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School leader:  Ken Proctor
370 Old Ivy Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30342

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(404) 802-3850
(404) 842-3046
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53 reviews

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Amount of homework: Don't know
Submitted by a parent · October 15, 2015
The homework was nothing but busy work to give the illusion of serving a purpose -- it was mostly worksheets or iXL, which I found to be very punitive. My child's teacher didn't even see homework let alone correct it: she had a student do it.... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 15, 2015
When considering Sarah Smith for your child, understand it is two very different schools under one name: the K-2 campus and the 3-5 campus. The Pros: The teachers at the K-2 campus over overwhelmingly supportive, caring and engaged & seem... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very ineffective
Submitted by a parent · September 28, 2015
The grammatical errors that come home on communications are egregious. I am appalled. It seems like few have advanced degrees and attend programs to further their research and education. Teaching seems more like a hobby or babysitting for most... more

Amount of homework: Not enough
Submitted by a parent · September 28, 2015
Compared to children at other schools around Atlanta, our homework is busy work and not thought provoking or that which develops critical thinking/reasoning. I am disappointed.

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Smith Elementary School
370 Old Ivy Rd NE, Atlanta, GA  30342
(404) 802-3850
Last modified Smith Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Smith Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 53 reviews. Top