love this school and I love my sons kindergarden teacher, Mrs. Mckinley! Im thinking about staying in topeka just because I love this school!

Posted by a parent on 01/15/08

I can not say enough good about this school. Every parent i have talked to from every grade level has raved about the principal, teachers, kids, and academics. I have loved working with my son's kindergarten teacher. She is amazing! All the teachers are friendly and caring toward the kids. there is lots ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/28/07

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Test scores for Shawnee Heights Elementary School

KSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Shawnee Heights Elementary School
Shawnee Heights Unified School District 450
* In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Topeka schools — Shawnee Heights Elementary School is located at 2410 Se Burton St, Topeka KS 66605. 2410 Se Burton St is in the 66605 ZIP code in Topeka, KS The school district for Shawnee Heights Elementary School is the Shawnee Heights Unified School District 450. Shawnee Heights Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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