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School leader:  Gary Black
100 Palmer Lane
Newport News, VA 23602

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  • World languages
    French, Spanish, German
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11 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · April 09, 2014
Have had a problem with bullying at Palmer. My child has gone to the principal and was told he would take care if it. The same bully took my son's sandwich and threw it on the floor. Nothing has happen to this child except the principal told... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 23, 2014
Students are bussed up from the downtown area into this school and other schools in Newport News. Just because your school is in a great area, doesn't mean the quality of the students match. The teachers are great for the most part, but the new... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 29, 2012
I am so pleased with the staff and administration at Palmer Elementary. Class sizes were out of hand at the beginning of the school year. What did they do? Add new teachers to reduce the class sizes. Mr. Black and Mrs. Francis (Principal and... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 24, 2009
Ms. Brown, new principal, has taken an active approach at trying to improve the school. My son moved from Kiln Creek Elem to Palmer for the Talented and Gifted program. I was concerned because of the ratings and reviews, but Palmer did well for... more

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L.F. Palmer Elementary School
100 Palmer Lane, Newport News, VA  23602
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 11 reviews. (757) 881-5000
Last modified L.F. Palmer Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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