Alan B. Shepard Elementary School

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33 Bushnell Rd

Old Bridge, NJ 08857

(732) 360-4499

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 270

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Alan B. Shepard Elementary School

Oh how we are going to miss Dr. Hoeker as she moves on to another elementary school. Our school was recognized nationally for character education. This school is completely bully-free. My daughter was struggling with her studies. The attention she received from the teachers and principal to bring ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/12/11

The entire school, from Dr Hoeker to every teacher my son were fantastic. Devoted to helping our son learn and achieve goals. We are very fortunate to have this school in our education system.

Posted by a parent on 06/16/11

Our school promotes character education. The six pillars of charcter are used on a daily basis at our school by if not all but most of our students. We have great teachers, principal staff and students who are dedicated and deserve only the best.

Posted by a parent on 05/07/10

Shepard is a wonderful school with great teachers and a principal that has the kids best interests at heart. I couldn't disagree more about the last remarks made about the principal. Does she run a tight ship & play by the rules? Yes. Are there some parents that don't like that? Yes. But when you ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/28/08

I'm pleased with the schools' cleanliness & safety. However, I disagree with the assessment that the principal is approachable. I find her to be quite snobbie & aloof.

Posted by a parent on 10/06/08

The Principal of this school is very involved and is very approachable which makes for great openness in childs education. Most of the teachers go out of their way to extend help and answer questions/concerns. School has a terrific atmosphere that really gets the kids motivated. Academically , I am very ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/25/08

Academic programs are very good if your child can learn in that way. New programs have proved better success with test scores and how children learn differently in today's world. Musical instruments start in 4 and 5th grade and art is a nice program, children learn many different things with patterns, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/24/06

Alan B. Shepard is an intimate environment where each student and their family is treated in a warm and respectful way. Students and their parents are generally known by all the staff and faculty personally. The school is presently undergoing renovations which will increase the size by approximately ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/26/03

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Test scores for Alan B. Shepard Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Alan B. Shepard Elementary School
Old Bridge 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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Old Bridge schools — Alan B. Shepard Elementary School is located at 33 Bushnell Rd, Old Bridge NJ 08857. 33 Bushnell Rd is in the 08857 ZIP code in Old Bridge, NJ The school district for Alan B. Shepard Elementary School is the Old Bridge Township School District. Alan B. Shepard Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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