Students enrolled 676
Hours no info
School leader Ms Mellotta B. Hill
Transportation options no info
District Cumberland County Schools
Preschool capacity no info
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526 Andrews Road
Fayetteville, NC 28311

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(910) 822-5100
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4 stars
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July 04, 2014
I would like to commend Dr.Hill and the Staff of Howard Hall Elementary. I quickly learned how Blessed my daughter and I were to have attended HHEMS. From 1st-4th grade my daughter had some of the best Teachers ever(Maultsby, Smith, Barbee and Latney), where she thrived on the education and atmosphere; while maintaining Str8 A's. Due to the family relocating, my daughter had to attend Overhills Elementary. What a wasted school year...No AR or AM, no school band, no Beta Club, no AIG(only on paper), only math homework(at times), only two simple projects all year, and I couldn't Remember the Principal's name during conversations. My daughter still remained on the Principal's List(srt8 A's),only because of the work HHEMS and I had provided.. Thanks Dr.Hill and Mrs. Robinson for allowing my child to "Walk with Her True Class." HHEMS have True Leaders for our Children.

- submitted by a parent
June 10, 2014
My boys are thriving at Howard Hall. The teachers do a great job teaching and the school has a very welcoming environment.

- submitted by a parent
April 28, 2014
This school is a wonderful! And the staff is awesome, Mrs. Hill and her staff have made this school a great learning experience for my daughter, who is in the Spanish Immersion program. The children enjoy their teachers and they enjoy attending school. I only wish continued success for Howard Hall and the students.

- submitted by a parent
March 03, 2014
I love the school Mrs. Hall is one in a million she will bind over backwards for you. My oldest has been in hhes since k my second is in Spanish immersion the program is excellent its amazing to see the kids speak Spanish to one another .My car broke down and my daughters last year teacher picked my kids up and brought them home .The staff is awesome they all know my husband and i by name. The have a wonderful program for dads call watch dog's its wonderful to see Dads volunteer as you know not ever child have a father so its great for dads grandfather and uncles volunteer. Very safe and Friendly environment my kids love there school I will travel to get to Hhes.

- submitted by a parent
January 22, 2014
Howard Hall is incredible. My oldest has been attending since 2010, and I am sad that we have to move out of state and wish Howard Hall could just go with us! Mrs. Hill is an amazing principal and it's easy to see how much she genuinely cares for all of her students. The administrative staff and teachers are fantastic as well. My children love this school and we are thankful for having them in our lives for the last few years. Truly a great school and great people in it.

- submitted by a parent
December 20, 2013
At first I thought this was a great school. But I was wrong at all fronts. I used to go here when I was in second grade until I transferred to Long Hill elementary after my only school year here. I had to move to another school after my second grade year because my former teacher, Mrs. Maultsby, was cruel to me, never letting me have freedom. I also was sick and tired of uniforms. This may be a good school for kids with other teachers, but with my old teacher from that year, your happiness will be thrown out the window....for good until u transfer.

- submitted by a community member
May 28, 2013
Howard Hall elementary---- Teachers are top notch. The principal is wonderful. My girls have learned so much in Spanish immersion program. They are now fluent in Spanish.

- submitted by a parent
October 23, 2012
If I could give negative stars, I would. This is a No Child Left Behind school. So, if you have a child that is ahead, don't count on them to continue. Programs are designed so all students will graduate. Our child has never had below an A until she started attending Howard Hall. Now that we have moved, it has been showing not just our daughter, but our son. Our children was given work that they had previously done from a different school, but instead of the teachers (several) giving them new material to learn, everyone was kept on the same pace. Why, I call it No Child Left Behind. This is even after numerous visits with the teachers and the principals. I learned the hard way why Fayetteville had so many private schools, because the public ones are horrible to say the least. Yes, we spend at least 1 hour per day with our children on schoolwork.

- submitted by a parent
May 18, 2012
I must say I am really impressed with Howard Hall. My son is in third grade and has had an awesome experience this school year. There were a few situations that occurred this school year but were all handled in a professional manner. I love the involvement of the principal and staff. I have twins that will be attending school there next school year. I'm excited to have them entering into the Spanish program for kindergarteners. I love the updates by phone regularly. My son teacher is very enthused about teaching which in turn makes the students excited about learning. When we moved to NC I could not get my son to pick up a book but now I can't get him to put them down. Thanks Howard Hall for your outstanding service this school year.

- submitted by a parent
August 25, 2011
We were some what hesitant coming to this area because of the school. We did not know much. However, we took a leap of faith and are so happy we did. Just as the local communities are experiencing huge growths, so it Howard Hall... BY LEAPS AND BOUNDS. All for the good.

