York Elementary School

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5201 Brookhaven Dr

Raleigh, NC 27612

(919) 881-4960

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

26 Parent Reviews for York Elementary School

I have been a happy parent at York for 5 years. We are always warmly welcomed by students, active parents and teachers alike. The lovely, small school atmosphere makes our family feel at home.With two children, each has very different personalities, strengths and challenges. Both of them have been met ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/25/13

My grandson has been at York for 3 years. This is a great school tucked in a beautiful neighborhood. The teachers there are awesome and do a lot to inspire the kids. We work closely with his teachers as he has ADHD and the team spirit is great. They are supportive, communicative, and always have time ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/04/12

Our two children love this school. They entered two years ago and have received amazing affirmation, support, and encouragement. They are excited to go to school each day and even say they miss school during break. The school's attention to their particular learning needs and challenges has been amazing. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/03/12

York Elementary is a sweet little school and has established itself as high-performing and fun-loving all at the same time. The excellent teachers and leadership drive the school to be great, but all it takes is a quick look around and you will see that the kids are really happy. We have 2 children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/18/12

I am a parent of a first grader, and I can't say enough about how happy we are with our experience at York!! The new STEM curriculum and the new principal have made a good school a GREAT SCHOOL. I am very impressed with teachers and the different techniques they use to teach each child. They really ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/18/12

York is having an excellent year in 2011-2012. I have two children there, and have to say that this year is the best yet. Key changes include: a) York is now a STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) School, meaning they have lots of themed curriculum at all grade levels. There is a part-time ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/17/12

My daughter just completed her Kindergarten year at York; she had a terrific teacher and a classroom full of wonderful children. She absolutely loves school! I remain impressed with the way the teachers manage the classroom and know how to motivate and engage each child. I've noticed how riveted and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/17/10

We have had a spectacular Kindergarten year this year. Our teachers were amazing, and my children are both reading/writing above grade level. They have blossomed at York, and we could not have asked for a better experience. York also has a very active PTA, the Principal and staff are wonderful, and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/11/10

We couldn't be happier with a school. In our years here we have found excellent experienced teachers and involved parents and PTA. This is truly a great neighborhood school.

Posted by a parent on 05/26/10

We are so glad to be a part of the York Family. I have had several kids at York over the years. While we have had our ups and down like any school, things are great now and getting better all the time. If you are looking for a school and York is your base, count yourself lucky.

Posted by a parent on 05/25/10

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Test scores for York Elementary School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
York 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 — York Elementary School is located at 5201 Brookhaven Dr, Raleigh NC 27612. 5201 Brookhaven Dr is in the 27612 ZIP code in Raleigh, NC The school district for York Elementary School is the Wake County Schools. York Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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