21 Parent Reviews for Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School
this school is exciting. although it isnt a school that my family likes, its pretty awsome.
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Posted by a other on 06/24/13
I went to middle school here . While I did get a few good teachers , most of the people I ever dealt with here were not very pleasant . I really did not enjoy it here and lots of the staff were very unprofessional , except for a few of my eighth grade teachers and my guidance counselor , who was helpful
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Posted by a other on 05/28/13
i want my child to go there and still be able to go even if he lives in dc he can catch the metro to eisenhower
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Posted by a parent on 03/14/13
I think a lot could be changed for the better, but to be fair everyone is doing what they can. Some teachers can do more than others because they're not as worn down. On the other hand making any situation better is always a group effort. If you want this school to be a better place you have to do your
... Read more part with your children. Now, the first thing they can do is make a better schedule. Students should not be in elective classes with mixed grades unless the curriculum requires students be sorted by experience. All subjects are not treated equally when it comes to scheduling at this school. The Washington Post recently did an article on what causes the most burnout at work. One of the top reasons was workers feeling like they don't make progress at work. How can a teacher feel progress with their students if the age/experience of the students are mixed? Why would you teach Pre-algebra and Algebra II at the same time? You wouldn't. Just because electives aren't tested by the state doesn't mean the parameters needed for student achievement should be ignored. Read less
Posted by a other on 03/30/12
This school is one of the worst schools that my child has ever attended. Th staff is unprofessional and there are fights almost on a weekly basis and not enough is done by the staff to make it a safe school. Very few good teachers in the school and the teaching is poor. My child can't focus on learning
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Posted by a parent on 03/28/11
I like this school. There are so many afterschool activities that we can choose from - to name a few: yearbook, magazine, poetry club, Black Saga, AVID tutoring, Eagle Club after school tutoring, gospel choir, cheer-leading, STep Team, girl's and boy's basketball, softball and soccer, guitar and piano
... Read more classes, and special tutoring offered by specific teachers. The kids being arrested belong to their parents, they are to be raised (I hope) by their parents not the school, so its not the school's fault and is no reflection on the school. Read less
Posted by a student on 04/02/10
The staff in this school is very unprofessional and the education taught to the children is not up to standards. They dont even provide tutoring if the child needs it and see he needs help. The school is dirty, I walked into the office and saw a roach crawling. Everytime I have gone to the school to
... Read more pick up my child early there is always a cop there arresting a student. This does not tell me that they have any good values. I personally am not too happy with the school. Read less
Posted by a parent on 03/31/10
This school is very good it provide us with programs and extra-curricular activies. And I'm in 7th grade doing 9th grade math. AVID is also very good so I've heard !
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Posted by a student on 02/03/10
i am a student at his school this is my first year i think it is a great school
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Posted by a student on 10/11/08
i am a student here at eisenhower and i say that it is an OK school. there are teachers who care and want to help. the problem is not with the teachers but the students. the kids arent listening and want to listen to music or text all day. the school might be a litttle out of shape but with a little
... Read more help from the students and parents we can make it a better place. the kids complain that the school is dirty but they are the ones messing it up. there are some very nice points about the school and people need to see that. Read less
School Profile for Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School
MSA* Test Scores
Test Year: 2012
Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School
Prince George's 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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Laurel schools — Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School is located at 13725 Briarwood Dr, Laurel MD 20708. 13725 Briarwood Dr is in the 20708 ZIP code in Laurel, MD The school district for Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School is the Prince George's County Public Schools. Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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