Atherton Elementary School

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2101 Overbrook Dr

Arlington, TX 76014

(682) 867-4900

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,200

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

16 Parent Reviews for Atherton Elementary School

RUN and keep Running. My child spent the worst 21/2 weeks of his 3rd grade there , it was awful from day one the teachers are rude and treat the children as though they are orphaned with no family their whole attitude is Don't Let your Parents fight your battles. In other words they do not want the children ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/22/13

To apple pie in Texas....I'm currently applying to teach at this school and could use some productive insight.....what is this graphic content you speak of? I'll e-mail my address if you can share some info with me....

Posted by a other on 06/17/13

I had a child in the school for many years. I often return with a parent and see that school conditions have descended further into practical ruin and shambles. I am currently writing an expose' on the school that will shock and amaze people in its graphic content. We believe that the gravity of the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/15/12

My daughter left her school from the prior year on the A & B honor roll. Her teacher here could care less about helping her. I actually have to pay for a tutor to get the assistance she is not getting here. This school is garbage and im currently searching other alternatives.

Posted by a parent on 09/15/11

My children attended this school two years in a row and it is by far the worst elementary school in the Arlington School District. The entire administrative staff needs to be replaced with the exception of Ms. Turnipseed. The lack of interest at this school is stifling. The principal was consistently ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/10

I have three children and one started in pre-k the other in kinder and my oldest in 5th. I cannot complain. I believe it is a good school and they caught my sons speech problem in time. As far as the traffic tell me which school doesn't have traffic jams.

Posted by a parent on 01/15/09

to many student in this school,have hard time to drop, and pick up use spanish more than english, is it a bi-language school?

Posted by a parent on 10/24/08

I don't recommend this school to anyone. My son which is ADHD went to this school two years ago, the principal and counselor didn't trying to work with him. Mainly, the principal should NOT be a principal...

Posted by a parent on 10/12/08

The school is completely unorganized. The principal is never there or cant be seen. The best teachers all left and they have an awful way of teaching too many students and the AISD does nothing about any of this.

Posted by a parent on 10/11/07

I absolutly love this school! I even transfer my daughter so she can go there. My other daughter who starts this year will do the same. The staff is friendly and helpful. The teachers are amazing! They never seem to give up on any child. My daughter has been going there for 3 school years now and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/08/07

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Test scores for Atherton Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Atherton Elementary School
Arlington Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Arlington schools — Atherton Elementary School is located at 2101 Overbrook Dr, Arlington TX 76014. 2101 Overbrook Dr is in the 76014 ZIP code in Arlington, TX The school district for Atherton Elementary School is the Arlington Isd. Atherton Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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