Tons of potential. There are a many great teachers, but this place seems to have some underlying issues. There is another new principal this year, but so far she is doing better than the rest. There are plenty of programs, and parent involvment is high. With the right leadership Hometown could be an A school.
I have to say this school has improved greatly in the last 3 years. The office staff is very nice and the quality of teachers being hired has greatly improved. I am impressed how much is being taught at the Kindergarten level. My 3rd grader seems to be enjoying school as well. I like where this school seems to be headed. They seem genuinely concerned about the well fare of the students. It seems much more nuturing and inviting with out sacrificing a quality education.
Hometown elementary is a great school.I moved to hometown the summer before my oldest son started kindergarten.He hardly talked,had many Developmental Disabilities.He was screened right away in the beginning of the year.and as placed in his home school in the right class for him...Hometown also has a great speech teacher she worked really hard with him back then at the end of the year everybody was able to understand him she is great..the ptp class in special ed is great and also the principle can be a bit tough at times but she does do a lot for this school and is doing a great job Thank you