John Tyler Elementary School

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3649 Hartford St

Portsmouth, VA 23707

(757) 393-8879

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 700

Students Per Teacher: 14

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18 Parent Reviews for John Tyler Elementary School

John Tyler is one of the best schools in the district. Our scores are going thru the roof. I am proud to be a John Tyler tiger.

Posted by a other on 04/28/14

John Tyler Elementary School is one of the best in Portsmouth. The teachers are well educated and nurturing to students and parents. They helping to train our children to be "good citizens". By making education exciting, interesting and challenging the teachers and staff are fostering lifelong learning. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/13

This school cares about their students! Lucky to have my child attend here. Parent involvement is up to you, If you want to be active there is a lot of space for you! The kids are nice but there are always kids that misbehave, but over all the school is very good!

Posted by a parent on 06/12/13

WHOOPS! I HIT A BUMP, CAUSING ATHE MISSPELLING OF THE WORD "ALTHOUGH" IN MY RANT.... STILL HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH THE CONSTANT MISUSE OF PRONOUNS AND ENGLISH AMOUNG ADULTS IN THE UNITED STATES. IF PARENTS CAN NOT SPEAK PROPER ENGLISH, IT IS PASSED DOWN IMPROPERLY THROUGH THE GENERATIONS! I'M JUST AN ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/15/11

My daughter attends this school and I feel that their is too many children in her 4th grade class. There is nearly 28-30 kids in one class with only one teacher. The Math teacher is terrible. I have sent several notes to her regarding my child and it seems as if she just ignores what I tell her.I just ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/02/11

The principal at this school tries to stay out of any situation he can. Instead of having an open door policy. The students do not get any recess time in the winter despite having sunny days, there are plenty of excuses in summer as well. One was too many students on the playground another was a student ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/21/11

I absolutely love this school! My son was constantly in trouble at his previous b/c his teacher and adminatrators did not understand or care to find solutions with his ADHD. His 1st Grade teacher at John Tyler went above and beyond to help him learn in a way that worked for him. He is reading at a 5th ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/22/10

My son is in kindergarden at this school and I am so unhappy. At my son's pre-k school, he read way above level and they never had any discipline problems out of him. His pre-K school put a note on his file stating how well he reads and also to keep him challenged. This is the 2nd month of school and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/21/09

I have 3 kids in this school 6th grade, 4th grade and k. I love this school and the admid. however i do not like the fact that we were rezoned last yr. my k student has 26 kids in her class and my 4th grader has 25 and when you have that many kids in one class the kids suffer. My 4th grader scored a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/20/09

I have the greatest 6th graders ever. I teach U.S. History, my classes are on task every day. We have fun learning History and my students and I are are totaly into the challenges we face together. I also have the greatest group of parents any teacher could ask for. They send in supplies, support ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 12/09/08

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Test Year: 2012
John Tyler Elementary School
Portsmouth Public Schools
Virginia
* 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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Portsmouth schools — John Tyler Elementary School is located at 3649 Hartford St, Portsmouth VA 23707. 3649 Hartford St is in the 23707 ZIP code in Portsmouth, VA The school district for John Tyler Elementary School is the Portsmouth Public Schools. John Tyler Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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