Prestonwood Elementary School

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6525 La Cosa Dr

Dallas, TX 75248

(469) 593-6700

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

23 Parent Reviews for Prestonwood Elementary School

Wonderful teachers with amazing staff. This school is a gem. The principal knows every kid by name and there is a real sense of community. An overabundance of parent invovlement puts this small school over the top!

Posted by a parent on 10/29/13

Wonderful school with many educational and fun activities going on throughout the year. Our daughter went to a private pre-school before enrolling in Prestonwood Kindergarten and her comment after the first week was "this is the best school ever!" All the teachers knew her by name in a matter of days ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/24/13

This is a great school with a very active PTA. It's small, so all the parents, teachers and kids know each other. Much better compared to some of the "mega" schools with large enrollment numbers.

Posted by a parent on 09/20/13

This is an amazing school with a diverse student population. It has had some growing pains in the past two years, with more classes and new teachers, but the end result is an even better school. I have one child in Kinder and one in 3rd grade, and they are both very happy there.

Posted by a parent on 09/17/13

This school is wonderful. The teachers and staff are both encouraging and caring. Our daughter loves going to school and learning each day.

Posted by a parent on 10/19/12

Simply put: Prestonwood is everything you could want in an elementary school. Everyone knows each other and they are friendly. The teachers are as excited as the students to be at school. My children came from a private pre-school and we have thought to continue that but decided to give PWE a chance. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/16/12

Prestonwood is a great school!! Our son was in a private preschool and we didn't know if we wanted to switch to public school. But we met other parents with kids that went to prestonwood and decided to try it and we are so HAPPY with the decision! We love the principal, teachers and parent involvement! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/19/12

Love Prestonwood! My kids attended K-6th and are now in junior high. Prestonwood did an excellent job preparing them for Pre-AP courses and providing them an opportunity to become friends with kids from different cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. We are very grateful for the academic and social ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/12

My kindergartener just started and even before he began there were many PTA events so he was able to start school with his new friends. The teachers, principal and parents make this small school fun, safe and a perect fit my son and family.

Posted by a parent on 09/18/12

We have loved this school. The parent participation is very high and the principal and teachers make for a loving environment!

Posted by a parent on 09/18/12

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Test scores
Test scores for Prestonwood Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Prestonwood 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 — Prestonwood Elementary School is located at 6525 La Cosa Dr, Dallas TX 75248. 6525 La Cosa Dr is in the 75248 ZIP code in Dallas, TX The school district for Prestonwood Elementary School is the Richardson Isd. Prestonwood Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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