T. Ryland Sanford Elementary School

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480 Colony Rd

Newport News, VA 23602

(757) 886-7778

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 625

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

5 Parent Reviews for T. Ryland Sanford Elementary School

All 3 of my children have attended Sanford throughout the past 10 years. We have found every teacher to be caring, encouraging, challenging, and enthusiastic. We have experienced the gifted program, as well as, the special education program through our children. The staff really cares about the individual ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/11/11

Sanford is an amazing school. Prior to this school year my husband and I were comparing the private schools in the area and to be fair decided to pay a visit to the public school in our zone. On my first visit to Sanford I was blown away by how involved the Principal and the office staff were. From the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/06/10

Our daughter attended Sanford after being in Private School for 4 years. Her teacher was amazing--loving, caring, and reached her students on many different levels. I was very impressed with her. I did not like that the Accelerated Reader Program was not encouraged. I also was not impressed with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/27/09

This is a great school! Both of my kids went there and it was truly awesome. The staff was great and so were the teachers.

Posted by a parent on 09/18/08

Many students enter leave during school year (military families). Teachers are genuinely concerned about students. Music & art available. Sports for upper elementary. Pull-out program for gifted students beginning in kindergarten.

Posted by a parent on 05/01/05

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Test scores for T. Ryland Sanford Elementary School

SOL* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
T. Ryland Sanford Elementary School
Newport News City Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Virginia used the Standards of Learning (SOL) tests to assess students in reading, math, and history/social science in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 5 and 8, and in science in grades in 3, 5 and 8. The SOL tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Virginia. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Newport News schools — T. Ryland Sanford Elementary School is located at 480 Colony Rd, Newport News VA 23602. 480 Colony Rd is in the 23602 ZIP code in Newport News, VA The school district for T. Ryland Sanford Elementary School is the Newport News City Public Schools. T. Ryland Sanford Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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