Pillow Elementary School

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3025 Crosscreek Dr

Austin, TX 78757

(512) 414-2350

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 650

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

57 Parent Reviews for Pillow Elementary School

My son attended PK here in the year 2013-14. We found this school to be quite good, the teachers and staff are friendly and involved. The school had regular field trips which helped keep the students interested. The parents were encouraged to be highly involved. I do not know why the school fell in the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/01/14

This review is for 6 years ago (06'/07')- not sure if the same principal is there. My son loved this school. He only attended in 5th grade, but as a senior now he looks back and says 'I really liked Pillow. I learned so much there.' The principal was really the key I believe. She was terrific. She hand ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/09/13

We love the school, my son is happy there, since PK he has great grades, we're taking an active part in his education by reinforcing what he learns at school at home, I wish more parents take the plunge an volunteer more at school , the opportunities are there.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

The staff and faculty at our school goes above and beyond for it's students. We are a family here.

Posted by a parent on 08/05/13

Pillow Elementary is a good neighborhood school. We love that parent involvement is encouraged by the staff.

Posted by a parent on 08/02/13

It is ok but do not why it dropped from exemplary to acceptable in 1 single year.

Posted by a parent on 05/16/13

Pillow is overcrowded and has a high percentage of low income students. Because this does not reflect the neighborhood it has taken some adjustment. The teachers range from extraordinary to tired and probably need to retire. My child's experience was very good in kindergarten with an environment that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/16/13

Things to love about Pillow: Great "family feeling" morning assembly, with "College Monday", "Fitness Thursday", and "Spirit Friday". (Parents are welcome to attend, and all students get experience public speaking over the course of the year.) Super diverse -- students whose parents come from all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/01/13

My son is a PK graduate from Pillow Elementary School. He likes his teacher very much. He wanted to be 4 years old always so that he can stay back in PK class.

Posted by a parent on 05/25/12

I attended this school from k-5 grade and I really liked it; my teachers were awesome!! And really nice, they taught me really well, and luckily I got commended on all the TAKS tests from third grade to fifth grade.

Posted by a other on 05/08/12

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Test scores
Test scores for Pillow Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Pillow Elementary School
Austin Isd
* 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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Austin schools — Pillow Elementary School is located at 3025 Crosscreek Dr, Austin TX 78757. 3025 Crosscreek Dr is in the 78757 ZIP code in Austin, TX The school district for Pillow Elementary School is the Austin Isd. Pillow Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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