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PK-5
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Oklahoma City, OK
Students enrolled: 398

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1609 Felix Place
Oklahoma City, OK 73110

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(405) 739-1661
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April 23, 2014
The teachers in this school are amazing, but due to the high student to teacher ratio (25:1 not 17) it makes it hard for the children to keep up with the advanced curriculum. The stress my children endure in kindergarten is a bit heartbreaking. Though the teachers are wonderful, the office staff is equally despicable, going so far as to make snide remarks when you walk in late due to a flat tire. Very judgemental. Principle being the rudest one. Be prepared, they chuckle at parents dressed less than perfect. If you don't have perfect blonde hair and a okie prep accent, you will feel distinctly less than...as will your children. If the school were under a different principle, I believe the office would be different and CE would be amazing!

- submitted by a parent
October 30, 2013
I love this school! The teachers are wonderful. At a recent ceremony they honored classes that had everyone of the students making A's and B's. Again, this was entire classes. The neighborhood is very safe and quiet as well. Great area!

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 06, 2009
Country Estates has made a big difference in my granddaughters' learning abilities.

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 06, 2009
The teachers seem to really care for the educadtion of the students.

- submitted by a community member
no rating August 17, 2009
My kids are new at country estates school and they like it

- submitted by a parent
October 25, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
July 29, 2006
My children have never attended another school,Country Estates is the best.The teachers are wonderful and Mrs. Laakman is very good at what she does.I love it that she knows every child and their parents ,and sometimes even grandparents. I could not do it.Great job C.E staff!!

- submitted by a parent
May 21, 2006
Country Estates is a great school. My oldest daughter went there from K-6th grade and now my youngest daughter is going there. The principal is GREAT also. Mrs. Laakman greets all the children when they are coming in, she also greets the afternoon chilren. She knows all their names. The teachers are also great. You can't go wrong with COUNTRY ESTATES!!

- submitted by a parent
November 18, 2005
I love this school! We are out of district, but transferred into Country Estates. This school follows the Expectations Curriculum, which advances the children's education while teaching good behavior, rules, responsibility and attitude. I am proud of what my children have learned and am amazed at their courtesy and respect that they show towards everyone, young and old. Mrs Laakman is an excellent principal, I haven't met a teacher I haven't liked and I feel secure knowing my children feel the same way.

- submitted by a parent
November 28, 2004
This is my daughters second year at CE. The principal is amazing, she is very personable.I love that she is there to greet my daughter (by name) almost every morning when she walks through that door. My daughter has also had two very good teachers that have done amazing work with her. I looked for a long time to buy my first house and the school system was my main concern. I'm happy to say my years of searching paid off! Thanks, CE staff for all you do!

- submitted by a parent
November 05, 2004
I am very happy with this school! The teachers and Principal are wonderful. I thank god that my kids came from a school that was extremly racist and into a school that loves them and doesn't judge them because of the color of their skin.

- submitted by a parent
August 31, 2003
We had lived in the Country Estates area. We moved and chose to keep our children at CE. The principal is amazing. She is 'hands on' in every aspect of the school. The teachers care about the students and provide excellent classes.

- submitted by a parent
August 31, 2003
I have had two children attend CE, and its staff works to assist every child reach his or her potential. Mrs. Laakman is an outstanding role model, not only to the children and parents, but also to her high quality staff. She sets high standards and expectations and then she helps everyone achieve the same. The teachers are wonderful about helping the parents work with the children at home and the home assignments are stimulating and relevant to the classroom tasks. They realize that this won't be the last school, but the first, so the students and parents are prepared for junior high and beyond. We love the caring attitude and quality of education at Country Estates.

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Country Estates Elementary School
1609 Felix Place, Oklahoma City, OK  73110
(405) 739-1661
Last modified Country Estates Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Country Estates Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 13 reviews. Top