Fishkill Plains Elementary School

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17 Lake Walton Rd

Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

(845) 227-1770

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 504

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Fishkill Plains Elementary School

I am so disappointed with the path this school has been moving on since the new principal last year. I have had children in this school for the last 6 years and this new principal has been implementing policies and procedures that create an atmosphere of animosity. The family friendly feeling and involvement ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/14/14

As of this year, there is a new principal and is wonderful! Teachers aren't bad, all my kids (6 so far) are above average/honor students. Kindergarten is going full day next year. Space wise not sure what they will do. The building is old but that is expected unless they tear it down and rebuild. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/12

There are some excellent teachers and there are a few below average teachers. The condition of the building needs some serioius help. The principle is not really present in the school and lacks leadership abilities.

Posted by a parent on 10/06/10

Fishkill Plains has wonderful, caring teachers who look out for each child as individuals, not masses of kids. The school is a quiet community that involves all children in the learning process and there's no way we'd leave until our son moves to th junior high!

Posted by a parent on 04/29/10

The teachers from 1st on are wonderful. The Kindergarten program leaves a lot to be desired and the Principal us unavailable to the parents and is rarely seen in the halls. If you can get past that, the teachers that we have delt with were very good. The building it's self needs improvement and they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/08/09

My daughter went to this school from K-5 and my two sons from K-1. Overall, I thought the teachers were very good and caring. The academics, however, is standard and I think it could have been more challenging. The principal is also not very available to parents but seems to be reaching out to students. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/22/05

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Test scores for Fishkill Plains Elementary School

NYSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Fishkill Plains Elementary School
Wappingers Central School District
New York
* In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science. The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles and the science results will be added when they are released in the Fall of 2013. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York. The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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Wappingers Falls schools — Fishkill Plains Elementary School is located at 17 Lake Walton Rd, Wappingers Falls NY 12590. 17 Lake Walton Rd is in the 12590 ZIP code in Wappingers Falls, NY The school district for Fishkill Plains Elementary School is the Wappingers Central School District. Fishkill Plains Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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