Sherwood Elementary School

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1401 Olney Sandy Spring Rd

Sandy Spring, MD 20860

(301) 924-3195

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Sherwood Elementary School

The administration's application of 2.0 and the ludicrous no homework policy has seen this schools reputation fall dramatically. We are delighted to see the back of this but are sorry for friends who don't have an option. The fact that the best teachers Mr. W. Has left speaks volumes to the environment ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/20/14

Our experience with the teachers at Sherwood has been very mixed which I think is typical of any educational institution. Our biggest difficulty was having a special needs student and being totally unsupported and at times feeling sabotaged by the Principal. I will admit that our child's disabilities ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/01/14

This school has an amazing administration and staff. The teachers have really met the challenge of the Curr. 2.0 rollout with huge success. The PTA and Parents have a very good relationship with the school staff which makes for a fantastic learning environment. Love SES!

Posted by a parent on 11/30/13

This is school's sole focus is on test scores and academics. They do not take into account the learning needs of the individual child and are not willing to work with the parents or child when there is a clear need for assistance outside the norm. We had clear documentation from a Pediatrician, therapist, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/29/13

I'm a parent of two students of Sherwood es and I am a minority and I do agree that the school has some good teachers and my kids are challenged in math and science. Some teachers are not interested to teach and give no good feedback. There is no way to encourage ki

Posted by a parent on 03/22/10

There are some great teachers at this school but there are some really poor teachers at this school. The administration does not listen to the parents when they have issues, instead backing up the teachers no matter what. The poor teachers have been there for years, in the same grades, teaching the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/09

this school is awsome because of the teachers with their honesty and there great contact with children

Posted by a parent on 08/07/07

We have had a very difficult 2nd grade experience. The teacher took no responsibility for her actions and my child was so hurt and upset because of this teacher picking on her and yelling constantly. The principal did not encourage the teacher to make amends, therefore she did not. 2nd grade curriculum ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/25/07

The teachers here try, but I am sure it s hard because the class sizes are large. Also, many parents do not exhibit the behaviors that are expected from students. There are many parents that talk excessively during meetings! very distracting! please stay home & socialize!

Posted by a parent on 09/25/05

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Test scores for Sherwood Elementary School

MSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Sherwood 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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Sandy Spring schools — Sherwood Elementary School is located at 1401 Olney Sandy Spring Rd, Sandy Spring MD 20860. 1401 Olney Sandy Spring Rd is in the 20860 ZIP code in Sandy Spring, MD The school district for Sherwood Elementary School is the Montgomery County Public Schools. Sherwood Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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