Glen Arden Elementary School

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50 Pinehurst Cir

Arden, NC 28704

(828) 654-1800

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Grades: K - 4

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 600

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

27 Parent Reviews for Glen Arden Elementary School

I love this school! We moved here from out of state in 2013 and from registration to end of school year, the staff were attentive to my child's specific educational and medical needs. Excellent communication with teachers, office staff, school nurse, and administration! The school personnel genuinely ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/22/14

Very good experience at Glen Arden for K and 1st grade. My son has had excellent teachers who control the classroom well, a responsive principal, and good instruction from specials - PE, Music, and Art.

Posted by a parent on 03/09/14

Some really great teachers but some really lack professional tact when dealing with families. In two separate incidents, non-parents, ie grandparents, aunt/uncles, treated with less than respect. You have to be 'known' to be treated with dignity. There is a distinct lack of modeling of manners. Staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/31/13

First week into our second year, so based on last year... Likes: the community, using teachers for their strengths, communication, welcoming staff, and accessibility. Dislikes: not always organized, lack of Title I for meeting needs, cafeteria nutrition/quality of food is questionable, and P.E. only ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/13

Glen Arden has very caring dedicated staff and parent community. My little girl loves to go to school.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/09

My Daughter has had awesome teachers actually the best.. We are truly blessed..... My son also this year has a really great teacher

Posted by a parent on 09/24/09

Our school really cares about our children's education and their happiness.

Posted by a parent on 09/23/09

Small, Cozy, warm, friendly smiles; all Makes it feel like home away from home! My children are getting a wonderful education and I can have many oopurtunities to volunteer. Thank you Glen Arden Staff.

Posted by a parent on 09/23/09

Our school has wonderful teachers and staff who really care about our children. They make learning fun for kids.

Posted by a parent on 09/23/09

I have two children in that school and they both love it. Glen Arden's staff truly cares about their students.

Posted by a parent on 09/22/09

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Test scores for Glen Arden Elementary School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Glen Arden Elementary School
Buncombe County Schools
North Carolina
* In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

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Arden schools — Glen Arden Elementary School is located at 50 Pinehurst Cir, Arden NC 28704. 50 Pinehurst Cir is in the 28704 ZIP code in Arden, NC The school district for Glen Arden Elementary School is the Buncombe County Schools. Glen Arden Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 4.
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