My son's first year and I must say, overall, BW is a wonderful school. Seems like the staff, teachers and students are all very happy. The school is clean and organized. My son's K-1 teacher is the best! Lots of parent involvement. Nothing negative to say about this school.
Great kindergarten program. The kinder teachers did rotations in the afternoon and got to know other children and the children got to know another teacher. Big disappointment in the other grades. The magnet isn't upheld in many of the classrooms we saw and heard from other parents. Great parents- loved the classrooms being opened in the morning at 7:30, so the kids go in whenever they arrive instead of hanging outside. The principal wasn't visible at all except at the monthly assemblies. Our children attended one year but we moved on to another school the following year.
Great school tons of parent involvement (too much with a few parents) very caring teachers (most of them) excellent principal most of the admin's are wonderful...One or two of them are rude. Nurse sandy is one of the most caring, sensitive staff we have ever encountered. Some of the kids at the school are not very nice, out of control but for the most part the kids are great too. Too much focus on the state testing.
We have been attending this school for 4 years now and have found the quality of education to be excellent. The teachers are skilled and highly dedicated. The parent involvement is also amazing. There is a definite emphasis on character developement as well as academics. We feel very fortunate to have our children enrolled here and feel that this education is as good if not better that any private school options we may have had.
They don't put enough emphasis on math; Most teachers are excellent, but there are a few that leave a lot to be desired.
My child has attended this school since they were Five years old. It is a great school and my child has excelled in all academic areas. However my only concern is they don't put enough emphasis on hand writing. I was hoping that they would consider starting up a writing lab to assist the children because I noticed that a lot of the kids in the class have the same problem.
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