Thoreau Park Elementary School

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5401 W 54th St

Parma, OH 44129

(440) 885-2352

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 728

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Thoreau Park Elementary School

huge dissapointment in comparison to the school my kids were previously in. The pick up and drop off rules are ridiulous, I have kids in 3 different grades and I have to drop each one off in a differnt location and pick each one up in a different location every day. It would make a whole lot more sense ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/11/12

most of the teachers are amazing, but the school is way to crowded!!! not enough individual attention for the children

Posted by a parent on 09/02/11

Im a kid that,used to go to thoreau park.I love this school .I've been begging my parents to move back to parma.Youll have lots of friends .I still have friends that live there,like,vance case,kevin pierce,quintoria syler,jenna preasly ,john,Rahem,vicky,alexis,autumn,amber,julie,cameron.this is just ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/18/11

I graduated from Thoreau Park a few years ago. It was a really good school and I still go and visit some of my old teachers.

Posted by a other on 04/23/10

Well its almost 2010 and I have had a child in that school for the last 5 yrs..looks like nothing has changed since these reviews, except that 3 more schools in the city where closed and now the schools are more over crowded than previous posts...and the staff has not changed like the other reviews they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/14/09

I love this school! I pulled my son out of a private school 2 years ago because I thought he needed some extra attention. Boy was I wrong! The private school was terrible! Since I've put him in Thoreau Park, his reading is better, his grades are up in every subject and he loves going to school. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/05/09

I love the teachers and the entire staff. Great academic standards.

Posted by a parent on 02/07/09

The administrative staff did not work with me and my children. They may have sat and listened, but at the end of the year we were still in the same spot having problems. I even brought our problems to the attention of the school board and nothing was ever resolved. I can not give this school a single ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/12/07

I currently have 3 daughters at Thoreau Park, and I must say that I am looking into alternative schools. I feel that the school is too crowded, too much homework is given, and the administrative staff is not willing to work with parents (they will waste your time listening to you, but do as they please ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/02/05

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Test scores for Thoreau Park Elementary School

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Test Year: 2011
Thoreau Park Elementary School
Parma City School District
* 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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Parma schools — Thoreau Park Elementary School is located at 5401 W 54th St, Parma OH 44129. 5401 W 54th St is in the 44129 ZIP code in Parma, OH The school district for Thoreau Park Elementary School is the Parma City School District. Thoreau Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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