Smith Elementary School

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4209 Smith School Rd

Austin, TX 78744

(512) 386-3850

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 675

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Smith Elementary School

THEY CARE and they do A lot for ALL the kids. At times they have exceeded my expectations. LOVE Smith

Posted by a parent on 06/05/14

First off the office staff is not very welcoming. The school does not make you feel welcome at all. I understand that there are security measures to follow, but not being able to walk your child to class is ridiculous, and the way they have the pick up set up is terrible. Basically all the parents wait ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/14/13

Friendly, On top of things as best as possible, organized and has been very helpful for my child who struggles a bit. I feel that my child is safe. Is the school perfect, no. But I can tell you from switching my child from another school in Del Valle this school is WAY better then the others. REMEMBER ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/11/13

Within the first two weeks of kinder they lost track of our child. A teacher instructed our daughter to ride the bus even though she was given a sign to wear around her neck that says parent pick up. They only allow parents three days to help walk their child to class. Most kids where crying the first ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/19/13

The teachers are great.... the resource teachers are awesome... what I hate about Smith Elementary is that they yell at the kids and use the whistle in the cafeteria if it gets too loud.... they rush the kids to eat and if they forget their milk or something they wont let them return and get it... they ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/27/12

Smith Elementary is the best place to learn. My kids love it and I do to. Mr. T is a great principal and all the teachers there.They take the time to greet you at the front door and remember ur names or ur childs name....I love it...

Posted by a parent on 07/27/09

Smith Elementary has been a fantastic place for my student and the staff is very skilled at both teaching and attending to student's needs. This includes discipline and extra help. The teachers are caring and there are always family activities at school. The faculty and staff have always been polite ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/18/08

This school stinks. Do not take your children to this school. I'm switching schools next year. It's staff has poor people skills and extremely poor teaching skills.

Posted by a parent on 04/17/08

I can be the first person to tell you that I was very sceptical and scared of placing my son into this school because of the reputation of Del Valle Schools. But once I was there...I was greeted with a smile by the friendly faculty. They were very helpful with all of the questions that I had. I know ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/21/07

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Test scores for Smith Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Smith Elementary School
Del Valle 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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Austin schools — Smith Elementary School is located at 4209 Smith School Rd, Austin TX 78744. 4209 Smith School Rd is in the 78744 ZIP code in Austin, TX The school district for Smith Elementary School is the Del Valle Isd. Smith Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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