Pleasantdale Elementary School

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555 Pleasant Valley Way

West Orange, NJ 07052

(973) 669-5452

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Pleasantdale Elementary School

My school is very good place with lovely teachers and stuf that always are caring for the students .

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

MY school is very nice place to study, lovely teachers ,the kids love it !!!.........

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

Great school in an awesome district. Teachers couldn't be more caring and supportive of individual student needs.

Posted by a parent on 07/09/12

We came to Pleasantdale two years ago. My daughter was entering first grade. She was a year behind all the other kids because the school she attended in Kindergarten was so bad. She could barely read and write. Her first grade teacher (Ms.Carsillo) and supporting staff worked wonders with her. By the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/25/12

My son started in kindergarten this year. I have so far been thoroughly pleased with Pleasantdale Elementary. The teachers are fantastic, the environmnent is nurturing and there is a clear sense of caring and community. My son is academically challenged to an appropriate level. He is excited about ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/28/11

I believe Pleasantdale is the best kept secret in West Orange. I have 2 children presently in the school (1st and 5th grade). They have both been challenged since their first day of school. The teachers are the heart and soul of this school. Pleasantdale is recognized mostly for it's phenomenal Spec ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/08/09

I agree with you mom my son (darion moss) went there for 2yrs in the speical ed program ms. sadler and ms.McMahon did wonders for my son. he has autism and with the work of the speical ed team you will never know my son main stream to reg ed. this past sept. and i was so sad because i didn't want my ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/20/09

This is a great school! I have two sons at the school and I just love it. The academic program is great. Starting of in K with three levels on Language arts and Math (only school in WO that starts in K) They have Spanish from K as well. The staff are all great. The principal is available when you ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/14/08

Excellent preschool program and I am not only a very picky parent, but former educator. My daughter is in her 2nd year of preschool in the inclusion class and could not be happier with her teachers (especially the aide Lisa O'kyle). She also had THE BEST PSD preschool teacher ever - Karen Johnson, who ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/05/08

My daughter goes for 2nd. year to Pre-k, the Especial Ed is outstanding.Mrs. Eileen McMahon and what I call the 'Dream team' Mrs. Nancy, Mrs. Donna, Mrs. Maddie Werner, Mrs. Garrison, Ms. Alexis deCarlo can't be better, I leave my baby with close eyes in their care, they are loving, caring, understanding, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/07

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Test scores for Pleasantdale Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Pleasantdale Elementary School
West Orange 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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West Orange schools — Pleasantdale Elementary School is located at 555 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange NJ 07052. 555 Pleasant Valley Way is in the 07052 ZIP code in West Orange, NJ The school district for Pleasantdale Elementary School is the West Orange School District. Pleasantdale Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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