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Jacksonville, AL
Students enrolled: 841

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115 College St SW
Jacksonville, AL 36265

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(256) 782-5191
(256) 782-5978
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August 30, 2015
Kitty Stone is the very best school you will find. A well trained and caring faculty is in place and the well being of each child is the main focus. Students excell at Kitty Stone. My children and two grandchildren attended Kitty Stone and they were well prepared for high school.

- submitted by a community member

October 01, 2013
A huge disappointment! I attended Jacksonville City School from kindergarten to 12th grade. I had no issues with it growing up, it was school. However when my child started attending Kitty Stone, it was a huge let down. He was repeatedly bullied and the staff at Jacksonville City Schools don't take bullying seriously, they treat it as "kids being kids", and I would go so far as to say that the elitist attitude in the Jacksonville's school system only fuels the bullying. We moved to the Weaver school district and my child, who used to beg me not to make him go to school, actually loves school now. Bullying is taken seriously and children are allowed to focus on learning.

- submitted by a parent

August 30, 2013
Kitty Stone Elementary School is certainly not the best Elementary School in this area. The leadership in administration is severly lacking. They are unorganized to say the least. The front office staff are among the rudest individuals I have ever encountered in a public educational institution. Parents are not valued as resources and are restricted from participating in the learning community. The teachers are OLD and need to retire. All you hear is be quiet and stop talking......sad to see what has happened to the educative process! Children should be excited about attending school. This school certainly has a prison like environment not conducive to the active learning process. Send your kids or grand kids to one of the Calhoun County schools that actually promote a positive learning atmosphere!

- submitted by a parent

April 24, 2012
My two children have been going to Kitty Stone less than a year and their progress has been amazing. We moved from a school in another state that was said to be the "best" around but we had a lot of catching up to do to be on the level with Kitty Stone! My son has gone from reading 20 words per minute to 60 in just 4 months! I can't say enough great things about these teachers and their love for the students.

- submitted by a parent

September 24, 2009
This school goes above and beyond what I expected for my son. Great teachers, staff and friends.

- submitted by a parent
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July 14, 2009
I have four kids who attend kitty stone and they love it. The teaching staff is great, thye care for their kids futures.

- submitted by a parent

March 31, 2009
Kitty Stone is an awesome school lead by the best principal!!! He loves the kids and the school and it is obvious. The staff goes above and beyond. I feel very confident with the education that my daughter is receiving at Kitty Stone. Too bad the high school can't follow the lead of Kitty Stone Elementary!!

- submitted by a parent

December 16, 2008
I think that Kitty Stone is the best school because it has a wonderful facilty and staff. The teaching is way ahead of all the other schools in the area. THere are all kinds of exxtra things to do. A wonderful band program. With a 4-6th grade singing. And a 6th grade band. There are also amazing lunches with the kindest lunch ladies. It is the best school in the whole world!!!

- submitted by a student

December 13, 2007
Advanced teaching techniques coupled with values. Caring staff and community. Known throughout the area as the premiere elementary school. Division I school that has an excellent education program aids in injecting new ideas and a steady flow of assistants bringing the student to teacher [ratio] way down.

- submitted by a parent

June 24, 2005
My child loves this school every year in the summer she is dying to find out who her teacher is and she has liked every single teacher shes had! She loves every thing about the school parents have so much involvment my child came home playing the flute. I was amazed at how good she was she even joined band!

- submitted by a parent

September 20, 2004
I have had at least one child at Kitty Stone Elementary for the past 10 years. My children have been blessed with excellent teachers who genuinely care for all children enrolled. Mrs. Kay Evans is an extra special kindergarten teacher!

- submitted by a parent

March 06, 2004
My son is in 1st grade at Kitty Stone Elementary. The quality of his education is top priority and I feel that Kitty Stone is a top-notch school with well educated and qualified teachers. Thumbs up for Ms. Jackson.

- submitted by a parent

February 14, 2004
My daugther is in second grade she has had three great teachers which have boosted her confidence in everything. She got off to a good start and I believe that is where it starts.

- submitted by a parent

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Kitty Stone Elementary School
115 College St SW, Jacksonville, AL  36265
(256) 782-5191
Last modified Kitty Stone Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Kitty Stone Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 20 reviews. Top