Gaithersburg Elementary School

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35 N Summit Ave

Gaithersburg, MD 20877

(301) 840-7136

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 600

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Gaithersburg Elementary School

This is a horrible school .. the only positive thing I can think of is if you teach/prepare your child at home, maybe the child will get into magnet program easily as there will be little or no competition from within the school and may get a good recommendation.

Posted by a parent on 01/26/15

This school is horrible!! Coming down from Northern VA, my expectations were clearly high in regard to my childrens education. On the first day of school my 7 year old daughter comes home to tell me her teacher told them; her class will NOT be having homework all year is this even possible!I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/06/15

My son as been in this school since preschool, it's a great school with friendly and knowledgeable teachers.He is doing great academically and making friend's, there is no place we will rather be but G.E.C.

Posted by a parent on 09/10/14

Great, dedicated teachers. All three of my children had great experiences. The principal is wonderful and caring, and the school is cheerful and bright.

Posted by a parent on 11/23/13

We couldn't be happier with the education and care our children have gotten at GES. The principal, Stephanie Brant, is smart, caring and helpful. Almost all of the teachers we have dealt with have been terrific. People sometimes ask me how my kids do at GES -- they are blond-haired, blue-eyed boys in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/03/13

DEFIANTLY RECOMMENDED! My child attended GES from Pre-K to 4th grade. It is a fantastic school! I can't remember one bad teacher; actually there wasn't any! They were all funny or kind, or serious but not mean! But they sure did teach well! I have to other children who didn't have one problem when they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/11

A fantastic school with great teachers. We were hesitant at first but the county supports this diverse school population incredibly well. Our kids needed a higher more demanding curriculum than the rest of the student body and the great teachers there teamed up and found the solution that fit each kid. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/06/10

My daughter attended Kindergarten at Gaithersburg Elementary for the 2004-05 school year. She also attended the ELO program during the summer of 2004. I was truly impressed with the ELO program and how the program helped prepare my daughter for kindergarten. When she started Kindergarten in the fall, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/09/05

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Test scores for Gaithersburg Elementary School

MSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Gaithersburg Elementary School
Montgomery County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Maryland used the Maryland School Assessment (MSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The MSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Maryland. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Gaithersburg schools — Gaithersburg Elementary School is located at 35 N Summit Ave, Gaithersburg MD 20877. 35 N Summit Ave is in the 20877 ZIP code in Gaithersburg, MD The school district for Gaithersburg Elementary School is the Montgomery County Public Schools. Gaithersburg Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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