Thoreau Demonstration Academy

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7370 E 71st St

Tulsa, OK 74133

(918) 833-9700

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 605

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Thoreau Demonstration Academy

This school was the best thing that ever happened to my son at that age. The staff in this school, from the janitors to the high admin staff was so kind and helpful to my son, who has special needs. I am so very glad that my son had the opportunity to learn and grow. The school nurse was a wonderful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/20/13

Thoreau provides a very hands on learning enviornment. The students work in groups and are assigned many projects, not just reports and worksheets. My daughter is a 6th grader there and has excelled beyond my expectations. They have so many things to offer, it's hard to decide! The staff is caring ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/12/10

I have two children at Thoreau. One with a learning disablity and one who excells in everything. At our previous school they treated my LD child differently not in a good way causing him to feel stupid in his words, at Thoreau he has been just as successful as my other child who never has any education ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/20/09

Their is no better school than thoreau the kids and staff are all nice and willing to help anyone. My son likes so much better than cascia hall!!

Posted by a parent on 07/28/09

thoreau is a great school. thoreau help me alot to get readly for life. Micro is away for student to get readly for life. we work, pay taxes, just like life it self. I'm taking a high school class with the teacher of the year. when i was in 6th grade i though that it would be a scary class, but my tacher ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/19/08

At Thoreau your teachers are not only your teachers but they are also your friends. After you have attended Thoreau you take school and life more seriously and have more fun doing it. Instead of having pages and pages of homework you have inquiries (projects) that you actually learn even more about the ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/25/08

It's a wonderful, delightiful school. My daughter attends there and thinks its delightful and wonderful. And yes it is the best school in Tulsa! It really is a great school and you should apply your child for it, if you think they are up for a challenge.

Posted by a parent on 05/05/07

Thoreau I think is one of the best schools in Tulsa. If your child needs a little bit of a challenge or needs to improve in their school work this is the school for them. Thoreay has greast programs like micro society is one of them. The teachers are great they really do care about how your child is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/17/06

This school is an incredible school. I came in a timid 6th grader not knowing anybody, and now with help of teachers and staff I feel like I'm a part of a greater family within the Tulsa community. I would reccomend this school to any student. Parents this school would be great for your kids. Mr.Padalino ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 03/03/06

This is a wonderful school. All of the students are well educated and very kind. I took a tour and was very lost when a student who helped in the office helped me out she was very helpful and extremly kind. The school not only teaches its students about the normal core subjects but about life. Any student ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 11/29/05

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Test scores for Thoreau Demonstration Academy

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Test Year: 2009
Thoreau Demonstration Academy
Tulsa Public Schools
* In 2008-2009 Oklahoma used the Oklahoma Core Curriculum Tests (OCCT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. Students in grade 5 were also tested in writing, science and social studies. Students in grade 7 were tested in geography, and students in grade 8 were tested in writing, science and U.S. history. The results for reading, math, science and social studies are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The OCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oklahoma. The goal is for all students to score at or above the satisfactory level on the test.

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Tulsa schools — Thoreau Demonstration Academy is located at 7370 E 71st St, Tulsa OK 74133. 7370 E 71st St is in the 74133 ZIP code in Tulsa, OK The school district for Thoreau Demonstration Academy is the Tulsa Public Schools. Thoreau Demonstration Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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