Southwood Elementary School

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1500 S Fort St

Columbus, OH 43207

(614) 365-5553

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 380

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

6 Parent Reviews for Southwood Elementary School

Our relationship began in 2012 when my grand daughter began Kindergarten. This is our second year and I love Southwood. The teaching staff is excellent. They display a genuine love and concern for the students. I send her to school knowing that her extended family (the staff and teachers) will take ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/22/13

Southwood elementary has returned to it's original building - one that has been 100% renovated & up-dated with bright airy rooms each complete with 4 computers (and a restroom). The new facilities will inspire any and all students to great academic works!

Posted by a other on 09/17/09

I've had my son in this school for the last 3 years. I have had a good experience with the teachers and principal. But I agree with the other review when they say there isint enough security! Hopefully with the new building security will improve.

Posted by a parent on 07/22/09

School rates high in discipline with a no tolerance policy. Rates low on safety- Safety issues with playground as I never see security, if it even exists. Low parent involvement with classes on field trips.

Posted by a parent on 03/13/09

hands on learning teachers and students grow awesome relationships this school has a very rich history every child should get an education like this school can offer you.

Posted by a parent on 02/21/08

this school is top notch learning teaching kids the way they should be taught

Posted by a parent on 06/09/05

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Test scores
Test scores for Southwood Elementary School

OAT* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Southwood 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 — Southwood Elementary School is located at 1500 S Fort St, Columbus OH 43207. 1500 S Fort St is in the 43207 ZIP code in Columbus, OH The school district for Southwood Elementary School is the Columbus City School District. Southwood Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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