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902 Colerick Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46806

(260) 467-8875
(260) 467-8924
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October 16, 2013
This is the 3rd year my son has gone to this school and I must say, I think it is getting much better reviews than this school deserves. This is the second year in a row that the teacher has just "given up" on my child. He has trouble writing and not one of the teachers or one of the 2 aids in the classroom have even attempted to help him. The first semester is not even up yet and already they are talking about leaving him back next year. The last 2 teachers have said that he is very bright and knows the answers but can not write them down properly. I have requested learning disorder testing to find out why he is having so much trouble writing but they have said that they do not do that. It took complaining to the school board to get them to begin the testing process. I am strongly considering changing schools, the only thing keeping him there is not wanting to take him from the friends he has been with since pre k. However hearing not 1 but 2 teachers say that they "give up" on a child who is having trouble only with his hand writing and struggles some with math comprehension seems extremely ridiculous to me.

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October 10, 2013
The school is good for creative little minds because they offer special art/music/drama classes before school at very little cost. However, they are not reasonable in regards to some behavior of children in the lower grade levels. My child pointed their finger like a gun at a friend and was written up with such vigor that it was as if they had a real weapon. They veered from their standard, written class protocol for behavior and consequences and did not report to us, the parents when it first occurred, but kept us in the dark.

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September 21, 2013
This school is innovative, creative, loving and an understanding environment for all children. It is an arts magnet school. Lots of creativity with art mediums, music and dance.

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April 01, 2013
I love the students of Weisser Park and they are guided by hard working and dedicating staff members. At this school everyone plays a huge part in the development of the children that attend.

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July 19, 2011
Both of my children also went there. It's a spectacular school. I would recommend this school to anyone.

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April 24, 2010
Weisser Park is a magnet arts school where each child is made to feel a part of the family. Parents are welcome to visit anytime. All the volunteer hours help make it the best school!!!

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July 29, 2008
Great academics, superb offering of arts options. Everything from musical instruments to dance, drama, and even Taiko drumming! Impressive! I also extremely appreciate the very professional attitude that the school takes with each student's school career. The school is also very insistent that students treat each other with kindness and respect, and I feel that the kids who leave there are well-rounded, considerate people.

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May 28, 2008
I am very pleased with the support of my soon to be 4th grader. So much, my kindergardener will also attend next year. And this is after years of private schools.

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April 09, 2006
Excellent!! The school has giving my children so much confidence, strength, and a postive self image of themselves. The staff at Weisser Park has a caring and loving spirit toward the children. My children have been able to try diffent avenues of the arts and enjoy all they have learned. I would recommend Weisser Park to anyone who wants their child to excel!

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July 29, 2004
Weisser park elementary is an excellent school! both of my daughters attend Weisser and I feel they are getting an excellent education. I would recommend this school to anyone. The teachers are great and they really do care. They have a wonderful arts program.

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January 03, 2004
The excellent staff at Weisser Park makes this the best elementary school in the fwcs district! The emphasis on fine arts helps mold a well rounded, confident student, and the climate at the school creates a positive learning environment for kids. We give Weisser Park an A+!

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November 04, 2003
Weisser Park Elementary is an exceptional school. The teachers are fabulous! They are very gifted, caring, and above all want the children to learn! They are great at providing new experiences for the children. The music and arts program have allowed my daughter to try many new things at a very young age. I cannot say enough positive things about Weisser!

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Weisser Park Elementary School
902 Colerick Street, Fort Wayne, IN  46806
(260) 467-8875
Last modified Weisser Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades 1-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Weisser Park Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. Top