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Driswood Elementary School

Public School | Grades PK-6 | Jefferson County Schools
75 Caspian Way
Shenandoah Junction, WV 25442

About This School

Driswood Elementary School is located in Shenandoah Junction, WV and is one of 10 elementary schools in Jefferson County Schools School District. It is a public school that serves 504 students in grades PK-6. See Driswood Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.

In 2011, Driswood Elementary School had 19 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The West Virginia average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.

Student Ethnicity (2011)

Students (2011)

504

Students Per Teacher (2011)

Female/Male (2011)

51% 49%

Subsidized Lunch (2011)

20.2%
eligible

District Spending (2010)

$10,437
per student
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Driswood Elementary School Reviews

Poor Leadership

By , a Parent on

The Administration at DES is very difficult for the teachers to thrive.

This may account for high turnover of teachers. The teachers are very capable but are not supported by the Administration. Teachers lack supplies and support for their ideas.

Parents are subjected to a closed door policy that doesn't even permit lunch with your child there unless you give a 48 hour notice. To have lunch with my child I have to sign my child out of school and sign him back in. The atmosphere of the school is very cold and not warm or inviting for students and parents.

I would NOT recommend this school for elementary education.  

Our kids deserve better than this leadership.

The teachers I have experienced have been GEMS... Diamonds in the ROUGH.... and the rough is the leadership.

If your child attends DES then please support your teacher and keep your eyes aware of the leadership activities.

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