Pontchartrain Elementary School

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1500 W Causeway Approach

Mandeville, LA 70471

(985) 626-3748

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Grades: PK - 3

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 771

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Pontchartrain Elementary School

Both my children are recent graduates of Pontchartrain Elementary. I could not have been more pleased with the education and experiences they received while there.The school offers a wide range of opportunities for all children. As a teacher myself, I know the teachers are dedicated, well educated, and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/05/07

My daughter is in third grade and there is a big leap from second to third. The teachers are well qualified and it shows in their dedication and commitment to the students and the school. My husband and I feel that she is well prepared to take the I-Leap. The administration is excellent and you get ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/12/06

This is a great school! My daughter is attending kindergarten, and she loves it. Her teacher is excellent. She is learning a lot. Dr. Wiseman is a great principal and seems highly motivated. I appreciate her involvement and enthusiasm. The PTA is incredibly organized and there is a lot of parent involvement. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/29/06

Both of my children attend Pontchartrain Elementary and I love the school just as much as they do. The principal is the best. I would recommend this school as one of the top schools in the state of Louisiana. If you plan to move the the northshore, make sure you are in the district of Pontchartrain ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/08/06

I am thrilled with the quality of education my children are receiving at Pontchartrain. My daughter is in third grade and my son in kindergarten. Both have highly qualified and motivated teachers. Pontchartrain is a large school with close to 600 students. It doens't seem big. Everything is well organized. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/28/06

Both of my children attended Pontchartrain. The teachers for the most part were very good. The principals have no personality at all. Some times they do not even speak to you if you are in the halls. I believe that Dr. Wiseman needs to retire and bring in a friendly face, that will put smiles to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/19/06

This is my sons 5th year at this school and we have both enjoyed every single year there. I have not had one complaint. The personalities of the teachers at this school are compassionate, understanding and always upbeat, which makes for a warm and nurturing environment for the students. Most importantly, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/22/04

The class size for K was 21 students. I believe this is true for grades 1-3 as well. I was disappointed in the lack of physical education and music classes; especially for this age group. Overall, the school is nice.

Posted by a parent on 07/19/04

Ponchatrain Elementary is one of the finest schools in this parish. This is my childs third year at Pontchatrain and It can honestly be said that the teachers seem to stay consistant with the previous year teachings, in such a way that the children have an easy transition from one grade to the other. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/03

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Test scores for Pontchartrain Elementary School

iLEAP* Test Scores

Grade Level: 3

Test Year: 2012
Pontchartrain Elementary School
Saint Tammany Parish School Board
* In 2011-2012 Louisiana used the integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP) to assess students in grades 3, 5, 6, and 7 in math and English language arts, science and social studies. The iLEAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana. The goal is for all students to score at or above basic on the test.

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Mandeville schools — Pontchartrain Elementary School is located at 1500 W Causeway Approach, Mandeville LA 70471. 1500 W Causeway Approach is in the 70471 ZIP code in Mandeville, LA The school district for Pontchartrain Elementary School is the Saint Tammany Parish School Board. Pontchartrain Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 3.
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