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School leader:  Shannon Rodgers
5320 Rebecca Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46835

(260) 467-6150
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Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · January 30, 2016
The principal, Mrs. Rodgers is awesome. She has a common sense approach to everything and you can tell the staff is comfortable around her. So far, Mrs. Bellinger & Miss Waite have been the best teachers!

Teacher effectiveness: Effective
Submitted by a parent · January 30, 2016
Shambaugh teachers generally don't require students to remain in their desks for long periods. Even if they are reading, they are encouraged to find a comfortable spot in the room. I think they understand kids will check out if they become to... more

Amount of homework: Not enough
Submitted by a parent · January 30, 2016
There is very little homework. If it weren't for my sons planner, I wouldn't know what he's learning in school. That can make it hard for parents to support the school's agenda.

Develops grit: Agree
Submitted by a parent · January 30, 2016
Shambaugh offers their students academic challenges consistently. The work gets harder as the year progresses and I think they don't obsess with standardized tests to gain learning. They're are many hands on projects instead. I wish though that... more

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Willard Shambaugh Elementary School
5320 Rebecca Street, Fort Wayne, IN  46835
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 24 reviews. (260) 467-6150
Last modified Willard Shambaugh Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.