My 4th grader just graduated from Runyan after attending 2nd, 3rd & 4th grade here. Teachers are awesome, principal is awesome - we loved this school. My son is very sad to leave it.
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Posted by a parent on 06/07/13
As a former student and now the parent of a 4th grade student there I have been pleased with the principal interaction with students as well as the teachers performance. This year Runyan will have a new principal and somethings will change. I can only hope that those changes will enhance the quality
... Read more of education for all students. Due to my work schedule I was not able to participate in all the student/teacher/parent activities but I did participate when I could. I would like to see more parent involvement because I believe the more involved the parents are in the child's education the child will perform better. For years now since the 'No Child Left Behind' act came into being the teachers have not been allowed to teach. I believe that the teachers should be allowed to teach and that learning should be fun and seem like a jail sentence. Read less
* 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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AP classes are college-level classes offered at the high school level. Once a student completes an AP class and passes a final comprehensive examination conducted by the College Board, the student earns college credit for the course. AP classes are specific and not to be confused with other higher-level classes such as honors classes.
"Extended day" programs where the school day is extended before and after school to accommodate working parents. These programs should not be confused with common after school clubs or athletic activities.
Gifted and Talented
A school system may identify 10% to 15% or more of its student population as gifted and talented. A brief description of each area of giftedness or talent as defined by the Office of Gifted and Talented:
general intellectual ability or talent - high intelligence test score (usually two standard deviations above the mean), and high levels of vocabulary, memory, abstract work knowledge and abstract reasoning;
specific academic aptitude or talent in one area such as mathematics or language arts;
creative and productive thinking, the ability to produce new ideas;
leadership ability, the ability to direct individuals or groups to a common decision or action;
visual and performing arts, special talents in visual art, music, dance, drama, or other related studies;
psychomotor ability, such as practical, spatial, mechanical, and physical skills.
Vocational and/or technical courses offered within a comprehensive school, usually a senior high school.
Special Education Classes
A school or program within a school that provides services and training to students with moderate to severe mental and/or physical disabilities.
Adult Education Classes
Programs offering GED or equivalent courses for adults within regular schools, whether classes are held during evening or daytime schedules.
English as Second Language
English language classes for students whose first language is not English.
Conroe schools — Runyan Elementary School is located at 1101 Foster Dr, Conroe TX 77301. 1101 Foster Dr is in the 77301 ZIP code in Conroe, TX The school district for Runyan Elementary School is the Conroe Isd. Runyan Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 4.
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