University Park Elementary School

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3505 Amherst Ave

Dallas, TX 75225

(214) 780-3400

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Grades: K - 4

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 715

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for University Park Elementary School

I have a First Grader who moved here from Evergreen, Colorado. The school, the teachers and the parents are completely involved and forward thinking, preparing the 1st graders on a social, intellectual and pariticiipatory level. I am amazed how well they are doing in Mathematics, English, spelling ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/17/08

Teachers and parental involvement make UP an exceptional elementary school. We have been there for 4 years and we are very happy with the education our child is receiving.

Posted by a parent on 05/01/08

Great teachers, great parental involvement. Good students. Math program is not preparing kids for middle school; principal is not a good leader.

Posted by a parent on 11/14/07

Great teachers and parental involvement. The principal leaves much to be desired. That is the weak link.

Posted by a parent on 08/01/07

Great school. Very teacher friendly. Could not be happier.

Posted by a parent on 05/11/06

A very good public school. Class size 22-24. Great parent involvement including fund raising.

Posted by a parent on 12/08/05

We have attended U.P. Elementary for 4 years and have found it to be a wonderful and enriching place of learning. The TAG program is superior as well as extracurricular activities.( destination imagination, chess, yearbook etc.)Parent involvement is extremely high as well and there is a welcome attitude ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/29/05

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Test scores for University Park Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
University Park Elementary School
Highland Park 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 — University Park Elementary School is located at 3505 Amherst Ave, Dallas TX 75225. 3505 Amherst Ave is in the 75225 ZIP code in Dallas, TX The school district for University Park Elementary School is the Highland Park Isd. University Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 4.
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