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585 30 Rd

Grand Junction, CO 81504

(970) 254-5930

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 490

Students Per Teacher: 16

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11 Parent Reviews for Fruitvale Elementary School

Students come first at Fruitvale! Keep up the strong work. Best students and teachers in the district

Posted by a teacher on 02/24/14

Our school is the best school in the district. We have nice teachers; Dave McCall (my teacher), we have a good playground, and good lunch. Most important, the kids are nice. Which to me, is what school is mostly about. That and learning. Everybody in my class is SOOOOOO nice. In my opinion, I think ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/25/13

As a parent of six kids I feel this school is a let down.The good teachers are leaving and in there place is ones who really dont care about are children.I feel sometimes like they dont listen to me or my children.It is not the school that I thought it to be.If I had a say in where my children would ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/18/13

Fruitvale is an awesomr school with amazing teachers and staff who are always willing to go above and beyond. My oldest son currently attends Fruitvale and I can honestly say without a doubt that Fruitvale is the only school I'd have him go to. He has two younger brothers who will be attending school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/06/12

Horrible school. They tolerate bullying. My child went there from Kindergarten till second grade. The bullying never stopped. Certain "higher" staff members knew about the bullying and did nothing to stop it. I had to transfer my child to another school due to the continuous problems. Phone calls are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/19/12

I have two students attending Fruitvale and we really enjoy the school. There is a great group of parents that are always involved and ready to help out. The teaching staff is wonderful and the principal, Kathy Hays, is doing an amazingl job!

Posted by a parent on 11/04/11

As an involved parent and PTA officer, I can not say enough good things about Fruitvale Elementary. The principal, Kathy Hays, is phenomenal as is the rest of the staff! I'm afraid the school has gotten a low score based on previous principals and staff because I can't imagine anyone having a negative ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/18/11

Along with a new principal a new feel has taken over the school and not for the better. Parent's do not feel like they are being listened too. Students are being yelled at by staff and what used to be what was in the best interest for the student is no longer the case. If they don't fit in they go ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/24/07

from our first day of school at fruitvale to our last the teachers and staff treated my kids great. the teachers dressed much more professional then our previous school in the district. the staff cares about the kids and their well being. it is not just a job or a pay check for them. i miss the staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/16/06

Fruitvale offers an art curriculum, as well as a high quality music and physical education program. There is a unique staff at this school that cares deeply for its students and for each other.

Posted by a teacher on 01/15/06

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Test scores for Fruitvale Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Fruitvale Elementary School
Mesa County Valley School District No. 51
* In 2011-2012 Colorado used the Transitional Colorado Assessment Program (TCAP) to test students' skills in reading, writing and mathematics in grades 3 through 10, and in science in grades 5, 8 and 10. The TCAP is a standards-based test, which means that it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Colorado. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Grand Junction schools — Fruitvale Elementary School is located at 585 30 Rd, Grand Junction CO 81504. 585 30 Rd is in the 81504 ZIP code in Grand Junction, CO The school district for Fruitvale Elementary School is the Mesa County Valley School District No. 51. Fruitvale Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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