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Nettie Davis Elementary School

Public | K-1 | 156 students

 

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Posted September 19, 2009

I totally disagree with the previous poster. We have had only positive times at this school. We had a 2nd year teacher and she was amazing. No issues at all. She was wonderful keeping fun and control.
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Posted December 29, 2005

My son is in kindergarten. This is our first year dealing with a public school and we are truly disappointed with this school. My son attended a private pre-school last year, that had better control of the classroom than his teacher now.(Same number of students, too) the best word to describe my sons teacher is inexperienced...In a bad way. She has a 'young' attitude, and the children do not look at her as a leader. (Yet they easily asses the parent helper as the leader.) The principal of this school is managing two schools, and is rarely at this one. He is defensive about the teachers shortcomings and uninterested in many parents ideas for improvement. He and the staff are 'small town politicians' they try to please the 'power' player parents they don't feel the need to consider the everyday parents or kids.
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 87% 51%
Two or more races 6% 3%
Hispanic 5% 24%
Black 1% 18%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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495 North 4th Street
Watseka, IL 60970
Phone: (815) 432-2112

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