Whidby Elementary School

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7625 Springhill St

Houston, TX 77021

(713) 746-8170

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Whidby Elementary School

Whidby Elementary school is a great school. The Teachers and Principle are very good and responsive. They take care of kids in a very good manner and teaching is excellent. My daughter love this school.

Posted by a parent on 08/23/13

My school is great in every way. It offers many things to change the student to do and be better.

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education. Martin Luther King, Jr. When I reflect on the above quote, Whidby Elementary School comes to mind. Whidby Elementary Magnet School for Leadership ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/17/13

I am so happy that my daughter attends Whidby Elementary school for leadership in health science. The teachers, the front office staff, and most importantly the leadership team are an amazing group of individuals. The school has changed tremendously from last year. The school has a great health science ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/31/12

This is the first time i have ever wanted to be a volunteer at a school and to be told by the principle that volunteers are not needed at this school. If the Office team would put on educated caps and not Power struggle caps they would see that volunteers would help with the security of the halls, cafeteria, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/12/12

Has common courtesy from leadership been this low allowing disruptive children to corupt the classroom, standing behing the staff is not at this school the children are disruptive in and out of the classes but are not removed from the school. notices do not go out to parents informing them of the serious ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/05/12

BY FAR the worst school on the planet!! The most ghetto administration I have ever witnessed all inside a school building. The principle is very snide and passive she is new to the school and she is a terrible leader the school should be shut down do not send you child here the standard of learning is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/29/12

Whidby's atmosphere has improved so much under the new principal, Ms. Taylor. She is a great supporter of the Montessori program and is the 'breath of fresh air' that the school has needed for a long time.

Posted by a parent on 02/21/10

My son studied in montessori section of whidby elementary school. There was phenomonal incerease in his intellectual and practical life abilitites. Thanks for the teachers, especially to my son's teacher Mrs Schultz. Thank you madam. She has tons of patience in dealing with students.

Posted by a parent on 07/24/09

The Montessori program at Whidby is excellent because of the individual time spent with each child. The teachers are the best and each teacher in the Montessori program has an assistant which allows individual identity in order to acknowledge their strenghts and weaknesses. I appreciate the program ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/19/09

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Test scores for Whidby Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Whidby Elementary School
Houston 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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Houston schools — Whidby Elementary School is located at 7625 Springhill St, Houston TX 77021. 7625 Springhill St is in the 77021 ZIP code in Houston, TX The school district for Whidby Elementary School is the Houston Isd. Whidby Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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