Berkshire Elementary School

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1060 Kirk Rd

West Palm Beach, FL 33406

(561) 434-8678

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,115

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Berkshire Elementary School

My daughter had a great teacher for half the year this year, and she has excelled tremendously in his class. The principal, however, had him replaced with a new teacher in the middle of the year without any warning whatsoever. My girl was very upset, and as she explains to me so was the rest of the class. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/17/10

This school is wonderful - my daughter loves her school and is very happy. The only thing that is lacking is parental support. I have dealt with many facets of the educational system and parents are generally lacking in support these days. I see it lacking more in this school than another in the area ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/01/08

excellent excellent school

Posted by a student on 09/19/08

I have one child still in Berkshire and one that has moved on. From classroom instruction, teacher involvement, and learning concerns, to Aftercare, milers club, keyboard and chorus the kids love their school. As a parent that makes all the difference in the world. The dual language teachers are exceptional ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/17/08

My kids used to go to a private school and I thought that if I sent them to pubic school they would be unhappy,but I was so wrong. This school is the best school. I think the teachers are fanastic and have nothing but good things to say. I highly recommend this school. And have you seen it? It is even ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/27/08

My son entered Kindergarten this year and I'm very satisfied with the academic program he receives from his great teacher Ms Freeman. She is the wonderful teacher. Everyone is so helpful and willing to go above and beyond. The only thing I wish this school could offer to Kindergarters more enrichment ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/28/07

My daughter attended Berkshire when from second through fifth grade and I found it to be a very nurturing school. The teachers seemed very helpful and excited to do their jobs. They were always available if a question or concern arose.

Posted by a parent on 06/29/07

Berkshire has a wide range of family involvment nights. The programs they offer are great to keep the kids interested in learning. They offer the dual language program so children can also learn in Spanish.

Posted by a parent on 09/24/05

Berkshire has a wonderful and comprehensive academic program which includes Music, Drama, Art, P.E., as well as a very diverse population which includes, deaf and hard of hearing, as well as a good mix of various ethnic backgrounds. Also, Berkshire is one of the few schools offerimg 'Dual Language' ...  Read more

Posted by a staff on 03/02/05

Berkshire is an excellent elementary school! The teachers are skilled at preparing their students for academic excellence and social skills. You can tell that teaching is a team effort and teachers care about students as individuals. The school offers drama guild, milers club, K-Kids, safety patrols, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/31/04

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Test scores for Berkshire Elementary School

FCAT2* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Berkshire Elementary School
Palm Beach County School District
* 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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West Palm Beach schools — Berkshire Elementary School is located at 1060 Kirk Rd, West Palm Beach FL 33406. 1060 Kirk Rd is in the 33406 ZIP code in West Palm Beach, FL The school district for Berkshire Elementary School is the Palm Beach County School District. Berkshire Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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