As attorneys, my wife and I have had a great deal of choice in where to educate our children. Our oldest child attended both the Jewish Community Center and St. Patrick's Elementary before we gave Vilas a chance. In spite of serving an overwhelming majority of financially needy students, Vilas has
... Read more turned out to be a real treasure with rigorous demands of both its students and their parents. I will be the first to admit that it is a real pain in the rear to have to review my child's homework every day and have to report in writing to my child's teacher, but that is the kind of participation the school demands even from the parents. My child has also had to participate in the mandatory science fair and gone on to place highly in the district science fair. Their G&T program is great and principal second to none. Read less
* 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 — Vilas Elementary School is located at 220 Lawton Dr, El Paso TX 79902. 220 Lawton Dr is in the 79902 ZIP code in El Paso, TX The school district for Vilas Elementary School is the El Paso Isd. Vilas Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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