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K-8
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Kissimmee, FL
Students enrolled: 860
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

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2426 Remington Blvd
Kissimmee, FL 34744

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(321) 697-1020
(321) 697-1021
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July 25, 2014
Yay the school got an A this year! After a lot of hard work and pushing from administration they nailed it. Very well deserved.

- submitted by a parent
June 25, 2014
After many years at this school, I have seen a drastic downfall in the past few years. I have now pulled my children from this school, after giving time for "adjustment" after multiple changes in administration. It has become clear that it is not getting any better.

- submitted by a parent
June 23, 2014
My daughter's teacher was great! However the school's administration is a joke. The school's administration needs to improve their school bullying policies. A student should never feel bullied by the people they go to for help. And forcing a student to be in the company of the students who bullied in the first place is just mean!!! They need to learn to get along with mean kids that cause them emotional harm!!!! And telling a student they can't go to the bathroom after lunch and they can wait infuriates me to no end, especially when the child ends up wetting herself in front of her class. How is it right that when a student is hit in the nose with a basketball on the play ground and is given a bag of ice from the nurse for her injuries, sent back to class because she didn't want to go home, only to be told by her teacher to throw it away? I could go on but there really isn't any point because these issues will never be addressed or corrected. The administration just doesn't listen or care which is why we've pulled our children from the school!!! Let's see if my comments get posted......

- submitted by a parent
February 05, 2014
Love this school. They have been great for my children! The middle school teachers have worked super hard with my son. The elementary teachers have been amazing. My kids love it and I'm thrilled with what they have done for my kids!

- submitted by a parent
February 05, 2014
I brought my son to this school from Osceola Public Schools. He was under served at this school. He actually slipped during the year. He had been reading at a higher level. Within a few weeks, the teacher had him back where he was, in his reading, at the beginning of the year. As for these people with these nasty comments, I know for a fact that ALL of the teachers at this school speak English. The teachers at this school take what they are given and work hard to improve the student's abilities. If they give homework, it is for the good of their students. I think some parents are not willing to help their children succeed and simply think it is the teacher's job to raise their children. If you don't want to raise your children, you shouldn't have them. I have been to the monthly meetings at this school, and it seems that the parents do not show up unless they have something to gripe about. This is a time to be constructive, not destructive. If you have a complaint, take it up with the school's administration. If you want your school to be a better place for your child and you truly care, you should come to the meetings asking , "How can I help"; you owe it to your child!

- submitted by a parent
January 30, 2014
I love this school!!! The staff and principal are very caring about our kids education. There are different types of after school activities that our kids love. I definitely will continue to have my kids come to school here. The comments below don't make sense to me because it's not what is seen in this school.

- submitted by a parent
January 30, 2014
My children and I are very pleased to be with P.M. Wells Charter Academy. We have been attending this school for 3 years. I feel that the parents that have these negative comments are not the real parents representing the school. Those are the type of parent that you do not see at any of the schools meetings. If they would just get involved and see what the school is actually doing, then your comment would be different. The staff at the school is very warm and friendly. Thank you P.M. Wells for being their for the students even though you might not some parents backing you. This parent is backing you ALL THE WAY!!!!!!!! THANKS AGAIN!!!!!

- submitted by a parent
January 29, 2014
This school is horrible the staff allows bullying and don't correct it . It's sad that the principal and Dean does nothing to make it a safe environment.This school needs to be investigated by the board to see what's really going on behind close doors. I will not recommend PM wells to anyone.

- submitted by a parent
November 03, 2013
I too made a review a couple years ago and it has been erased. I wonder who has control over these reviews. Parents need to know what has been going on with this school over the years. I removed my child a couple years ago and now have friends taking there's out as well. This administration needs to get it together!

- submitted by a parent
November 02, 2013
This school has no organization and no management, unfortunately the ones that are getting hurt are the children. The dismissal is awful it takes at least 2 hours. The teachers are always sending school work besides the home work, they tell the kids that they did not have time to do it in class so it takes the children at least another 4 hours to finish plus they were not taught the information at school so it is difficult for them. My children have always been honor students and continue to be but I wonder how other kids are doing especially those that may have learning difficulties. Also when the kids have gotten hurt in school such as in PE there are no reports done and the kids are told that it is almost time to go home and are not sent to the nurse. The have come home with bleeding scrapes and bumps. This school really needs to be audited. My children will not be going there anymore but I hope that the issues get resolved before more children get hurt physically, emotionally and educationally.

- submitted by a parent
August 25, 2013
Judging from the grammar of the parents in many of the comments, I can only assume that the problem is not that of the school, but of the parents at home!

