Forestdale Elementary School

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6530 Elder Ave

Springfield, VA 22150

(703) 313-4300

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 600

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Forestdale Elementary School

My daughter has been with the school the last 5 years and the quality has dramaticly dropped. We started to notice a decline when she was in 3rd grade. Her teacher was out on medically leave for the first half of the school year. Instead of getting a steady substitute teacher, the class had a different ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/13/14

We love this School. I don't know why the scores are so low. I focus more on my own kids grades and how much they are getting out of the school. So far I have not been disappointed in any of their teachers or the education they are getting. One of my kids is going to another school for AAP program, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/28/13

This is one of the best school in Fairfax country school. Great teacher, and parents

Posted by a parent on 07/19/13

Please do not overlook this school because of it's number. Fairfax county is a melting pot of diversity and this school is no exception. My children have learned so much here. The teachers are wonderful! As for why their scores are down, my only thought is that it has to be the parents. The staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/15/13

Great school and great teachers! Had nothing but positive experiences! My children love the school and everything about it.

Posted by a parent on 10/29/12

I worked at this school and if you want a school where the teachers really care, and the students are really sweet this is the school for you

Posted by a teacher on 07/15/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Forestdale Elementary School

SOL* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Forestdale 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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Springfield schools — Forestdale Elementary School is located at 6530 Elder Ave, Springfield VA 22150. 6530 Elder Ave is in the 22150 ZIP code in Springfield, VA The school district for Forestdale Elementary School is the Fairfax Co Public Schools. Forestdale Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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