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School leader:  Mrs. Marguerite A. Pittman
60 Curtis Tignor Rd
Newport News, VA 23608

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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Choir / Chorus
  • World languages
    French, Spanish, German
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38 reviews

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Recent Comments


Teacher effectiveness: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · November 18, 2015
Wonderful teachers who actually care. Like teachers were before SOLs! I don't know if they have some sort of different training but it is seriously across the board.

Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a parent · November 18, 2015
I would say not enough, but I appreciate the child doesn't lose their whole afternoon. I admit, I dislike games as homework... They work much better than worksheets but busy days make it hard to do them with the child. I wish they would mix it up... more

Develops character: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · November 18, 2015
Stuedents are punished when warranted, but the school also takes the initiative to not only make sure students know what is expected of them, but why they want to respect and treat others right. I have a "problem" child, who was made to feel... more

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · November 18, 2015
My child is in her second year here, and it has been wonderful... This school has an amazing team in place. Considering the past few years have involved quite a bit of shifting, they've done a great job. There is never an issue that goes... more

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About this school

Dutrow is an open pod design school. Our students and staff work as a community of learners in this non-traditional space. High levels of committment to learning, cooperation, respect, and focused engagement and self-management are emphasized. Communication between school personnel and parents is viewed as a key in our partnership. Student educational success is our #1 goal.

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Last modified: July 28, 2016
Last modified David A. Dutrow Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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