Alanton Elementary School

School Overview


1441 Stephens Rd

Virginia Beach, VA 23454

(757) 648-2000

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 640

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Alanton Elementary School

We landed at Alanton on a lark when we moved here, but it was the luckiest lark ever. Everyone told us we should have moved into the John B Dey Elementary zone, but I'm glad we couldn't find anything that fit our needs there. Alanton has been amazing. We've had one bad teacher experience (she no longer ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/25/13

We have experienced 3 elementary schools in Hampton Roads in just a matter of a couple years. Larchmont Elementary in Norfolk top rated, but we found it just ok. Thoroughgood Elementary in Virginia Beach top rated, but terrible experience. My 6 year old had 1.5 hours of homework each night, was stressed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/22/13

Staff doesn't seem to understand the students with special needs and has a difficult time accommodating them. There is more focus on standardized testing and making sure that they test ready.

Posted by a other on 06/04/13

Outstanding principal, outstanding teachers, and enthusiastic community. We've had only one negative experience here at Alanton and the administration very patiently worked with us to resolve the issue. We moved here specifically for this school, and that decision has really paid off.

Posted by a parent on 05/27/13

We moved into our neighborhood because we heard such great things about Alanton Elementary. Both my children went to the school and it was a great experience for all of us! There are such great teachers who really care about your children at the school. There are several teachers who even live in our ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/07/12

As a working mother of two children who have excelled during thier years at Alanton, our compliments could go on for days. Our son, who completed all six years here, experienced growth and limit pushing by some teachers, responsibility was installed by other teachers and creativity was excited by still ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/03/12

We LOVE Alanton Elementary! This is my seventh year at Alanton and we have had a wonderful experience. The staff is very close and all work together to be sure your child is getting what is best for them. I have aways had great communication from my kids' teachers. Parent involvement is highly encouraged ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/03/12

Alanton's teachers are wonderful! My kids have loved every one they've had. The programs they offer through the school and through the PTA always have a great turn out and are always fun for the kids and families. Alanton Elementary has a great family atmosphere and they are very welcoming and supportive ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/03/12

Alanton Elementary is a wonderful school that I am thrilled my children have been able to be a part of! When we first moved to the area, we were overwhelmed by how friendly and welcoming everyone was. From the office staff, the teachers, and the PTA, they all made us feel like family. I quickly got ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/03/12

Alanton Elementary is a great school! Their is great collaboration between administration, staff, and volunteers (PTA) to provide for a top notch educational experience for all students. Both of my children have thrived at Alanton. And I would not hesitate to recommend Alanton to anyone. If you are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/03/12

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Test scores
Test scores for Alanton Elementary School

SOL* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Alanton Elementary School
Va Beach City Pblc Schs
* 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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Virginia Beach schools — Alanton Elementary School is located at 1441 Stephens Rd, Virginia Beach VA 23454. 1441 Stephens Rd is in the 23454 ZIP code in Virginia Beach, VA The school district for Alanton Elementary School is the Va Beach City Pblc Schs. Alanton Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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