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PK-5
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Richmond, VA
Students enrolled: 711

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3425 Pump Rd
Richmond, VA 23233

(804) 360-0812
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May 14, 2014
Excellent school with experienced teachers . My daughter is in 2nd grade and she likes her teacher very much.

- submitted by a parent
May 13, 2014
Short Pump Elementary is one of the very best elementary schools in all of central Virginia. Smart and caring teachers who challenge the students, while at the same time promoting a safe and bully-free learning environment. An outstanding principal who is leading the school in the right direction. And a terrific staff who work very hard behind the scenes. Short Pump Elementary is a special place and you're lucky if your kids go there!

- submitted by a parent
April 02, 2014
Extremely happy with the quality of academic excellence, teachers and the parents involvement. Overall I am very satisfied that my child goes to the best school. There wasn't any time when any of my concerns went unanswered. They are always there to help you and your child.

- submitted by a parent
June 01, 2013
My two kids went to Short Pump Elementary and I couldn't be happier with the academic challenge, safe environment and fun extracurricular activities offered here.

- submitted by a parent
May 31, 2013
This is a great school. Amazing teachers and incredibly involved parents. Wonderful community to send your kids!

- submitted by a parent
May 20, 2013
This school is having all aged teachers with no interest in improving the quality of students..

- submitted by a parent
no rating October 12, 2010
Awesome teachers who love learning and love getting the kids excited about learning too.

- submitted by a parent
March 06, 2010
We struggled with the decision between private and public school and now that my son is in the 3rd grade we consider ourselves very lucky to be in this school. The teachers provide a differentiated curriculum and keep the advanced kids challenged. The school welcomes parent involvement and the PTA is wonderful. The Art teacher and PE teacher are fabulous too. The school also offers wonderful programs like the Kids Club. My son absolutely loves the school and we do too.

- submitted by a parent
November 10, 2008
My basis for the five star rating comes now that my son is in middle school. Short Pump provided him with the foundation needed to excell at the next level, which is what I hope each of his educational experiences does. Sometimes, while he was there I felt that there was TOO much emphasis on the SOL (minimum competency test) in the last nine weeks of school. Imagine all of the cool things his teachers could have done in the spring, but it seems that somewhere ther eis a push for a complete review grading period.

- submitted by a parent
March 27, 2008
This school is over the top, in every way. The teachers are excellent, and parent involvement is encouraged. We've been at the school for 3 years & wouldn't change a thing.

- submitted by a parent
February 19, 2008
This school has a wonderful, dedicated, cutting edge staff, great students and an extremely involved parent volunteer base. Henrico County Public Schools provide excellent basic education, differentiated strands for varying levels of learners, healthy tasty meals, excellent facilities maintenance and future planning, transportation, technology services and more. The SPES PTA is incorporated as a 501(c)(3) non-profit orgranization under the Virginia Congress of Parent and Teachers which provides monthly meetings, newsletters, a website and other organizational technology, organizes social and fundraising events, brings in cultural arts programs to the school, participates in the National PTA Reflections program, runs science labs for all students, creates a memory book, staffs in-school book fairs, provides daily assistance to teachers, the cafeteria, library, workroom and so much more.

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August 07, 2005
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Short Pump Elementary School
3425 Pump Rd, Richmond, VA  23233
(804) 360-0812
Last modified Short Pump Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Short Pump Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. Top