Dawes Avenue Elementary School

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22 W Dawes Ave

Somers Point, NJ 08244

(609) 653-1027

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 425

Students Per Teacher: 5

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Dawes Avenue Elementary School

This 2 rating is completely wrong. The score comes from the test scores There is a high number of low-income kids and that is going to affect the scores for a number of reasons. My kindergartener is flourishing under her teacher's guidance. The programs here are better than nearby "better" schools. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/17/13

This school is proudly interracial with many ethnic groups along with a Blue Ribbon and Blue Star rating!! My two sons go to Dawes Ave School. My 5th grader son has Apraxia. You would never even knew he had it. The teachers care about his progress and wellness. Blue Ribbon and Blue Star school and much ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/12/13

I give a big thumbs up to this school ! My son has been going there for 4 years . We are from Galloway and although they have great teachers from there , the whole atmospher is wonderful at Dawes ave . The teachers are great my son has loved each one , and I truely belive they care for him . The parents ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/16/11

I have a child in 2nd and K in Dawes Ave. and I am thrilled with the school. The teachers are enthusiastic and very accessible, the facility is excellent, and the students & their families are involved. The teachers, administration and the HSA do so much above & beyond in order to provide technology, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/20/07

The teachers there are so dedicated to their profession.The tight knit of parent support is overwhelming. I adore this school. However the Ever Day Math is in need for much more consideration.

Posted by a parent on 08/24/06

I have three children in the Dawes Ave Elementary School. There have been so many teachers that have made a tremendous difference in my childrens lives. Mrs. Priscilla Spickler has been an amazing physical education teacher influencing each student in a remarkable way. Mr. Jeff Seals, the music teacher ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/21/05

My son has been going to the Somers Point School system since Pre-K. He has significantly improved this last year with Mrs. Gardner in first grade at Dawes Ave. I love the school, the parents are very nice and always helpful. It is as if we are a big family. I couldn't ask for anything better than that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/24/05

My special needs son and I moved here two months ago from Brigantine. He is in Mrs. Lovetts Special Ed class 5th grade. I have never seen such a great special Ed teacher before. She is great and a true asset to Dawes Avenue. My son has adjusted fine and he rates it ten times better than Brigantine. He ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/04

I have 2 children in Dawes Ave School..they are in 3rd and 6th grade. My youngest has been there since K and my other one since 3rd..I must say I love this school and the teachers are awesome,and never have I seen before a princpal that is hands on and gets involved with the kds, a person you have no ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/19/03

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Test scores
Test scores for Dawes Avenue Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Dawes Avenue Elementary School
Somers Point 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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Somers Point schools — Dawes Avenue Elementary School is located at 22 W Dawes Ave, Somers Point NJ 08244. 22 W Dawes Ave is in the 08244 ZIP code in Somers Point, NJ The school district for Dawes Avenue Elementary School is the Somers Point School District. Dawes Avenue Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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