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12260 McDonald Chapel Dr
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
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  • Transportation
    Buses / vans shared with other schools...
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Instrumental and theory music lessons
  • Sports
    Gymnastics
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Teacher effectiveness: Agree
Submitted by a parent · September 14, 2016
Like all schools, some are good, some aren't so good. It is a roll of the dice. The administration decides classroom assignments and due to overcrowding, changes cannot be made.

Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a parent · September 14, 2016
Homework assignments are fair, but like all schools in the county, testing is valued to an unrealistic degree. "Meeting the metrics" matters more to the district than students' well being. This is a larger issue that the school cannot fight alone.

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · September 14, 2016
TMES is a good school, but there are underlying problems that will only get worse. The school is overcrowded, so resources are strained. The teachers, administration and staff are good, but there is not a lot they can do most of the time because... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 05, 2014
I have a child on his third year going to TMES I love this school, love the teachers, principal, administrative staff, etc. My son has an IEP due to a language disorder and ADHD and the teachers have been great with him. The staff involved in the... more

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Last modified: September 14, 2016
Last modified Thurgood Marshall Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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