Webster Elementary School
35 Best Public Elementary Schools in Iowa
- Urbandale Community School District, IA
- PK, K-5
Alum: Best 6 years of my life. Definitely would recommend to families. Great staff. Great atmosphere compared to most other urbandale schools.
- 549 Students
- 15:1 Student-Teacher Ratio
Roanoke Catholic School
- Private School
- Roanoke, VA
- PK, K-12
Senior: Roanoke Catholic is a school that teaches students belong the classroom and prepares them for either college. In the past years, 100 percent of Catholic seniors have attended college and this year the seniors have received over 2.5 million in scholarships. I started Roanoke Catholic two years ago and it was a big change coming from public school. In public schools you could slide by without doing your homework, but at Roanoke Catholic all work is required and graded as a test grade. Roanoke Catholic does not let you fall through the cracks. I also must say the food is outstanding!!
One thing I really did not like were the uniforms. In public school you basically wore what you want, but not in private school. My first year the gentlemen had to wear a shirt and tie during the winter and in the summer a polo shirt with the school’s logo and khaki pants or shorts. This year they changed the dress code to where gentlemen could wear the polo shirt and khaki pants all year around.
- 483 Students
- 11:1 Student-Teacher Ratio
Lawson Elementary School
47 Best Public Elementary Schools in Iowa
- Johnston Community School District, IA
- PK, K-5
Parent: I love lawson and I love johnston schools. I don't want my son anywhere else. Been there, done that. This is where he needs to be. They care about the kids, they learn what they need to, they go do things and are involved in the community. The only reason they don't have 5 starts from me is because a lot of the kids and activities are quite click-ish. A lot of kids are snobby, but we'll deal with it. It's worth it for us.
- 620 Students
- 16:1 Student-Teacher Ratio
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