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600 Somerdale Rd

Blackwood, NJ 08012

(856) 783-6607

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 850

Students Per Teacher: 18

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13 Parent Reviews for Chews Elementary School

I grew up in Gloucester township, and I have alway love the schools, I move back when I had children, so they could experience the same as I did. Chew is a great school, my daughter is in 1st grade, and I am in one to one contact with the teacher. She will comunicate with me about my child.

Posted by a parent on 05/11/13

My son is in 2nd grade and it is his first year attending Chews Elementary school. I find the homework given to him is at a bare minimum amount of work level. The math they assign is still at addition and adding by only 1 or 2 numbers by the same amount. Then they jump and give him ratios, fractions ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/01/13

The education offered at Chews School is well below average. I am so disappointed in the teachers, the staff, the Principal, even the LatchKey program. There are so many issues. There is not an open rapport about your child's progress. Many teachers have in their car window they are working without ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/11/13

I took my son out of Chews because I felt that the quality of education he was receiving was poor. They have some good teachers but they also have a fair share of poor teachers. I found that the teachers and administrators give you lip service when you complain or discuss your child's progress, but ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/27/11

I have gone to both this district and another district. And i feel this school isn't as could as it could be. i had one teacher who barely really taught us and then in the next grade my teacher was an amazing teacher. I'm happy this school started the Everday Mathmatics program. At my old school we had ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/20/11

My son transferred here mid year and loves it! He has been more successful here than in his last school. He has improved in all areas! This school is wonderful!

Posted by a parent on 08/28/09

I think this school is wonderful. I went here as a child and both of my children go here. THey love it is fun to learn they say. They also pick up any problems your child maybe having.

Posted by a parent on 06/10/08

Terrific school. My children have attended two schools in the district (Blackwood school a few years ago and now Chews). The quality of the teachers here is excellent. My niece goes to school in Mt. Laurel, and the quality here as every bit as good. Also, the new administration has been wonderful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/08

The biggest issue that I have run into with Chews is bus safety. Other then that I am very pleased.

Posted by a parent on 09/11/07

Academics were excellent, no extra curricular for younger students,art program phenomenal. Parental involvement was great. Not good for students of diverse ethnicity.

Posted by a parent on 04/04/06

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Test scores for Chews Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Chews Elementary School
Gloucester Township School District
New Jersey
* In 2011-2012 New Jersey used the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in language arts literacy and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The NJ ASK is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New Jersey. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Blackwood schools — Chews Elementary School is located at 600 Somerdale Rd, Blackwood NJ 08012. 600 Somerdale Rd is in the 08012 ZIP code in Blackwood, NJ The school district for Chews Elementary School is the Gloucester Township School District. Chews Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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