Avalon Elementary School

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5220 Avalon Ave

Columbus, OH 43229

(614) 365-5361

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 660

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Avalon Elementary School

This school is terrible. The reviews on here that say "fantastic" or "wonderful" or anything good in general, must be staff members trying to keep their jobs. My child is in his second year. If there were negative starts to rate this institution, I'd give it a -5. For starters, the school is under staffed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/10/14

Avalon Elementary is a FANTASTIC school with loving teachers & staff working together with parents that want a great education for their children.

Posted by a parent on 04/14/14

This is my child's 1st year at this school and last,=. The Leadership has change and the new principle isn't accessible at all. The 5th graders have behavior problems. They are 1 year behind all the other districts. The pickings are really slim when it comes to Columbus Public schools. I say enroll ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/25/13

you have to be kidding me? right?.. hat was the worst school i have ever seen in my 40 some years! the staff to the principle were so overwelmed that im surprised that ,, the kids got pass 1+1!!!! unbelievable!! they should shut this school down!!

Posted by a parent on 05/16/13

I love it, love it, love it!!! The principal is amazing. She has actively built great relationship with students, teachers, and parents alike. The teachers are very caring and so dedicated to their students--they hold very high expectations for each child. My son loves his teacher and I love the kindergarten ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/10

They encourage cooperation between students, parents and staff. I am always informed about events and how my child is doing. That is not easy considering I am a step-mom, who only gets to see her step-daughter on the weekneds, but we are always there for her when she needs us.

Posted by a other on 10/03/09

Great communication with parents. Excellence encourage to all the students. The nurse keeps me informed regarding my son's asthma and will even call from time to time to check oh how his medication is working. My two sons love this school and I will remain in this area just to keep them there. I ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/28/09

Avalon is the best ! Teachers,principal,students I can`t ask for more. They are great keep up the good work

Posted by a parent on 09/25/08

I have two students at Avalon and am extremely pleased. The teachers and support staff strive not just to meet the state and federal requirements, but to also help children achieve their highest potential. Avalon is one of 14 Columbus schools to participate in the ECLIPSE program for Gifted&Talented. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/26/07

Great Teachers, great staff!

Posted by a parent on 01/27/06

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Test scores for Avalon Elementary School

OAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Avalon Elementary School
Columbus City School District
* In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Columbus schools — Avalon Elementary School is located at 5220 Avalon Ave, Columbus OH 43229. 5220 Avalon Ave is in the 43229 ZIP code in Columbus, OH The school district for Avalon Elementary School is the Columbus City School District. Avalon Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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