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School leader:  Kristi Surfus
801 East Houston Street
Garrett, IN 46738

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(260) 357-3112
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Sports
    Cross country, Football, Soccer, Volleyball
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11 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Supports LD students: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a community member · October 23, 2016
I tried telling them my daughter was ADHD and that she wouldn't be able to learn properly if it was all on the ipad because she just doesn't stay focused like that. Their only solution was to dope her up. That's always their solution; lets make... more

Amount of homework: Disagree
Submitted by a community member · October 23, 2016
They attempt to have the children do everything on computers and don't even teach cursive handwriting anymore and that is just pure laziness.

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · March 25, 2009
We moved here last summer from California and my boys are doing great at J E Ober. The teachers and staff are really involved in making sure the kids stay on task and out of trouble. They found that my oldest son was a very intelligent kid and... more

Overall: no rating
Submitted by a parent · September 04, 2008
2 As beeing a parent of two children in the school, I feel that there is very big issues with involving parents. The lack of communication from teachers, and adminastration is very poor. i feel that they try to base the school only around test... more

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Last modified: October 23, 2016
Last modified J E Ober Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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