- submitted by a community member
July 30, 2013
IVE BEEN IN THIS SCHOOL SINCE 4TH GRADE/ ive always loved pmwells but this year the new princibal changed everything ,the teachers care more about the uniform then the students ,the princibal is always ontop of you 24/7 you cant go to the bathroom without the teachers thinking your doing something wrong,Also sometimes the staff would make you think you weerent going to go far, this school barley did anything this year and all the new rules where last minute,Anyway im in 7th grade I was supposed to be finishing the school next year but sadly im not I cant stand this school anymore just because of one year and the princibal from a student

- submitted by a community member
May 02, 2013
It's a good school that educates the students well.A good policy and i like the uniforms a lot.so far i like it and i would love to have my children to go this year.

- submitted by a parent
December 17, 2012
As a parent that was recommended this school I thought it was going to be great turned out to be what i not expected. The homework they get is like they dont do nothing in class. the bring homework to the house where i end doing it at 9pm at night plus they expect the kids to take mandatory tutoring that believed or not should be good for the FCAT and guest what even my daughter failed and had to take summer. I am very disapointed.And not to end with the turned over before a year with the staff they have change in less than six month. I was looking for a great school end up with been a teacher and with no title because at the end you are the one who is teaching your kid

- submitted by a parent
October 08, 2012
I have yet to meet a teacher at this school with competent communication skills. Parents must be 110% involved with all learning progress. If not, the child will not learn. Grade 1 is no different than grade K, same exact material and same excuses that it is the FL requirements. They will not challenge the child to be better, learn more, or even explore their full potential. Before and after care is expensive and unsecure. The playground is filled with fire-ant hills and the school does nothing about it. There is not one single extracurricular program for kids under grade 5. I had high expectations for the school and have been completely disappointed.

- submitted by a parent
September 19, 2012
I took my son out of Ventura and transfer him to pm wells whoa it was the best thing that ever happen to him he is very happy and is doing a lot better than before he was close on getting left back in second grade thank god he didn't his 3rd grade teacher helps him and I help him of course I also put his little sister here too (kindergarten) and they love it!!!!

- submitted by a parent
September 15, 2012
I moved my child to PM Wells from Ventura and she is doing much better in this school. My daughter likes the school and I get consistent feedback from the teacher on the agenda which I like because it helps me stay top of things. The school is organize and they have a good staff. I am glad I chose this school.

- submitted by a parent
June 04, 2012
Where is my review that I did last year and this year. It is very weird that from one day to another the school have all good reviews and the real ones that are written by parents that are worried about their childrens are getting deleted.

- submitted by a parent
February 08, 2011
ihate it it is boring for my son he always gets piked on and he always is sad

- submitted by a parent
October 26, 2010
The teachers REALLY care about the students. P M Wells has an excellent academic program.

- submitted by a parent
August 01, 2010
of my three daughters go to this school I ma very happy with PM Wells and they enjoy it. They are giving homework everyday which keeps them busy and reading at all times.

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March 30, 2010
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January 05, 2010
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September 03, 2009
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April 01, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
March 31, 2009
This school has the highest standards in academics. My children have excelled in all classes they are in 4/5 honors and first grade. The teachers are excellent and take great pride in their school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating March 20, 2009
PM Wells upholds the highest standards in academics. They also foster positive relationships between students and teachers and teachers and parents. Great school.

- submitted by a community member
no rating March 15, 2009
I currently am an 8th grader here. My little sister is in 1st grade. The middle School teachers are great.... and they really take their time to make sure that you really understand what they are teaching us. I transfered from a public middle school and at first i didnt like it here but they really are welcome and the students are also great. And as far as after school stuff my friends and I were on the cheerleading team we all had a lot of this year and i am going to miss it. As far as the elementary goes... there are some problems with teachers... but besides that they are awesome!

- submitted by a student
March 09, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
no rating February 27, 2009
I love this school. I'm so glad with my daughter teacher;she is great. Thank you for everything.

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February 02, 2009
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December 10, 2008
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June 09, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
May 29, 2008
This school is extremely disorganized and adds more focus to the subject that's not so necessary! Thumbs down.

- submitted by a parent
May 27, 2008
Well P.M Wells i personally think Academicly is going down. Plus my daughter also says it's pretty boring and that they don't have much to do. Also the school with it's students its going no where there have been a lot of issues with the school concerning drugs and alcohol. I do not recomend this school to anyone specially if there looking towards an awesome 8th grade year.

- submitted by a parent
May 26, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
May 01, 2008
I have two children who have graduated from this school and both are in very advanced classes at their present school, and are at the top of their classes. Great teachers make a great school. I do find there are many very disrespectful kids, but do not fault the school, as this has come from the student's environment outside of school. For such a small school, They provide an awful lot.

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April 13, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
March 27, 2008
PM Wells is a wonderful school. The staff is amazing!

- submitted by a parent
no rating March 17, 2008
I love this school. The only thing I would change is I would like to see more computers. The faculty is fabulous. My children are very happy there and are far ahead of their friends in the private schools.

