Wimbish Elementary School

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1601 Wright St

Arlington, TX 76012

(682) 867-6000

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 675

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

27 Parent Reviews for Wimbish Elementary School

There are so many caring, hard working teachers at Wimbish Elementary. The principal, Ms. Pride, is so positive and encouraging. I love teaching at Wimbish.

Posted by a teacher on 01/17/15

Terrible. Ms. Pride has no "pride" in Wimbish and is going to destroy the one thing that the school has had over the years, great teachers.

Posted by a parent on 01/10/15

This school is awful the fighting the bullying i am just tired of the drama. I believe that the teachers pick on my son to get him fired up then they call me with a different story getting my kids out as soon as possible..

Posted by a parent on 04/18/13

WARNING! This school as of August 8th has been put on an unacceptable level! They should have done this years ago. I received a letter telling me that we were allowed to transfer to another school, that transfers would be accepted to Hill of Swift. Wimbish does have some very good and loving teachers, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/20/12

Extremely unhappy with this school, we are currently trying to find a charter school for our children to get them out of there. The problems are endless. Let's start with the bullying situation. My youngest child (8) has gotten into many fights because the teachers will not protect her. It started ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/01/12

We agreed with most of the negative reviews posted here. We continue to hope for other better disciplined schools to call us for transfer. If the bullying continues and our kids are begging to not go to school, we will home school.

Posted by a parent on 08/25/11

I agree with a lot of the reviews listed here. While there are worse schools out there, I was very surprised at how we've been treated by office staff and some of the things I've seen the kids get away with in the cafeteria. It's loud, out of control.. My 1st grade daughter doesn't have enough time to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/10/10

I Think This Is An Awesome School. Everything Is Great Such As Field Trips But I Think The Kids Should Be Able To Talk More At Lunch. The Moniters Should Give Them A Break!

Posted by a parent on 05/10/10

This is my 2nd year my son has been at Wimbish. The bullying and fighting is out of control and the principle does nothing about it. The teachers have been pretty good but they seem to have their hands tied and worry too much about the taks test. We're moving over Christmas just so he can get a better ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/30/08

My experience with Wimbish has been similar to some of the other reviews. The teachers seem to really care about the students, but the administrative staff is unacceptable. The principal and vice-principal spend all their time sitting in each other's offices and avoid any real work. It has been our ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/11/08

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Test Year: 2011
Wimbish Elementary School
Arlington Isd
Texas
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Arlington schools — Wimbish Elementary School is located at 1601 Wright St, Arlington TX 76012. 1601 Wright St is in the 76012 ZIP code in Arlington, TX The school district for Wimbish Elementary School is the Arlington Isd. Wimbish Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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