Shaw Road Elementary School

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1106 Shaw Rd

Puyallup, WA 98372

(253) 841-8675

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Shaw Road Elementary School

Shaw Road continues to provide a positive and safe learning environment for our child. I am surprised to read others negative reviews of this school because Shaw Road has exceeded our expectations and I have never had anything negative to say about it. My child is engaged and happy here. The teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/08/13

It is unfortunate that we chose this school for our kids. Without exception, this is the most disturbing experience my wife and I have witness in regards to the curriculum, attitude of the principle, and certain staff members. As a concern parent I highly suggest and discourage any parent to choose ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/20/11

If you want your child to be challenged this is not the school. I agree with the other parent. If you've recently relocated to this area and your children came from a prep, traditional or advance education school this is not the school for you. I am very dissapointed in many areas and unfortunately it ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/20/11

The principal there, Ms. Piger, is fantastic. She takes the kindergarteners two at a time to read to at the beginning of the year and then at the end of the year she has them read to her! She has brought an openness and caring to Shaw that is rare these days.

Posted by a parent on 06/23/09

I have had children at Shaw Road now for the past 5 years. This year they have a new principal (as of 9/08) and she seems very good. Overall, the teachers are compassionate and helpful. The one time I did have problems with a teacher I felt the principal at the time handled it very well. Would recommend ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/17/08

The teachers are great! The complaints others have about the doors are for safety reasons and the staff has been awesome. My son is only 5 and can read everything. I very impressed!

Posted by a parent on 09/05/07

Our family is new to the area, and I'm not impressed. most of the staff that I have met are ornery and quick to snap. They only have certain doors that your allowed to go in through, but they don't inform new parents and there is no sign out. They take Wednesday afternoons off so PM kindergartners ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/17/07

My son attended shaw rd in the 03/04 school year and I was very happy. However several teachers were let go due to budget cuts and a new principle is in place. There are still many good teachers present, but overall I am not pleased with the new structure and am very disappointed in the unemotional ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/08/05

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Test scores for Shaw Road Elementary School

MSP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Shaw Road Elementary School
Puyallup School District
* In 2011-2012 Washington used the Measurements of Student Progress (MSP) to test students in reading and math in grades 3 through 8, in writing in grades 4 and 7, and in science in grades 5 and 8. The MSP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Washington. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Puyallup schools — Shaw Road Elementary School is located at 1106 Shaw Rd, Puyallup WA 98372. 1106 Shaw Rd is in the 98372 ZIP code in Puyallup, WA The school district for Shaw Road Elementary School is the Puyallup School District. Shaw Road Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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