Edwin J Kiest Elementary School

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2611 Healey Dr

Dallas, TX 75228

(972) 502-5600

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 721

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Edwin J Kiest Elementary School

Communication, Compassion, Responsibility, Active Listening, Respect, Humbleness.........Not just from one group, but from all: administration, community, staff, and students. Please, ask yourself this question before leaving a comment: At the end of the day, did I do everything I could to make E.J. ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 05/17/12

Morale is still low don't be fooled. Humiliation, people are tricked into quitting, or released by the opinion of one inexperienced individual who wrote the last blog. Looks like administration. Thank God for freedom of speech. Some teachers can no longer be bullied. He fired us experienced teachers. ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 05/16/12

I feel this school is on an upward trend. Morale was quite low several years ago with both teacher and parent complaints however, it has come a long way since that time. Staff seems to be learning more and being held accountable to the children's needs. They for the most part also seem attentive to ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 05/15/12

The school was recognized because the teachers were able to use their knowledge and talents to help all students. They are well prepared and up to date in educational needs. Now with this administration that does not know anything about running a successful school it became unacceptable. If the administrators ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 03/25/12

Stop making weird and noneffective experiments with the students switching languages and firing experienced teachers replacing them with brand new ones so they wont complain about the lack of organization and awful treat. This school is a mess, and I wont recommend anyone to enroll their kids here, go ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/01/12

This school is worth a flip just like DISD. The only district in dfw that is constantly in the news about some scandal going on or missing funds. This school is unorganized and lacks leadership. School year started in august and in October they decide to make all these teacher changes and classroom changes. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/03/11

I have found with this school that if something is not going well with your child, do not expect a phone call from them. Last year my son was bullyed all year with the teachers and the ass. priciple knowing about it. I called a nuber of times to get this all worked out. Never got a call! Till my son ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/06/11

I love the school, both of my children attended. I have not had this problem out of all the years my children have attended if anything they were calling and telling too much but never not telling enough. Never any racial favorites.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

lack of supervision...racial favorets, and lack of teaches telling parents about things that happen to there child, that r defintly the parents right to decide what is best for there child.

Posted by a parent on 09/28/09

We are in PKA and my daughter has the best teachers I believe possible.They are great and she is learning so much

Posted by a parent on 10/09/08

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Test Year: 2011
Edwin J Kiest Elementary School
Dallas 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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Dallas schools — Edwin J Kiest Elementary School is located at 2611 Healey Dr, Dallas TX 75228. 2611 Healey Dr is in the 75228 ZIP code in Dallas, TX The school district for Edwin J Kiest Elementary School is the Dallas Isd. Edwin J Kiest Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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