Linwood Holton Elementary School

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1600 W Laburnum Ave

Richmond, VA 23227

(804) 228-5310

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 590

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

21 Parent Reviews for Linwood Holton Elementary School

My two children have spent a combined twelve years at Holton. We've found it to be an ideal environment for them, offering a nurturing social setting, academic rigor, and worthwhile electives through the music and after-school programming. The teachers are generally experienced and on top of their ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/02/14

My granddaughter went here for kindergarten and first grade. At end of first grade, she had all A's. When she moved to FL for second grade, she was tested and told that she is reading at a level expected of students going into first grade...a whole grade level behind. How is that possible? Cause the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/26/14

Excellent school. Teachers are fair to students and they have an excellent relationship with each other. I have been impressed with how school is functioning. I ma an educator and can not think of a place where my child is safe and loved.

Posted by a parent on 03/02/14

I love Holton! My son started attending Holton as a VPI student and I have continued to be impressed as a parent ever since. The leadership is outstanding...Mr. Hudson cares about the kids, the parents, his staff and ensures our Lions receive the BEST everyday. The PTA and our parent volunteer network ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

The diversity of this school and the leadership is like no other. The teachers come from all walks of life and the discipline that is illustrated within the school is riveting.

Posted by a parent on 10/29/12

This is indeed a great school. I am happy that my child will be starting school in a few more weeks. I am looking forward for enrichment.programs Holton has to offer.

Posted by a parent on 08/12/12

My child had a successful school year at Holton. My child is allowed to have a school day with learning and structure and extended day filled with enrichment activities. This school is a hidden secret.

Posted by a parent on 07/15/12

Personally, I think the five-star community rating is a bit over the top. After three years and two children at LHES, I am increasingly frustrated and disappointed in the school. I am often uncomfortable with how frustrated or irritable the teachers are. There is far too much yelling or arbitrary discipline. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/12

It's like one big family. I love it there.

Posted by a teacher on 10/23/10

One of the best school in the city of Richmond, everyone from the Principal - Mr Hudson down to the janitorial staff is amazing. The PTA rocks and parental involvement is nothing short of outstanding

Posted by a parent on 10/19/10

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Test scores
Test scores for Linwood Holton Elementary School

SOL* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Linwood Holton Elementary School
Richmond 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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Richmond schools — Linwood Holton Elementary School is located at 1600 W Laburnum Ave, Richmond VA 23227. 1600 W Laburnum Ave is in the 23227 ZIP code in Richmond, VA The school district for Linwood Holton Elementary School is the Richmond City Public Schools. Linwood Holton Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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