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100 Maple Road
Claymont, DE 19703

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(302) 792-3906
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November 23, 2015
We are new to the school. Everyone seems pleasant and is always smiling and greeting at the door. They know most of the children by name, as well as the involved parents. My son came home last week and said he wishes he could stay at this school all the way through college. I also like how they accommodate each child on their individual level, including special needs. As a parent my favorite part is the free breakfast and lunch.

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March 30, 2015
I feel this school has some issues and if you are not in the click your opinion does not matter. I also feel these children are being treated like robots,when you have a child under a certain age they want to move,talk and have fun,understand there is a time for that,but from what I learned this year children were not aloud out a lunch time,because parents were not dressing there children with the weather condition,so the children who were dressed correct also was not able to go out and play,I don't feel this was fair to the children,they need to blow off steam. I feel some things are not as they seem,you talk with the teacher you are being told one thing,but what you here from your child is something completely different! My child is not a robot he has a very intelligent mind,very interesting and willing to learn,but to constantly pick out the childs faults and pointing them out is only giving the child more reason not to like school. I understand rules,and so does my child,just how far withdrawn and unhappy are you willing to make the children to get them to do as you ask,I think you teachers need to figure out another approach to get the children motivated!

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February 13, 2015
Maple Lane is the best school ever! My son is in in Fourth grade now but has been there since kg. All the staff is excellent. They really care about all the kids doing there best everyday. I highly recommend to all.

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October 31, 2014
The teacher n staff really understanding n help u make it throw the school year.. the new free breakfast n lunch program is an excellent idea.. with a ton of extra curricular activities. I have 3 kid's I choiced in this school its my oldest last year n all three of them couldn't be more happy to be going to school..

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October 31, 2014
I have been very pleased with Maple Lane so far. 3 kids so far and very happy with the results

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October 31, 2014
Maple Lane has absolutely been a blessing not only in the lives of my two children, but myself as well. Every teacher/staff member that I have had the pleasure of getting to know is dedicated, and enthusiastic about the children that the help raise. The principle and VP are also extremely pleasant! The "intersessions" are a blessing because they allow for vacation time throughout the regular school year and taking off is not mandatory so they can come to school if parents still need to work on those days. Here at Maple Lane we are a little family and I can't even imagine sending my children to any other school. If you are looking for a intimate, close knit family like setting to become apart of than Maple Lane is the correct place for you and your children! Come check it out!

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October 31, 2014
This is truly a community based school with teachers who are helpful and caring! They go through extremes to engage their families including: Welcome back to school social, Hot dog dinner, bring your parent to school day, soccer, basketball, cheerleading, a Father-Daughter Princess Ball and most recently, the Mother-Son Super Hero night! Which I must say was an absolute BLAST!! The principal and assistant principal are visble, approachable, fair and involved! Not to mention Mrs. Elaine, who will be missed!! Keep up the great work Maple!

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October 30, 2014
Maple Lane is a wonderfully diverse environment!! I am now choicing my 3rd child there and still love all the teachers and staff

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October 29, 2014
Maple families- We recently started using a website called greatschools.org, which is a website that provides reviews and useful information about different schools. We are asking our wonderful Maple Families to provide our school with feedback and information that could be useful for future families! We look forward to reading all of the great reviews!

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October 29, 2014
Maple Lane is like family to us. My children are excited to be at school on a daily basis because they know that all the staff cares for them. Both of my children score above grade level in academic areas and I have the wonderful staff there to thank for continuously challenging them by setting high standards . The balanced calendar is awesome. The kids get two weeks built in to school year where they can experience a variety of activities (STEM club, build a bike, karate, cooking, knitting, and golf to name a few) with students in other grades. Intersession is a wonderful opportunity for students to make new friends and experience new activities. They don't lose out on summer vacation, they win because of the experiences they gain during intersession. By the first week of August my kids are ready to return to school and see their friends, as many kids are, and at Maple Lane they get the opportunity to do this. If you pass up an opportunity to attend Maple Lane, you are passing on so many wonderful experiences.

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September 26, 2013
As parents, we are very happy with the education our son is receiving at Maple Lane Elementary. The Principal and Assistant Principal's involvement with the children is noteworthy.

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January 13, 2013
Worst school ever. My child comes home every night crying because of the other kids pick on her and make fun of her. I talked to the school and they blamed my child. I also know three other parents who took their children out of this school because of bullying problem and the school did nothing.

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September 04, 2012
Maple Lane is an amazing school! I have two children there and I must say that I have not one complaint about this establishment. Every teacher has been amazing and dedicated to their students. Maple Lane makes you feel like you're a part of their family and when my children leave to go to middle school it is going to be a sad bitter sweet day. That school will truly be missed!

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October 23, 2011
Maple Lane is a wonderful school. The school is led by a smart, caring and effective principal. The school uses positive reinforcement and a reward system that motivates the children to excel both academically and as a person. The school is very clean and has a surprisingly attractive interior. The classrooms are clean, comfortable and inviting to the students. The PTA is led by some very committed parents, who keep all PTA activities on track and progressing.

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At Maple Lane, we are a balanced-calendar school, which means part of the traditional summer vacation is redistributed throughout the school year. During these "vacation weeks," enrichment and remedial classes are provided to students during intersessions. Intersessions involve school staff and community resources to provide an academic boost for students.

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Maple Lane Elementary School
100 Maple Road, Claymont, DE  19703
(302) 792-3906
Last modified Maple Lane Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Maple Lane Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. Top