River Dell Elementary School

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12100 Buffalo Rd

Clayton, NC 27527

(919) 553-1977

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 830

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

21 Parent Reviews for River Dell Elementary School

For me it's pretty simple.... Caring staff & attentive teachers make this school my #1 choice!!! My youngest started Kindergarten this year & was very emotional at that... Everyone was so helpful into getting him acclimated & feeling comfortable & ready to learn!!! Thank you River Dell Staff & Teachers!! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/18/13

My granddaughters' school is unique....The lunch isn't too bad either. I love going to field day with them. It is so much fun. Mrs. Wall is my favorite kindergarden teacher. And of course Mrs. Coats too.

Posted by a other on 09/11/13

I give 5 stars to River Dell Elementary. My son attended kindergarten and 1st grade at this school and I have to say I am very satisfied with the excellent level of education my son received. The teachers are very professional and the staff is super friendly. Couldn't have asked for more!

Posted by a parent on 07/22/13

We've recently moved back to Clayton and to River Dell. I am glad that my kindergartener got the same teacher that my now 3rd grader had. We loved the principal (Mrs. Spaulding?) when our younger daughter started school, VERY caring & loving, and extremely effective. I've met the new principal, Mr. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/23/13

We had our son originally in a private Christian school for kindergarten and then transferred him to River Dell starting for first grade. We could not be more pleased with River Dell. The administration, the teachers and everyone associated with the school does a first rate job. Our son loves it much ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/20/12

We enrolled our grand daughter there shortly after the school year started. The teachers and staff were great in helping her to aclimate. Our grand daughter just loves River Dell and her teachers. The school is clean and bright which makes it a great atmosphere for learning.

Posted by a parent on 02/14/12

Excellent school, we were thrilled with everything about it. We have had experience with several elementary schools between our two children. I have to say that River Dell is really what everyone here is saying. I cannot say enough good things about the principal, I really have never seen a more ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/17/11

River Dell is a great school. The principal and staff are very much available to parents and encourage contact with parents. They are all very caring and hold themselves to the highest standards.

Posted by a parent on 09/22/10

Absolutely wonderful school...exceeds all expectations...my three children enjoy each day and as a parent I could not be happier! Very open communication between teachers and parents, the principal is absolutely wonderful...so glad I live in this school district! A+++++++++++++++++++++++++

Posted by a parent on 06/21/10

River Dell Elementary is an Excellent school. The teachers are wonderful and create an exciting learning environment for the children. The Principle and Asst. Principle make parents feel welcome and encourage a very friendly and nurturing atmosphere. The school makes good use of their website and teacher ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/13/10

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Test scores for River Dell Elementary School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
River Dell Elementary School
Johnston 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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Clayton schools — River Dell Elementary School is located at 12100 Buffalo Rd, Clayton NC 27527. 12100 Buffalo Rd is in the 27527 ZIP code in Clayton, NC The school district for River Dell Elementary School is the Johnston County Schools. River Dell Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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