The new building and the administration has really made some amazing changes. Have you seen it lately? It is beautiful.
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Posted by a other on 04/19/12
I would not send my kids to this school even if the school paid me. The neighborhood is bad and I don't want my kids going to school with the kids from this neighborhood. I live in the area and most of my neighbors are bad people. I can just imagine how bad their kids are.
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Posted by a parent on 10/12/11
Even though this is a magnet school, I was in no way impressed and did not send my children there for more than the year. Most of the teachers did not seem to be happy. As I would drop off my children who were in pre-k I would observe the teachers and found most of them to be bothered and somehow tired
... Read more in the middle of the day. I would not say it was a bad school;however, I did expect more from a small school that was a magnet and formerly rated well. 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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Houston schools — Berry Elementary School is located at 2310 Berry Rd, Houston TX 77093. 2310 Berry Rd is in the 77093 ZIP code in Houston, TX The school district for Berry Elementary School is the Houston Isd. Berry Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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