Students enrolled 867
School leader BRANDI LEWIS
District Mesquite Isd

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4836 Shands Drive
Mesquite, TX 75150

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(972) 290-4020
(972) 290-4030
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3 stars
Based on 9 ratings

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April 11, 2014
Very poor.... they do not communicate with the parents and the principal likes to send a third party to do their jobs rather than do it themselves. If you have a child in special education do not go to this school very unorganized and disrespectful...

- submitted by a parent
December 14, 2011
Love the school and the staff is great! My son has attended Shands since kinder and he is so advance in his work.

- submitted by a parent
July 01, 2010
My daughter loved this school. The teachers and staff were excellent. She learned so much at this school that once she transferred to another school she was too advanced for her class. We are moving back to the area so that she can go back to Shands.

- submitted by a parent
June 11, 2008
My child excelled so much this year. His teacher was wonderful, and the administrators are very supportive.

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August 22, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
May 19, 2006
This is not a good school. It is very overcrowded.

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May 08, 2006
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- submitted by a parent
January 25, 2005
There isn't much parental involvement- too many illegals. There is a lack of extracurricular activities, but I will say there are some outstanding teachers here doing the best they can.

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April 30, 2004
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Shands Elementary School
4836 Shands Drive, Mesquite, TX  75150
(972) 290-4020
Last modified Shands Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Shands Elementary School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top