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Forestville, MD

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3300 Newkirk Ave
Forestville, MD 20747

(301) 817-0455
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September 02, 2014
My experience with the registration process was horrible. My daughter is attending this school through the T.A.G. program and I had to jump through hurdles getting her registered. I initially took her record with all necessary documents about two week before school started and left them with Ms. Gray to give to Mr. Owens (the registar). I called the follow Monday to see if my daughter was registered and ready to start the first day of school but I still had problems getting answers, after several messages left for the registar, visits to the school and her records being misplaced, she was finally registered about a week after school started. All thanks to the counselor Ms. Richardson she was a huge help in expediting the process. I thought that was the end of my problems. Then came my issues with requesting transportation. Long story short transportation was not requested correctly I spoke to Ms. Owens again and she assured me everything was done, but it wasn't. On our next conversation she apologized and said she make a mistake and she'd get it taken care of right away......So now I wait. I pray this is the last of my worries and issues with Longfield Elementary.

- submitted by a parent
October 26, 2013
This is a great school! My son has been a student at Longfields for 3 years in the TAG program. The quality of his education is top notch. His teachers are energetic knowledgeable and make learning fun; from field trips to unique projects they find different ways to teach the students. Also, the foreign language and music classes are a huge plus. We struggled with taking our son from his zoned school to move him here but I know that was the right decision.

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August 05, 2013
this school actually satisfies me and i absoulutley love the clubs the school has like GEMS mentouring program for girls. the program guides my daughter by doing fun things and sitting down to have talks, just for girls! i also like MOT that guides and mentours my son to become a good child and a good man in the future. this school's testing scores are good and i love the way the teachers sit down with my child so they know exactly what to do. i think this school was a good decision for my child.

- submitted by a parent
February 25, 2011
My daughter attends this school and enjoys it very much. They offer a great variety of programs and have a wonderful TAG program. My daughter took Chinese for the first quarter of the year and is now taking Italian. They also have a good music program.

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March 31, 2009
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September 30, 2008
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February 08, 2008
Our four-year-old daughter attends Longfields, and we are quite satisfied with the school. She had been attending a private preschool before, and we found that the 'abecca' ciriculum there was much too rigid; her potential wasn't being tapped-into. Now; however, she is able to use various manipulatives in class. They offer a variety of field trips. Students are encouraged to participate in contests. They are given ample homework and study packets, even during breaks. Most importantly, we can rest assured that our daughter is being taught based on the national standards, so she will be able to compete successfully with other children when she enters Kindergarten and beyond.

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March 29, 2005
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Longfields Elementary School
3300 Newkirk Ave, Forestville, MD  20747
(301) 817-0455
Last modified Longfields Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Longfields Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 8 reviews. Top