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3541 Jack Drive
Troy, MI 48084

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July 26, 2014
In reality, this school is "above average" academically, as most of the students have parents who are education-focused and have reasonably high expectations of their children academically. Clearly (and thankfully), the staff doesn't have as hard of a job maintaining high test scores as, say, a principal in Detroit. Therefore, the administration really should have the luxury of focusing on the "extras" that make a suburban school great: character-building, community, citizenship, etc. All of these are lacking, in my opinion. The kids are generally rude and pushy, shoving in the hallways and rarely getting disciplined for disrespecting teachers. This is something the administration could get a hold on, but I find leadership lacking & complacent. By comparison, other neighboring schools really do have better-behaved kids, in my experience. Their principals maintain good citizenship programs and emphasize no-bullying as a school value. Also, there are few "extras" like an annual family dance, spring musical, or talent show. Yes, it's extra work to produce these events, but they generate school spirit and could add a sense of community to Schroeder that I find sorely lacking.

- submitted by a parent
April 02, 2014
I am very impressed with Schroede. My daughter is in 3rd grade.This is her 4th year in Scroeder,We are very happy about environment of school.All teachers are very supportive.

- submitted by a parent
September 28, 2013
I have rewritten my review of this school bc the longer we attend it, the more impressed (and less critical) I become. We recently moved to MI & were told how great the B ham/Bloomfield schools were. We rented for a school year until we found the right house. I'm so glad we didn't buy a house right away, bc we bought in Troy once we found Schroeder. The test scores exceed those at even the STEM school in B'ham. Every day my child comes home from school challenged. Also, the Troy schools are homier & less uppity than in B'ham. The principal does a solid job & runs a great school, but he can seem rather reserved. (E.G., he doesn't seem like the kind to get hit in the face w/a pie at a pep rally.) The PTO board is pretty strong, but it can seem exclusive of newcomers bc most leaders socialize via a neighborhood athletic club to which 50% of the school does not belong. So the sense of community feels somewhat fractured compared w/other schools we have attended. Still, it's a safe, nurturing environment & academics are fabulous. And that really is the point of school, right? There s no doubt your child will be prepared for middle school when leaving Schroeder.

- submitted by a parent
July 26, 2011
My son just finished the full day kindergarten at Schroeder and we love it. Mrs. Kress was attentive to my son educational needs and I could tell that she cared about my son and his education. The principal Mr. Canfield is great he knows all of his students and parents. I was shocked the first month of school he saw me in the hallway and knew my name and my son's name too. The little things are so important to me. Schroeder is the best!

- submitted by a parent
September 21, 2010
I am very happy with Schroeder. My daughter is in second grade and loves her teacher. The office staff is wonderful and there is a lot of parent involvement. I would highly recommend Schroeder to anyone.

- submitted by a parent
October 21, 2009
The teachers at Schroeder Elementary are absolutely wonderful and caring. The teaching at this school is at par with private schools. They provide a safe environment for the children to learn and grow.

- submitted by a parent
no rating August 27, 2009
My son attended kindergarten at Schroeder this past year (08-09). It was a wonderful experience. Despite some personal challenges, he was able to thrive in the classroom with the dedicated support of his teacher. The school is committed to a solid curriculum while challenging students at an appropriate comfort level.

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December 05, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
July 16, 2007
Both our girls have attended Schroeder. Mrs. Kress in Kindergarten and Mrs. Moutrie in 1st grade were exceptional. Mrs. Kress provided extra work when our daughter was getting bored (she wanted to be like her sister in 1st grade with homework). Great learning environment, clean school with many other parents that care and are involved. Eric Beeman

- submitted by a parent
January 24, 2004
Exceptional good for learning that the world isn't all white and that the world doesn't only speak English. Outstanding teaching and leadership with more parent envolvement than I've ever seen.

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Schroeder Elementary School
3541 Jack Drive, Troy, MI  48084
(248) 823-3600
Last modified Schroeder Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Schroeder Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 10 reviews. Top