- submitted by a parent
December 05, 2010
My son is in the fifth grade and has attended Howard Hall since Kindergarten. The teachers and staff has been an incredible influence in his both his academic development and maturity. The staff makes academic clubs such as broadcast, the BETA club and Quiz Bowl interesting, and encourages friendly competition among classes. The facilities are adequate, but money would be well spent to improve the playground area and the resource lab. The library would also benefit from a bigger budget to update reading materials for the accelerated reader program and replace many books which are falling apart. This school has been extremely military friendly and supportive of issues from multiple deployments. I highly recommend Howard Hall to any incoming military families.

- submitted by a parent
May 03, 2010
I think all the teachers have a very positive attitute towards learning. Everything is bright and cheery in the classrooms! And the dress code is a wonderful way of keeping the children less 'aware' of clothing so they can focus on learning. My only 2 wishes are..and if this school could get extra funding... a better play ground and a separate accelerated learning program for gifted students.

- submitted by a parent
April 28, 2010
The only thing I can say positive is the front office staff is wonderful. We came into the school mid-year after relocated to NC. I made the mistake of asking the principal a question about the dress code. She acted insulted. And don't email or call teachers with questions - you'll never get a response. I guess I will take off work and go to the school so I can ask the teacher for a meeting. I wonder if I can charge her for my time - since she will not respond to my questions via phone or email? However she can call and email me when she needs tissues, paper or hand sanitizer. UNACCEPTABLE.

- submitted by a parent
October 26, 2009
This school is awsome my son has autistic tendancy disorder (simalar to seviere ADHD just less verbal)and here it's no big deal, the teachers are so good with him. It's been wonderful to see him start to really LIKE school, not just resess.

- submitted by a parent
March 11, 2009
Howard Hall is the best school my children have attended. I am in the military and my children have been to schools in Texas, Georgia and two schools in North Carolina. Howard Hall spends the most one on one time with their students. They offer many after school activities, as well. I have been deployed numerous times and Howard Hall has been the only school to offer a program that allows children to express their concerns and feelings to their peers going through the same situations. An awesome school and an outstanding learning environment.

- submitted by a parent
no rating February 03, 2009
Although, I missed the former principal Ms Gordy, the principal, now, Ms Robertson, is trying her ways to improve discipline among the students. I still like the idea of the principal waiting for the kids in the morning and open the car for you, (kiss and go). It is so nice to see the principal and/or the assistant principal to welcome your child having this great feeling he/she will be safe inside.

- submitted by a parent
January 29, 2009
This school has uniform which keeps the students off of there looks and more in the books

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November 30, 2008
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- submitted by a teacher
September 04, 2008
My son has came here from fl with some behavior problems they have helped me to get him back on track. With out doctors. They have helped him to eccelorate in all his class.

- submitted by a parent
no rating August 18, 2007
My daughter came to Howard Hall mid way thorugh the school year and I cannot begin to tell you how wonderful and easy they made the transition for her. The curriculum is excellent and the open communication I received from her teacher was very good. I cant wait for my son to start kindergarten this fall.

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September 22, 2006
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- submitted by a parent
June 02, 2005
Howard Hall is a great school. The staff will embrace you like you are family and your child will feel safe and welcomed. My son has had a great year and is looking forward to the next year. We will be sad to leave in the middle of the year, but we will always be greatful that our son got a good start at Howard Hall. His teacher helped him to experience school like a fun, interesting place and he loves coming to school. We can just hope that our next school is as good as Howard Hall.

- submitted by a parent
May 20, 2005
Parents who appreciate good teachers, caring office staff, and neat ideas will enjoy the smaller sized K-5 Howard Hall. My children (4th and 1st) have worked hard and have made great leaps this year. Their teachers knew them well and were always challenging them, not teaching to a test. The 'specials' are all available and teachers lead extracurriculars such as drama, Battle of the Books, Beta Club etc. without extra pay. It is a good mix of military and civilian parents and evening events have a decent turn out. The library is excellent. The principal is always available and very experienced. No school is perfect, but the Howard Hall environment is friendly and professional and an involved parent will enjoy the school. We are sad to leave it.

- submitted by a parent
August 15, 2004
Howard Hall is a fantastic school. The teachers and staff are woonderful. Your child isn't treated like just another face in the hall, but like one of the family. Your child will be recognized as the individual he or she is. It is a wonderful learning environment. You could not ask for better!

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June 22, 2004
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Howard L Hall Elementary
526 Andrews Road, Fayetteville, NC  28311
(910) 822-5100
Last modified Howard L Hall Elementary is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Howard L Hall Elementary Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 27 reviews.