Richardson Terrace Elementary School

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300 N Dorothy Dr

Richardson, TX 75081

(469) 593-8700

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

16 Parent Reviews for Richardson Terrace Elementary School

When my 3rd grade son comes home from school and I ask him about his day in class ,he always respond with a big smile and tells me ,it was great daddy. Clearly that's tells me his teacher never puts her students out of mine . When my boys got hit by a car coming from school ,Mrs T , call me and asks ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/28/15

This school is terrific. Teachers desire and work for children to succeed, and are enthusiastic about including parents in the process. It's a great small neighborhood school atmosphere. The diversity is terrific.

Posted by a parent on 09/14/14

Akin Elementary. My son has attended this school from 2nd grade through 5th grade and I can say they are the best years of his life. All the teachers are outstanding and the curriculum is engaging. Aikin supports an 'out of the box' thinking style and the teachers altered their teaching methods to fit ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/12/13

Very pleased with the educational vlaue our boys receive at Richardson Terrace Elementary. Staff has been first-class in making the community feel involved in the process.EXCELLENT!

Posted by a parent on 10/28/12

I have had 2 kids go through k-6 at Terrace. My kids loved it and so do I. My children are sucessful due to the Teachers and Principals at Terrace. I do see some problems, but they are similar to other schools. Low parent involvement and lack of basic skills coming into the school. Not really the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/12/11

My two sons are for 2011-2012 school year enrolled as first and third graders. I have been VERY IMPRESSED with the strong administration team, top-shelf teaching staff and the balance of the Richardson Terrace Team. My wife and I are both very active with the PTA here (AWESOME GROUP of folks!) and I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/22/11

Terrace Elementary is a great school that serves all of it's students very well. We highly recommend Terrace because it focuses education efforts to make sure all of its students succeed.

Posted by a parent on 09/22/11

Very great school but from my experience I have encountered some very impatient teachers. They are unable to handle children with behavioral issues so they call the parents multiple times a day concerning issues such as; running in the hallway, not staying in line, moving around in chair. Not fighting ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/16/11

This school is awesome. My son entered Kindergarten there last year and was having difficulties. The teacher, counselor, principal and everyone did everything they could to determine what the cause was. They are very proactive and want all of their students to succeed. Despite being an ethnic and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/13/10

Yesterday was my son's last day at Terrace and he was very, very sad. It is a wonderful, wonderful school. My son experience was amazing. I am hoping that more people move into the neighborhood to take advantage of the caring and nuturing environment.

Posted by a parent on 06/05/08

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Test scores for Richardson Terrace Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Richardson Terrace Elementary School
Richardson 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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Richardson schools — Richardson Terrace Elementary School is located at 300 N Dorothy Dr, Richardson TX 75081. 300 N Dorothy Dr is in the 75081 ZIP code in Richardson, TX The school district for Richardson Terrace Elementary School is the Richardson Isd. Richardson Terrace Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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