Poe Elementary School

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400 Peyton St

Raleigh, NC 27610

(919) 250-4777

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Poe Elementary School

It's a public Montessori school. The Montessori method is fabulous and the teachers at this school are really amazing. My child started there in the Pre-K program and was reading at about a second grade level before the age of 5.

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

This is one of the finest schools we've know. The teachers and administration are exceptional and make a point of making the children feel special. Within a week, they knew both my children by name throughout the school. Teachers are very approachable and keen on the children's individual development. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/09

my son goes to Poe elementary and we hate it. We hate his teacher, we have been trying to get her say a simple 'hello' to our son when he comes to school in the morning unsuccessfully. As for the program, we feel that the child has lost an entire year doing nothing. Teacher mostly spends time with couple ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/12/09

My son is in Miss W's kindergarten class and loves going to school. I cant believe how much my son has learned in one year at Poe. I only have one child and maybe kids at this age just learn alot but from what i noticed he has grown alot in every way.

Posted by a parent on 01/09/09

My son loves this school. He's excited about learning and thrives on the Montesorri environment.

Posted by a parent on 01/30/08

My daughter went to Poe from K-5 and absolutely loved it! She thrived in the Montessori environment and had a great learning experience.

Posted by a parent on 05/16/07

This school's enrollment is from all over the county, so it can be hard to get classmates together for after-school events. The principal is *very* strong and supportive of the families and the students. The PTA does not do traditional fund-raisers, instead focusing on imaginative yet effective methods ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/17/03

A great school if your child can work independently. My daughter loves it here and has learned so much!

Posted by a parent on 07/13/03

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Test scores for Poe Elementary School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Poe Elementary School
Wake 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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Raleigh schools — Poe Elementary School is located at 400 Peyton St, Raleigh NC 27610. 400 Peyton St is in the 27610 ZIP code in Raleigh, NC The school district for Poe Elementary School is the Wake County Schools. Poe Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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