Van Alstyne Elementary School

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201 Newport

Van Alstyne, TX 75495

(903) 482-8805

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Grades: PK - 4

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 470

Students Per Teacher: 19

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Van Alstyne Elementary School

I grew up here and it was great, I know I was a mini student but all the teachers were nice and we learned what we needed to learn. Plus you make friends quickly since everyone mostly knows each other. GREAT school!

Posted by a other on 02/09/12

This school is way more involved with their children, I can't believe it received less stars than Howe. I have not been very impressed with Howe over the last couple of years. I student teach in Van Alstyne and my son goes to Howe. Hopefully I will be able to get him transferred, as I would rather him ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/28/11

After our 1st child has been in this school for one year, my husband and I have been very impressed with this school. He and I went to a nearby school district with very high academic scores, but little personal involvement/care for each student. I feel this school is beyond satisfactory in it's academic ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/22/08

The elementary school use to be better. This year many things have declined. One thing they need to step up is there out classes. They also pay teachers horribly

Posted by a parent on 03/28/07

Very low parent involvement and there are hardly any quality academic programs or extracurricular activities. I pulled my child out of this school.

Posted by a teacher on 09/18/06

VAISD has great academic programs. Their extracurricular activities include musice, art and basketball for 1st grade and up. There is PTA and parent involvement is strongly encouraged. VAISD is a very good school, in my opinion.

Posted by a parent on 05/04/05

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Test scores for Van Alstyne Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Van Alstyne Elementary School
Van Alstyne 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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Van Alstyne schools — Van Alstyne Elementary School is located at 201 Newport, Van Alstyne TX 75495. 201 Newport is in the 75495 ZIP code in Van Alstyne, TX The school district for Van Alstyne Elementary School is the Van Alstyne Isd. Van Alstyne Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 4.
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