Northwood Hills Elementary School

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14532 Meandering Way

Dallas, TX 75254

(469) 593-4300

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

14 Parent Reviews for Northwood Hills Elementary School

Northwood Hills Elem is a small, friendly, neighborhood school with an energetic principal, excellent teaching staff, and an involved PTA. The school uses "differentiated education", meaning that teachers develop customized lessons in math and reading to allow more advanced students to move ahead and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/13/13

Northwood Hills Elementary is an awesome school! We chose to live in the neighborhood of Northwood Hills, in part, because of this exemplary school. NHE s leadership team is outstanding, and the faculty and support staff are excellent and highly qualified as well. Parental involvement is so important ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/13

NHE has it ALL- great teachers, strong principal/ leadership, challenging academic programs and clubs, diversity, but most importantly- PARENTAL INVOLVEMENT! Parental support is a long-standing tradition at NHE, and that is what truly makes it a warm and loving neighborhood school! We have very high ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/22/13

We chose the neiggborhood because of its charm and character. At the time, we thought we would be sending our oldest to a private school. After visiting the school we thought we would give it a try. We're so glad that we did. The teachers are wonderful and responsive. Our son has made some wonderful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/24/11

My husband grew up in the neighborhood and we chose the neighborhood and the school before every looking at a single house. The teachers and staff are part of our family and we could not imagine going anywhere else. Try this school before you spend a dime on a private school. You will be glad you ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/22/10

I moved to Dallas 9 years ago. Before i chose a house I visited school districts and schools. I will never forget my first visit to Northwood Hlls. Everyone was HAPPY, the students, the staff, the just felt right. Of course I checked on test scores, etc, could not be happier. I CHOSE ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/25/10

i like the atmospher wonderful teacher.clean school

Posted by a parent on 04/29/10

We love our neighborhood school! What a wonderful community to be involved with. The staff, teachers and parents make this school so fulfilling for our child in kindergarten. The teachers are very dedicated and go above and beyond. Our child is getting a exceptional education in a nurturing and diverse ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/10/09

Northwood Hills is a family that includes incredible staff, dedicated parents and precious kids from many walks of life. Class sizes tend to be smaller than most, we were lucky enough to have 16 kids to a class, with a max of 22. The only reason this school is not a perfect 10 is due to the methodology ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/04/08

I went to Northwood Hills Elementary as a child and now I am in college. I still remeber all the teachers and everyone that impacted my life while I was there! This is one school that I will never forget. Now that I look back Im very glad that I was able to attend school here.

Posted by a student on 10/26/07

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Test scores for Northwood Hills Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Northwood Hills Elementary School
Richardson 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 — Northwood Hills Elementary School is located at 14532 Meandering Way, Dallas TX 75254. 14532 Meandering Way is in the 75254 ZIP code in Dallas, TX The school district for Northwood Hills Elementary School is the Richardson Isd. Northwood Hills Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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