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K-8 & Ungraded|Public district
488 students|Newark School District

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School leader:  Mr Clarence Allen
619 S Seventeenth St
Newark, NJ 07103

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Teacher effectiveness: Very ineffective
Submitted by a parent · June 10, 2015
After taking a poll (for my own personal knowledge), I've concluded that the teachers at this school are merely in it for the paycheck. They do not care (at least the ones I have come in contact with) and my perception is, that they are more... more

Amount of homework: Not enough
Submitted by a parent · June 10, 2015
The homework was virtually non existent. As stated before, I believe my child left the school dumber than when she entered.

Develops grit: Agree
Submitted by a parent · June 10, 2015
The one thing my child learned from attending this school was to do EVERYTHING necessary to pass her classes to ensure she did not have to spend one extra second there. She was determined to make it out of there to never return.

Develops respect: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · June 10, 2015
My child hates this school. I hate this school. The teachers talk to the students as though they are equals; therefore, causing the students to be disrespectful; and in turn the teachers, principal and staff speak to the parents as though they do... more

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South Seventeenth Street Elementary School
619 S Seventeenth St, Newark, NJ  07103
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 11 reviews. (973) 374-2570
Last modified South Seventeenth Street Elementary School is a Public school. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.