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School leader:  Ms Brenda Herman
2600 Buena Vista Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27104

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(336) 727-2244
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BASIC INFORMATION

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  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Drawing / Sketching
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26 reviews

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Recent Comments


Teacher effectiveness: Very ineffective
Submitted by a parent · August 12, 2015
As I said before my son was held back in Kindergarten. He was not challenged or taught to be successful or give his best effort. I was highly disappointed in his unprofessional and honestly lazy at times teacher.

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · August 12, 2015
Kindergarten did not have much homework but an occasional reading assignment. It would be good to do something besides a 'weekly reader'. Reading is very important, but so are math and other subjects.

Develops grit: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · August 12, 2015
My son was not challenged at all in his year here. He was held back if anything. They would not give him extra work to keep him from being bored after completing assignments below his ability. This cased him to not try his best on... more

Develops empathy: Neutral
Submitted by a parent · August 12, 2015
I put neutral because I think the school is very unaware of this and does not actively teach these things based on what my son learned in his first year there.

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Whitaker Elementary
2600 Buena Vista Road, Winston-Salem, NC  27104
(336) 727-2244
Last modified Whitaker Elementary is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Whitaker Elementary Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 26 reviews. Top