- submitted by a parent
February 06, 2008
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- submitted by a teacher
December 13, 2007
This school is a good school for children like me it is a good learing envirment.

- submitted by a student
August 18, 2007
this school is in deperate need of leadership, I just took my 2 children out of there after being there for 6 years, the students are disrespectful as well as several teachers, there are very few great teachers left, i do not recommend this school to anyone.

- submitted by a parent
July 23, 2007
The faculty is solid and everyone is very helpful. I'm sure there will be another great year with such good staff.

- submitted by a teacher
May 31, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
April 26, 2007
My children have been at PM Wells for the past 2 years. They will not be attending PM Wells for the 07-08 school year. They have allowed the quality of education to decline rapidly in recent days as evidenced by the fact that my Honors student has been watching movies in several classes with no academic instruction since FCAT testing was completed. My children deserve better.

- submitted by a parent
April 17, 2007
My children went from private school to this school and the transition was horrible, I ended up putting them back in private school. My kids self-esteem has gone up a lot since I took them out of PM Wells Academy. It's also sad to learn of all the reason happenings. This school has its possitives, but they need to be worked on.

- submitted by a parent
March 25, 2007
I have been at this school since 4th grade and today I am a 8th grader getting ready to graduate. At first pm wells was a school that didnt really offer you much as in after school activity's to basic education. but over the pass few years the school has really grown and i beleive that its a great school now. the teachers are fun and make lessons fun and easy to understand and as for after school activitys we grown alot we even made histry at our school for winning the flag football championship! whoooo panthers! and we finally got our jr. and Varsity cheerlearders going. I'm really going to miss my school but I'm proud to say I'm from pm wells foundation middle school and beleive your child will love it too. I'll miss you panthers!

- submitted by a student
February 14, 2007
I like this school I have been here for 1 year from Mr. vanpelt to mr.celeste to mr.edwards to Mr. hendricks to miss Thompson to miss traciraco. and we wont forget the great miss pappas miss Bobbie and miss ogrady. The principal and vice are good to.

- submitted by a parent
February 14, 2007
This school school was great until last year. Teaching to pass a test, I believe is a complete waste of time. There is nothing positive about it.

- submitted by a parent
October 26, 2006
PM Wells staff have been great and continue to get better and better! Go Panthers!

- submitted by a teacher
October 26, 2006
This is a great school. All the way from admin support to parent involement. The PE program is taking off as well as the sports program. The school is expanding and the quality of teachers is very high. A very warm and inviting campus that has great potential to be one of the best if not the best Charter schools in the State.

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October 25, 2006
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August 24, 2006
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May 15, 2006
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- submitted by a former student
May 08, 2006
School does not prepare children for public school and other schools . Not satisfied. Teachers are nice......But nice does not help when child can not pace classes at other schools when transfer.

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May 23, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
April 18, 2005
P.M. Wells grows stronger every year. We had a rough beginning...but we are getting through it. The Teachers and staff are outstanding at this school. My Son is going on his 3rd year and doing awesome. We love P.M. Wells.

- submitted by a parent
February 20, 2005
The school and teachers are continually uncertain as to rules. Food for the children is never certain. The school has not been properly run since the beginning and has lost many valuable teachers.

- submitted by a parent
January 18, 2005
it should be an a school i think the program its great.

- submitted by a parent
July 19, 2004
Overall, I am happy with PM Wells, but there is definate room for improvement. I have children that have attended from Kindergarten to second. My bigest disappointment is that teachers now have to teach music, art and spanish to there class. I also do not like that Gym is everyday with up to 4 classes present at each class. My last complaint is that when we first started here 3 years ago, they had extra-curricular activities after school, like dance, choir, cheerleading, basketball, karate, etc. They have since done away with this. I really do believe that they have some of the best teachers. They are always eager to help in any way they can, weather it be tutoring or giving you materials needed for success. They have even taken notice on a personnal level. This past year, both teachers came to see my daughters in our churches' Christmas musical.

- submitted by a parent
June 25, 2004
Overall I am pleased with the education my child received this year, his teacher was wonderful. I am very happy with the work that she did with my child. However it seems that many employees of this school (teachers and others) are not pleased with their jobs, I was told that many employees, including some teachers wanted to resign at the end of this year. I would like for administration to look into this. Perhaps there is something that they could be doing better.

- submitted by a parent
May 24, 2004
The staff has had to undergo many changes in the few short years the school has been open. I have had disagreements with the staff in the past and have found them willing to listen to problems and attempt their best to fix them and work with families.

