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How would you rate your experience at this school?
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26 OVERALL RATINGS

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Do you feel this school develops honesty, integrity, and fairness in its students?
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Currently, most people answered Strongly agree (6 responses)
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Do you feel this school develops compassion, caring, and empathy in its students?
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Currently, most people answered Strongly agree (6 responses)
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Do you feel this school develops respect in its students?
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Currently, most people answered Strongly agree (4 responses)
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Do you feel this school develops persistence, grit, and determination in its students?
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Currently, most people answered Strongly agree (5 responses)
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How do you feel about the amount of homework given at this school?
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Currently, most people answered Just right (4 responses)
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How effective do you feel the teachers are at this school?
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Currently, most people answered Very effective (5 responses)
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Is there someone at this school who you want to say "thanks" to?
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Currently, most people answered Teacher (3 responses)
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There are 66 reviews about all of the school topics.

Review comments


Harbison West Elementary School 5

Posted June 30, 2016
- a community member
My children attended this school and it is excellent. I suspect that any poor reviews are submitted by parents whose children present problems in any school. There are many ethnicities represented at this school and that makes it a much better education for all. Former HWES parent

Harbison West Elementary School
Grateful to: Teacher

Posted December 10, 2015
- a parent
My child is a student in the Escolares program at HWES. Prior to tranferring to HWES for Escolares he was bored in his classes. He is now being challenged to learn and do more. I am very thankful for the many opportunities for him that are available at HWES.


Harbison West Elementary School
Develops empathy: Strongly agree

Posted December 10, 2015
- a parent
HWES staff gives students many opportunities to be good citizens, through donations of items for those in need, and service opportunities to help others.

Harbison West Elementary School 5

Posted December 10, 2015
- a parent
Great administration and staff that really seem to care about the needs of the student and the community.

Harbison West Elementary School
Grateful to: Parent

Posted December 10, 2015
- a community member
Not only do you enrich my child mind, but you encourage him to be a contributing member of his community.


Harbison West Elementary School 5

Posted December 10, 2015
- a teacher
The school have a great environment. The Staff and Teachers make education a joy. Thanks to all.

Harbison West Elementary School
Grateful to: Teacher

Posted December 10, 2015
- a teacher
Thanks to Mrs Stevens and Mrs Knoche, they are the BEST team educating 5th graders.

Harbison West Elementary School
Grateful to: School leader

Posted December 09, 2015
- a teacher
Our administrative team is fantastic! They treat the staff members respectfully and fairly. They are a very professional trio.


Harbison West Elementary School
Develops grit: Strongly agree

Posted December 09, 2015
- a teacher
Expectations are set high and the children, teachers, and staff are held accountable to rise to any occasion. The administrators treat faculty, staff, parents and students alike, with respect. This encourages everyone to strive to be the best!

Harbison West Elementary School
Develops respect: Strongly agree

Posted December 09, 2015
- a teacher
School wide expectations are put in place. All students are expected to adhere to them. Our teachers are very conscious of the expectations and create memorable teaching moments to remind students to be respectful to all who enter the doors of Harbison West.

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Harbison West Elementary School
257 Crossbow Drive, Columbia, SC  29212
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 66 reviews. (803) 476-3800
Last modified Harbison West Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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