W. R. James Sr Elementary School

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41 Pinetree Ln

Willingboro, NJ 08046

(609) 835-8940

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 454

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for W. R. James Sr Elementary School

This school is awesome. Please don't let the 5 fool you. My son began first grade a little behind but his teacher is fabulous. She has helped him immensely. She cares Abouther students. she noticed his improvement and emailed us right away. The new principal is a great leader. She is always there and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/13/14

My children have been going to WR James for several years. Last year I was very unhappy with the school and considered requesting a transfer to another school within the district. I am glad I waited though, because I am happy to report that this school year (2013-2014) has so far been much better. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/25/13

Parents of children with special needs should know that this year, the special education class consist of K, 1St,2nd and 3rd grade. I think there is one 3rd grader. The teacher is attempt to teach to all these different levels. I also discovered that the students are not included in any specials with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

I am the same parent who wrote the review on attitude and perception. (2 reviews down.) Do not give up parent! Fight for your child's right to a quality education. Let teachers, school administrators, and district administrators know - in writing - what's been going on and what are your expectations. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/12/13

I have been lucky, my children have had amazing teachers. For the last 2+ years I have been voicing my concerns to the W.R. James administration and elevated many concerns to the District Super. Many children arrive at 830 and there is no faculty supervision until 8:40- and the supervision is minimal. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/13

I am the parent of a third grader. My daughter loves her school! The teachers are first rate and the academic programs are challenging!

Posted by a parent on 10/26/10

I have had two children attend WR James school and I have nothing but wonderful experiences there. The teachers are caring and totally First rate! The principal challenges each of the students and teachers alike to put forth their best efforts in accomplishing their goals and to never settle for mediocracy! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/27/08

I think the principal at this school is doing a great job for what she is given. My only problem is the school is in dire need of fixing up. Very old.... I think for the taxes we pay in Willingboro the schools should have some fixin up.

Posted by a parent on 09/27/07

This school is doing the best it can with what the administration allows. The staff is nice; the principal is caring; the office staff is friendly. The main concern is the lack of parental involvement. The parents who don't come to the meetings are the first to complain and point the finger. Discipline ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/02/07

This is my children's first year in the school. I haven't had any problems with the students or staff. For the most part I love!! it and so do my children. I have a 1st and 3rd grader that attend the school and they love their teachers (Mrs. Allen and Mrs. Lamb)

Posted by a parent on 04/25/07

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Test scores for W. R. James Sr Elementary School

NJ ASK* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
W. R. James Sr Elementary School
Willingboro 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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Willingboro schools — W. R. James Sr Elementary School is located at 41 Pinetree Ln, Willingboro NJ 08046. 41 Pinetree Ln is in the 08046 ZIP code in Willingboro, NJ The school district for W. R. James Sr Elementary School is the Willingboro Township School District. W. R. James Sr Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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