Dowell Elementary School

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5249 Bastille Ave

El Paso, TX 79924

(915) 231-2560

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 400

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Dowell Elementary School

My school is k but we as parents should not blame the teachers or the principal for everything our children do we need to put our part and help to we may think our kids are perfect cause we send them to a school day care but we need to pay attention and make them do some kind of school work when they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/24/13

I am no where impressed with this particular school. My child sat in the class for 3 weeks and did not turn a single item of work and the teacher did not address it with the student or notified the parents. When I found out I thre a hizzy fit at the school and they were more about defending the teacher ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/23/13

Questionable ethics practice from the school Principal and counselor when addressing the parents. Dowell Elementary school Principal and counselour treats the parents as inferior individuals. This is a sign of an unprofessional preformed opinion, usually an unfavorable one, based on insufficient knowledge, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/03/10

Dowell would be a good school if they had a principal that was not afraid to discipline take action and control to the situations that arrive. i recently went to the PTA meeting and that was a waste of my time. it was unorganized. the parents were not listening, and could not listen because of everyone ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/08/09

Dowell has a long way to go. The PTA is in shambles and the principal lacks leadership qualities. The school atmosphere is dreary and the teachers seem complacent and unmotivated.

Posted by a parent on 04/10/08

I have found this school to be lacking in many areas. My child has not gotten the help she needs even after speaking to the teacher, the counselor, and the district. I have been very dissatisfied with the school.

Posted by a parent on 02/02/07

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Test scores for Dowell Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Dowell Elementary School
El Paso 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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El Paso schools — Dowell Elementary School is located at 5249 Bastille Ave, El Paso TX 79924. 5249 Bastille Ave is in the 79924 ZIP code in El Paso, TX The school district for Dowell Elementary School is the El Paso Isd. Dowell Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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