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Bristow, VA
Students enrolled: 790

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8990 Worthington Dr
Bristow, VA 20136

(703) 753-7741
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Map of Bristow Run Elementary School address.
Develops honesty: Strongly agree
June 22, 2015
This school has an great environment and the teachers are great. They use state of the art learning tools and education material.

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June 22, 2015
This school is awesome. I moved to my house because of this school. They are warm and welcoming and the staff si caring and pro-active

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Amount of homework: Just right
June 22, 2015
This school is awesome. I moved to my house because of this school. They are warm and welcoming and the staff si caring and pro-active

- submitted by a parent

June 21, 2015
There is a great atmosphere in the building, the students feel like the are welcomed and the admin and teachers reply care.

- submitted by a community member

March 01, 2015
I have 2 children at Bristow Run. The teachers are fantastic and the school is so very welcoming to parents. My kids are learning and are happy to go to school every day.

- submitted by a parent

April 24, 2014
I have two children attend BRES. I absolutely love it. The administration is very easy to deal with and very helpful. In particular, Mr. Baldwin, the assistant principal, is very helpful when navigating the IEP/504 process. Another commenter said the teachers weren't quite as good as they once were, but I disagree. We did lose a handful of great teachers, but the ones who stayed are wonderful! Of course, there are a few duds here and there, but you will find that anywhere. Overall an excellent school.

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February 22, 2013
I'm excited that Bristow Run is now part of the Global Schools Initiative. Only 3 schools in Prince William County were chosen for the program. My first grader is learning about the geography and culture of countries around the world, and she loves it! The principal and assistant principal are very caring and dedicated to the students and staff. Three of our kids have gone to Bristow Run, and we've been very happy with the wonderful teachers, the curriculum and level of academic challenge, communication with parents, and the leadership team. We also have enjoyed the great PTO activities. The school has always been terrific, but it's even better now that it's not overcrowded anymore, like it was until 2011.

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February 21, 2013
BRES is not quite what it used to be as many of the better teachers followed the previous principal to form a new school elsewhere in the county in 2011. All in all, it is still a good school. It is just not quite as good as it used to be.

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August 12, 2012
Fantastic school! Great teachers, fantastic Principal and Assistant Principal. Top notch programs along with wonderful volunteers, admin staff, etc. This is a very friendly school with outstanding staff at all levels. I could not ask for a better school for my kids!

- submitted by a parent

August 15, 2011
Truly one of the BEST. Teacher communication is wonderful, and Mrs. Werle takes the time to address parent concerns. Parent volunteers are extraordinary, and we couldn't be happier sending our kids here.

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September 17, 2010
The principal addresses individual concerns with amazing patience and understanding! Not mentioning his devotion in all the activities...

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March 09, 2010
This school is awesome. I moved to my house because of this school. They are warm and welcoming and the staff si caring and pro-active

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March 10, 2009
This is the friendliest school I have ever been involved with. The teachers are knowledgable and obviously doing what they love...teaching our children. I couldn't ask for any more for my kids!

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February 24, 2009
I moved my 2nd grader to this school from out of state and I am amazed with the teacher involvement both inside and outside of the classroom. Everyday my child's teacher communicates through notes or emails about what is going on in the classroom and with my child personally. The school has a weekly newsletter and constant extracurricular activities and functions. This is the most involved public school! We couldn't ask for a more nurturing environment.

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October 09, 2008
My son attended BRE from K-4 - until a job relocation took us out of state. This school is EXCELLENT. The entire staff is wonderful -- you have to love a school where the principal takes the time to learn all of the student's names! We were really impressed with the anti-bulling campain. The guidance staff is attentive and quick to assist in any way they can. The teachers are all top-notch and really listen to the kids! We were really sad to leave this school. We have not been successful in finding a school as good as BRE. My son comments everyday about how disorganized his new school is...and is NOTHING like BRE.

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August 10, 2008
My daughter is a student at Bristow Run and we love it! She is very happy there and the teachers have been really great. The principal and admin staff are all very approachable and the kids really love them. I can't say enough great things about the teachers. I'm so glad my kids are in this school district!

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November 20, 2007
My two children go the Bristow Run and love it! The teachers are all top notch and wonderful. They truly care about the children. The Principal and Assistant Principal are strong leaders and very involved in the school! They have numerous educational programs to enhance their curriculum. I could not ask for a better education than the one they are receving now. I can't say enough about this wonderful school!

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January 27, 2006
We as well as my daughter love Bristow Run. They offer numerous extracuricular activities and programs after school. They also offer music, art, foreign language, computer, science during the school day. There are always many parents volunteering at the school everyday, all with smiles on their faces. Our daughter is now in 4th grade and we have loved every teacher and she has not had one bad experience. The principal is excellent, he is very involved and active with the children. Overall, I'd give Bristow Run an A+.

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August 10, 2005
My kids loved this school. they loved the school song and all of their teachers were excellent.

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April 21, 2004
My 2 sons have attended this school for 5 yrs. We love it! We have always felt welcome, the school is full of parent volunteers all the time! We think the teachers are awesome, and are very pleased with the level of instruction our boys have received. We won't move so we can finish our children's elementary education here!

- submitted by a parent

August 17, 2003
Bristow Run Elementary School far exceeds my expectations. The quality of the teachers is the highest I've seen in any school and the leadership under Mr. Andrew Buchheit and Ms. Jo Linda Toth is the best in the area.

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Bristow Run Elementary School
8990 Worthington Dr, Bristow, VA  20136
(703) 753-7741
Last modified Bristow Run Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Bristow Run Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 31 reviews. Top