Forest Edge Elementary School

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1501 Becontree Ln

Reston, VA 20190

(703) 925-8000

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

26 Parent Reviews for Forest Edge Elementary School

I am very happy with Forest Edge elementary school. The principal is responsive to concerns and the teacher we have this year (our first here) is amazing, kind, and totally quick to respond to any concerns. There is a great deal of racial and economic diversity and I appreciate this. My child loves the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/05/15

The teachers are helpful and keep in contact with me. My child has been happy with the staff and is able to grow socially with the other kids. I am happy to have my child at this school.

Posted by a parent on 11/07/14

Not happy at all, my child is currently attending This school, she said she does not like it at all plus I've seen most of it the kids at the bus are very rude with others, then she came back yesterday Also home saying That Snatched breakfast got her out of her hand by a coffee shop personnel. When I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/21/14

My two children currently attend Forest Edge and I have been thrilled with the teachers and staff since day one. I have spent a lot of time at the school as a volunteer, both in the classroom and helping with school events. Most of what I have observed are committed and caring teachers and support ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/12/14

This school is a JOKE. When Mr. Bensinger was principle my son and his friends excelled. Now they've become timid of staff. I have witnessed GROWN ADULT STAFF flip out on the children. My son has been in the school for 4 years. K THROUGH 4 and ONLY one teacher( his 2nd grade teacher) was worth anything. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/11/14

This school is AWFUL! On one incident, I walked in on my daughter's teacher yelling at the kids, once she saw me, her tone changed. On another occasion, I was in the cafeteria putting money on my daughter's account for lunch. I watched the lunch lady snatched breakfast out of her hand and yell at her. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/08/14

I have 2 children at Forest Edge and we could not be happier that we changed from our neighborhood school to Forest Edge. It has been a fantastic experience and the level of teaching in the AAP program is phenomenal. Coming to a Center school makes all the difference. We love the AAP teachers and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/05/14

this school is bad i hate it ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

Posted by a other on 02/05/14

Was a student there myself in the late 70's/early 80's...very different school then. Now my son goes there and I can tell you compared to Armstrong Elementary in Herndon it is A LOT better! The teachers are happier, nicer, and more knowledgable and the paretns are more supporticve and involved in their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/27/14

All 3 of my children attended Forest Edge - my third is still there. They received a great education and made many friends. The administration is terrific and constantly looking for ways to improve the school.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

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Test scores
Test scores for Forest Edge Elementary School

SOL* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Forest Edge Elementary School
Fairfax Co 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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Reston schools — Forest Edge Elementary School is located at 1501 Becontree Ln, Reston VA 20190. 1501 Becontree Ln is in the 20190 ZIP code in Reston, VA The school district for Forest Edge Elementary School is the Fairfax Co Public Schools. Forest Edge Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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