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School leader:  Ms. PreeAnn Johnson
5000 Polk Ave
Alexandria, VA 22304

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(703) 461-4180
(703) 751-8614
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Submitted by a parent · January 19, 2016
Great school..! My daughter attends this school her teachers are friendly. It's in a nice Neighborhood.

Submitted by a parent · November 02, 2015
We have 2 children at Polk and have been very happy here. It's a great, diverse community and we've seen options grow during our years as parents. Polk's After School Clubs options are growing and communication is improving thanks to a very... more

Submitted by a parent · February 07, 2015
My child has had excellent teachers at James K. Polk: very communicative and involved, with a true understanding of what a child needs in the classroom. The PTA at this school is fantastic and there is a great sense of community and involvement... more

Submitted by a parent · January 13, 2015
Polk serves a wonderfully diverse, culturally rich community. This is such an incredible plus, but is too often undervalued. It has an administration that has been exceptionally supportive of involved parenting. And it is on the upswing in so... more

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James K Polk Elementary School
5000 Polk Ave, Alexandria, VA  22304
(703) 461-4180
Last modified James K Polk Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
James K Polk Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 27 reviews. Top