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May 21, 2004
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- submitted by a parent
May 18, 2004
PM Wells looked like it had lots of potential when it was first established. My children have gone to school there since they first opened their doors and were in portables. They promised class sized of no more than 15. Currently there are 27 students in my daughters 6th grade class and 26 in my sons 4th grade class. The administration of the school and the teachers have almost entirely changed in the 3 years its been established and it hasn't been for the best. They made the school day longer this year to teach more, but they start to pack up for the day earlier too. I am seriously considering moving my kids out of PM Wells/Foundation. It's not what I thought it would be.

- submitted by a parent
May 15, 2004
There are pros and cons to this school. One pro being the indivdual attention your child receives. One con being the lack of parent involvement.

- submitted by a parent
May 04, 2004
My child has gone to PM Wells since the day it opened. Overall, I think it is a good school and I would recommend the school to another parent. However, I do have one major complaint. I think they are excellent with the students, but the communication with the parents is poor (i.e. getting informaton on events the day of, or day before). In addition, I do not like the way parents are treated by the staff. They often take the position of blaming the parents and not taking the parents advice or opinions seriously. I continue to keep my child at PM Wells strictly because I think they provide a good education for their students.

- submitted by a parent
April 23, 2004
The teachers at this school are excellent no complaints at all about them. but, there is no parent particapation in almost anything except field trips. PTO is a total loss. And the school is very unorganized in respect to how they have the car riders picked up. Parents come in in the outgoing turn lanes. I have seen sereral close calls with parents going to turn out and someone turning in almost hitting each other head on. Its crazy, and they don't seem to care enough to do anything about it.

- submitted by a parent
February 20, 2004
The school promises you small class sizes but there are classes with over 25 students in them. The administration does not support the teachers (who are wonderful). the kids don't have music, art or computer lab classes. there are no extra curricular activeties except basketball for the middle school. I give this school two thumbs down.

- submitted by a parent
January 29, 2004
This schools administration does not support the teachers in anything. Encore at this school is a joke. Children are being cheated out of a regular art, and music classes. They have teachers teaching those classes that are not certified in those areas. The regular education teachers are great, and are caring towards their students. That is the only positive thing about this school. The class size is a joke. In some classes they have more than 25 students. A parent would not be statisified at this school.

- submitted by a community member
November 19, 2003
As a parent at pm wells, the dean and the principal do not have much control over the children and the displine is done only by teachers. When a child is sent to the principal or dean, they are sent back to class like nothing happened. The parent and teacher participation do poorly on pto functions. The teachers attend the meetings and nothing else - how can a school run with no involvement after school? The other charter schools have several extracurricular activities for the whole school - here there is only basketball for the middle school. What about the elementary schoo?

- submitted by a parent
November 16, 2003
I have taught at various other schools and I have to say that the administration is some of the most efficient, knowledgeable, and understanding of any I have ever worked under. Marie Cashion is an excellent principal and I would recommend other professional colleagues to come here if they want a true home with people who genuinely care about you and don't just treat you as a statistic.

- submitted by a teacher
November 05, 2003
The staff at PM Wells and Foundation Middle work very hard to ensure that students are successful academically. Parents are very involved which a tremendous help for teachers and other staff. Many outside school events have been offered this year with great participation. I love this school!

- submitted by a community member
no rating October 15, 2003
I have been a part of PM Wells since we opened the doors and I love this school! It is more like a family then any other school environment that I have found. The teachers care about the students and offer experiences that you can't get at all schools. With learning centers and a hands on approach the students have the best learning experience possible.

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September 23, 2003
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- submitted by a parent
September 21, 2003
I change my kids from another school, on that other school I have some problems with the teachers of one of my kids, because they don't care for those students. But on P. M. Wells the teachers are terrific, they listen and treat the students like humans. And the staff are really polite with the parents.

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September 10, 2003
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- submitted by a community member
September 10, 2003
This school lacks any good leadership, and seems to be run like a business. There is no communication amongst the teachers and the administration.

- submitted by a parent
September 10, 2003
The statistics on class size are inaccurate. My child has attended the school for 2 years now and he has had anywhere from 25-28 students in his class. This is typical of all the classes at the school.

- submitted by a parent
September 07, 2003
This is our 3rd year at PM Wells and it is our school of choice because they offer a diverse curriculum that involves science, reading, math and social studies. The teachers are dedicated, hardworking and very professional. This year our everall parental involvement has gone up dramatically and I know it will show in our students success.

- submitted by a parent
July 30, 2003
As a past faculty member I can say that this school truly lacks a principal with leadership skills. The teacher quality for the most part was excellent. Currently half of the staff has left the school. All the good teachers left! There is hardly any parental involvement. The Dean of students does not adequately discipline students. The overall quality of this school is bad!

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PM Wells Charter Academy
2426 Remington Blvd, Kissimmee, FL  34744
(321) 697-1020
Last modified PM Wells Charter Academy is a Charter school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
PM Wells Charter Academy Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 81 reviews. Top