Harry Shimotsu Elementary School

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1106 N Shary Rd

Mission, TX 78572

(956) 583-5643

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 733

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Harry Shimotsu Elementary School

As a retired teacher from Sharyland ISD and having a granddaughter at Shimotsu Elem,I am extremely impressed by their STARR scores. Shimotsu Elem. got all distinctions earned by the state in Academic Achievement in Reading and Math. Compared to comparisons of like demographics and of the 40 Texas schools, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/26/13

My children have been in this school for 3 years and I'm sad to leave. The teachers were very helpful and giving feedback on their progress,either by email or notes in their folders.The principal is very involved in everything and he actually helps open cardoors in morning when the kids are arriving. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/08/12

Harry Shimotsu Elementry School is a great school, very devoted teachers and principal, my son graduated from this school 3 years ago. my daughter is in 6th grade now, she is involved in chess, UIL and AR program, due to hard work and devotion of the teachers, school got exepmlary school reward twice ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/17/11

My oldest now in 4th grade, had severe speech problems as well as associating with other children, and could not read or write at the his kinder level at that time. Within two weeks,of attending Shimotsu, he transformed into a new little boy; he was able to speak , write, read and be sociable. His ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/31/11

Shimotsu is a great elementary school, with very involved Staff, Principal, and Parents! We moved year a yr ago from Tennessee and my daughter has made the adjustment well, is excelling in school, and is involved in the many extra-curricular activities the school offers--to which I am very grateful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/10

This is a great school. The Princpal, teachers & the staff is just awesome!. Our kids have been in UIL , Chess & AR programs which they have enjoyed & learnt a lot from.They are doing a GREAT JOB !.

Posted by a parent on 03/18/10

We moved to Texas from Michigan in 10-06. Our children have excelled in their academics and have been involved in the many extracurricular activities while attending this school. UIL is a great Texas program not always available at the elementary level so I am grateful my kids participated in it. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/26/10

We recently moved here and were very impressed by the principals ideas and genuine concern for the children. The school just opened, but everything flowed smoothly. They have great opportunities in the UIL program for children of all ages. I would recommend this school.

Posted by a parent on 03/21/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Harry Shimotsu Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Harry Shimotsu Elementary School
Sharyland 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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Mission schools — Harry Shimotsu Elementary School is located at 1106 N Shary Rd, Mission TX 78572. 1106 N Shary Rd is in the 78572 ZIP code in Mission, TX The school district for Harry Shimotsu Elementary School is the Sharyland Isd. Harry Shimotsu Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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