Newington Forest Elementary School

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8001 Newington Forest Ave

Springfield, VA 22153

(703) 923-2600

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 621

Students Per Teacher: 12

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23 Parent Reviews for Newington Forest Elementary School

If your child is an average or an above average kid, you will love this school. 2 of my children are and they had a great experience with great teachers! My 3rd child had problems and the obvious thing to do with him was to constantly send him to the office and call me and make us feel like a horrible ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/12/14

The teachers really care. Besides great effort in teaching, they care to be good people. My son's 2nd grade teacher came to his championship football game to cheer him on. Sadly, a friend of mine passed away recently. The teacher of the deceased's niece came to the celebration of life to support ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/11/14

I would not judge this school on its test scores: it is a great school (my kid did poorly on the SOL writing because it said you can write the essay as long or short as you'd like: my lazy boy did two sentence per paragraph). My four kids have gone there since 2008 (youngest will be in 3rd), and of course ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/05/14

Newington Forest has exceeded all of our expectation. Our children are consistently being challenged, the teachers are very hands-on, and the administration is very professional. Any families considering this school district will not be disappointed.

Posted by a parent on 10/07/13

Our children have attended Newington Forest since Kindergarten - we now have one in 6th and one in 4th. Overall we are extremely pleased with the school and the teachers. The sense of community is strong and the diversity is amazing. Experience wise it has been a blessing for our children to meet ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/13

An excellent community school with friendly teachers and administrators who instilled a love of learning in my child. We have always felt welcomed and encouraged by everyone there. Newington Forest is a diverse community with a strong sense of parental involvement. We, unfortunately, will be moving ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/17/13

My son will be a second grader and just loves his school! As parents, we are very pleased with the dedication and hard work that all teachers including staff continuously show. Thank you Newington Forest Elementary!!!!!! Your hard work is noted!

Posted by a parent on 08/06/13

THIS SCHOOL IS BEYOND GREAT! MY DAUGTHER IS BEEN HERE SCENCE KINDERGARDEN AND I SACRIFICE NOT TO MOVE OUT OF THE AREA SO THAT SHE CAN FINISH IN THIS SCHOOL. WE ARE SO PROUD AND THANKFULL TO THE SCHOOL STAFF THANK YOU! :)

Posted by a parent on 05/16/13

My children have been in Newington Forest for 5 years now. I am so impressed with the high quality of teachers who go above and beyond for my children. I have a Special Needs son and his needs have been met beyond my expectations. Teachers and Office staff are happy and welcoming. Mr. Kren is a ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/08/11

Teachers,staff and parent relationships are above and beyond expe tations. Great experience for our family.

Posted by a parent on 05/08/11

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Test Year: 2012
Newington Forest Elementary School
Fairfax Co 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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Springfield schools — Newington Forest Elementary School is located at 8001 Newington Forest Ave, Springfield VA 22153. 8001 Newington Forest Ave is in the 22153 ZIP code in Springfield, VA The school district for Newington Forest Elementary School is the Fairfax Co Public Schools. Newington Forest Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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