Chaffee Trail Elementary School

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11400 Sam Caruso Way

Jacksonville, FL 32221

(904) 693-7510

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Chaffee Trail Elementary School

I am a teacher new to Chaffee Trail Elementary this year. I have taught at two other Duval county schools and CTE blows them both out of the water! The school itself is beautiful, our PTA is very active, the great majority of students are sweet and eager to learn, and the teachers really go above and ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 11/02/13

I'm a substitute teacher and I have to say that I'm very impressed with Chaffee Trail. I've only ever had one bad day out of all the times I've been. The faculty and staff are amazingly nice and the facilities are great. I don't think I've ever been in a classroom as modern as the ones there. It's truly ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 03/23/12

i went here for 2 in a half years and loved it . The teachers are awesome and the principal really cares for the kids . They make sure to try in involve the parents in as much as possable . The teachers will call and talk to your parents if your child is strugling or not doing well in class . They have ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/22/12

I worked here as a substitute teacher and I believe it to be the best school in all of Duval County! I think the principal sets the tone as a caring, encouraging, positive environment and that makes all the difference. The teacher follow suit and are generally nice and caring, while establishing firm ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 05/29/11

Chaffee Trail is a wonderful school with teachers that care, work hard, and go above and beyond for the students. I wouldn't want my children to go anywhere else! We have been a part of Chaffee Trail since it opened 4 school years ago. The test scores have consistently been some of the top in Jacksonville, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/07/10

I am very pleased with this school. My son will be starting his 3rd year in this school this year and so far every teacher he has had has been very helpful and caring. The only problem I have had is a issue with the lady that sits at the front desk last year. My middle son will begin school there this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/11/09

I am emtering my third year as a chaffee trail parent and I am just as pleased today as I was the first time I stepped through the doors. I felt it my duty to let the world know that your style of educating children is almost nostalgic for me, meaning that the days of old fashioned learning , hands ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/02/09

Overall, disappointed. This school has wonderful technology and excellent resource teachers. My child was in the 4th grade this year. I was really disappointed with her main teachers. Poor communication. I had to ask for a parent/teacher conference b/c all my previous request were ignored. I also wanted ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/13/09

this school has hi tech laptops and equipment for both teachers and students. the children there are wonderful and are rarely an ounce of trouble.

Posted by a parent on 12/06/08

my son finished kindergarten last year in Chaffee trails. I love this school. They have excellent goal and work hard to reach it. Teachers and principal make great team. Atmosphere is so friendly. I love this school and happy for my son that he goes there.

Posted by a parent on 08/08/08

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Test scores for Chaffee Trail Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Chaffee Trail Elementary School
Duval County Public Schools
* In 2011-2012 Florida used the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT 2.0) to test students in grades 3 through 10 in reading, 3 through 8 in math, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The FCAT 2.0 is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Florida. The FCAT 2.0 has 5 achievement levels, with level 1 being the lowest and level 5 the highest. Florida considers scores of level 3 and higher to be on or above grade level. The goal is for all students to score at or above level 3.

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Jacksonville schools — Chaffee Trail Elementary School is located at 11400 Sam Caruso Way, Jacksonville FL 32221. 11400 Sam Caruso Way is in the 32221 ZIP code in Jacksonville, FL The school district for Chaffee Trail Elementary School is the Duval County Public Schools. Chaffee Trail Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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