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School leader:  Ms Laura Dixon
4340 Beaty Rd
Gastonia, NC 28056

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
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  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Choir / Chorus, Drama, Ceramics, Painting...
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34 reviews

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1 STAR
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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · April 20, 2016
I'm a firm believer that in order to have a great school you have to have great leadership. I've had three of my children attend this school and while it was at one time an incredible school, I have watched it deteriorate. I have witnessed... more

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Submitted by a community member · November 24, 2015
My grandson has the best teacher around! He is in the EC classroom with Ms. Stewart and she expects the best from him at all times. She holds him accountable for the things he needs to be responsible for. There are wonderful TA's also in the class... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 07, 2015
I wish I could give it a 0 star! I wish I could tell the world how bad this school really is! Please think twice before you put your child here! I do not want any child to go through what we have been through! It's awful!

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Submitted by a parent · October 07, 2014
Run do not walk as far away from this school as possible! They do not care about your children! They only care about how your children make them look. Over the years I have discovered many lies from both the teachers and Ms.Dixon. There are a hand... more

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W A Bess Elementary School
4340 Beaty Rd, Gastonia, NC  28056
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 34 reviews. (704) 866-6075
Last modified W A Bess Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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