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5500 Manchaca Road
Austin, TX 78745

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(512) 386-3650
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February 02, 2011
DELL VALLE SCHOOL HORNSBY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IS THE BEST SCHOOL DISTRICT MY KIDS HAS EVER HAD. Is incredible how they have worked so hard with my kids on my 1st year here in the state of TX and their grades were above of what they have now on this other school Hart Elementary school which teachers do not work at all and over the past 2 years almost 50% of the kids have not passed the state Tax test. Incredible.

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February 02, 2011
Best School Ever!!! This is the best school in Austin TX since I1st came to the states of Tx this school has gave my kids the excellent teaches in my 1st year here in tx. Not only that but the staff is excellent great motivations for the kids my kids grades went up even when they game here without knowing ESL they learned fast. Principal's are Excellent. The Community Liaison The Best ever I've seen. 10 stars up for this school district ;)

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October 02, 2008
This is my child's second year attending Hornsby she is currently a 1st grader. I don't have any major complaints but I agree with the first parent that more math based curriculms would benefit the students all the way around. I do like their emphasis on reading and a few of the first grade teachers seem to have a good handle on their students disclipline wise which I definetly like. All around good school but I agree the gifted and talented programs need to be stepped up a notch.

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August 02, 2008
My son has grown both socially and academically at HDE. The new principal is very visible and involved. I think the brighter students should have more challenged activities rather than be limited by the average student. I think a better, more clear Math curriculum would help with TAKS tests. I have seen two teachers (not my son's) who could be more discreet when correcting in front of others. We have been pleasantly surprised by our son's teachers and their caring nature.

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Hornsby-Dunlap Elementary School
5500 Manchaca Road, Austin, TX  78745
(512) 386-3650
Last modified Hornsby-Dunlap Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Hornsby-Dunlap Elementary School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top