Zavala Elementary School

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3501 Mark Dr

Grand Prairie, TX 75052

(972) 642-0448

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Zavala Elementary School

I am a parent of a student in 2nd grade. Overall an average school; however a few upgrades need to take place. I would like to be able to view my childs lunch account. More teacher/parent interaction.

Posted by a parent on 06/16/11

As the new principal at Zavala Elementary, I welcome all parents as well as the Zavala community to come and join us in our efforts to reach exemplary status. Our staff is dedicated to making this happen. We are already recognized and with the right 'push' we will cruise into Exemplary. It is truly a ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/23/08

This school is excellent. The teachers really work with the students to promote character building such as responsibility which manifests itself in higher academic scores. These students shine when they are compared with other Elementary students going to Jackson Junior High.

Posted by a parent on 03/19/06

My child has attended Zavala for 3 years. The emphasis is on positive reenforcement of good behavior. Pride Rallys are held every other Friday morning for the whole school to celebrate the accomplishments of its students from academic achievements to outstanding character qualities. Teachers are warm, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/07/05

Zavala provides resources and instructional strategies that give its students the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual support needed to learn for todays society.

Posted by a parent on 11/18/04

This school has been educating my four children for the past sixteen years. Everything about it is awesome. My oldest daughter is making a 4.0 at UT in Austin and attributes it to the teachers at Zavala Elementary who motivated her from an early age to work hard and succeed. Everyone at this school, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/18/03

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Test scores
Test scores for Zavala Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Zavala Elementary School
Grand Prairie 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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Grand Prairie schools — Zavala Elementary School is located at 3501 Mark Dr, Grand Prairie TX 75052. 3501 Mark Dr is in the 75052 ZIP code in Grand Prairie, TX The school district for Zavala Elementary School is the Grand Prairie Isd. Zavala Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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