John Strange Elementary School

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3660 E 62nd St

Indianapolis, IN 46220

(317) 259-5465

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 650

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

21 Parent Reviews for John Strange Elementary School

We are a highly rigorous school district that provides learning opportunities for all abilities and ages.

Posted by a teacher on 01/05/15

John Strange has a great feel right when you walk in the door! The administration is very welcoming and the teachers are extremely enthusiastic. Students love going to school and participating in all of the fun activities. Their positive behavior supports and plans are wonderful. The administration ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/05/15

John Strange is a great school school in a supportive community. The John Strange staff embraces the diverse learners that they serve. They provide excellent educational programming for all students; however, with more state funding, they could provide even more opportunities for students beyond the ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 01/05/15

ohn Strange is part of Washington Township Schools located in Indianapolis, IN. Washington Township has been a standard bearer for excellence in education throughout the state of Indiana for decades. Students are challenged academically, nurtured socially, and supported by dedicated and committed staff. ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 01/05/15

Outstanding staff with supportive parents that creates a wonderful learning environment for students! Washington Township Schools are one of few public school districts in the nation offering International Baccalaureate (IB) to all students in all schools!

Posted by a teacher on 01/02/15

John Strange Elementary School, an International Baccalaureate World School, is located in the Metropolitan School District of Washington Township (MSDWT), and is situated in the northern section of Indianapolis, Indiana and Marion County. It is a dynamic community with broad diversity in cultures, religions, ...  Read more

Posted by a principal on 12/30/14

John Strange is an excellent program. I am STUNNED to read the negative comments, which leads me to believe there are unrealistic expectations. We send our child to this school from another township as per the county rules. She enjoys the school, the teachers and has made great relationships. We visit ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/26/13

I have been at this School for five years. Sorry to say but nothing really stands out as exceptional. I have seen snap shots of Teacher/student interaction and wasn't impressed with approach. Almost bully like. I have seen this approach in the lunch room and other areas of interaction with the kids- ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/13

This school is horrible. I give this school no stars. This is my first year at this school due to moving to this district and I am already to move to another location just to run from this school. This school has no organizational structure. The principal and assistant principal are incompetent. They ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/12/12

Sounds to me as if the previous poster has an ax to grind. This Tiger Mom Watches All (as much as possible), so of COURSE I visited the school IMMEDIATELY to inspect ALL proceedings, check for crumbs, etc.. D came from a very fine preschool (of COURSE) so Tiger Mom has been all ready to push academically. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/09/12

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Test scores for John Strange Elementary School

ISTEP+* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
John Strange Elementary School
M S D Washington Township
* In 2011-2012 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English/language arts and math, grades 4 and 6 in science, and in grades 5 and 7 in social studies. The ISTEP+ is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Indiana. The goal is for all students to score at the passing level on the test.

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Indianapolis schools — John Strange Elementary School is located at 3660 E 62nd St, Indianapolis IN 46220. 3660 E 62nd St is in the 46220 ZIP code in Indianapolis, IN The school district for John Strange Elementary School is the M S D Washington Township. John Strange Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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