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501 Hickory St

Dayton, OH 45410

(937) 223-2889

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 652

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Emerson Academy

I think the teachers at emerson should work with there students instead of shoving a test down there throat at the beginning of the year it only stresses the students also I don't think the behavior chart is teaching the students anything when they should be learning self discipline also I don't believe ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/29/14

I transferred my son here in the middle of the school year because of bullying at his other school. My son was an honor roll student at his last school but to my surprise was behind at Emerson. The staff is wonderful and hands on, they keep you informed on everything. They are challenging my son academically ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/13

Emerson Academy is a wonderful, amazing, and challenging school that puts forth the efforts to help our children succeed acidemically and in life. Our experience here has been a good one for the most part. I can not say that there hasn't been bumps in the road, but when we have addressed these "bumps" ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/14/12

I have 3 children that go to Emerson Academy. Next year all 4 will be there. I am very happy with the school and the staff. The teachers work with my kids and challenge them to do their very best. I recommend this school, highly! My daughter has had some learning problems and they are very helpful. I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/14/12

This school is not great. I have tried to get in touch with my daughter's teachers and the principle numerous times and they do not return calls. While the school is in an old building, the main problem I see is a general lack of professionalism and attention to student achievement. Although their website ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/21/12

the director of displine are very rude & disrepectful period. I would NOT recommend your child to attend this school if he or she has been diagnosed with special needs. The staff is not trained to deal with children w/ IEP's. ALL they want to do is suspend,suspend and suspend. If your child is envolved ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/26/10

I have 2 children at Emerson. This is my oldest child's fifth year there. We are absolutely, completely happy with everything about the school! The teachers are wonderful, as well as the rest of the staff. My kids get amazing grades and were both reading by the end of the kindergarten. I recommend this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/22/10

Why do you love Emerson Academy of Dayton Elementary? Throughout the school year I have become a part of my child's classroom. Teachers implement challenging academics that pepares children to become mature young adults. They advocate a moral cirriculum and support each child's educational needs. Teachers, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/10

Emerson Academy is a wonderful learning environment. The principal, teachers and staff are dedicated and friendly. This school really cares about the students and their families beyond just academics. They encourage parent envolvement in the classroom as well as school activities. Emerson has brought ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/10/09

My girls have always been bored by school or just didn't like going. Since, I have enrolled them there they absolutely love it there. This school is great the staff and the teachers are very friendly and are willing to help your child get ahead in academics and in life. My daughters teachers are wonderful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/06/09

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Test Year: 2011
Emerson Academy
Emerson Academy Of Dayton
* In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Dayton schools — Emerson Academy is located at 501 Hickory St, Dayton OH 45410. 501 Hickory St is in the 45410 ZIP code in Dayton, OH The school district for Emerson Academy is the Emerson Academy Of Dayton. Emerson Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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