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George C Simkins Jr Elementary Overview

3511 East Lee St, Greensboro, NC 27406 , Tel: +1 (919) 807-3300 Guilford County School District
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    Type: Public Elementary School
    Grades: K-5
  • 474

    Students

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George C Simkins Jr Elementary Ratings & Reviews

June 04, 2018 Submitted by a parent
Poor communication, students not released on timely manner, uncontrolled classrooms. It is more like the students run the school then the adults. Had to request that if Tylenol or other over counter pain meds given per doctors request, that the staff inform parents so child is not over dosed. Lack of volunteers on every occasion due to lack of confirmation on whether volunteers are still needed. Poor scheduling on all staff. Student needs are not taken into account when things are planned. No accountability for teachers.
April 30, 2017 Submitted by a parent
The school has only been open three years. I've had two children there, one fifth grader with an iep coming from alamance and a kinder, now in second grade. At alamance, it was nearly impossible to get an iep, and his accommodations were ignored. At Simkins, it was completely different, and by the time my son entered middle school he had gone from failing to thriving. My daughter envoys her teachers and has done well. I like the fact that there isn't an excessive amount of homework. Kids need time outside of school for family and play to be the best they can be. However, it seems a lot of parents living in the area aren't very progressive and/or are simply very close-minded, preferring to complain rather than trying something different to how they were raised. If you really want to know about a school, get off your butt and arrange a vivid. The principal is wonderful, and learns every student's name! Her heart and soul are completely wrapped up in her students, so go check it out!
February 23, 2017 Submitted by a community member
Classrooms are out of control, teachers are micro-managed by the principal - truly a miserable, poorly managed school!
October 17, 2016 Submitted by a parent
The Principal focused completely on test scores, not on teaching. The Teachers complained, however, they went along despite the fact that they knew they were failing the children.
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Average Rent in Greensboro, NC

  • Greensboro, NC Average Rental Price, November 2018$839/mo
  • Studio$592
  • 1 Bedroom$711
  • 2 Bedrooms$817

Greensboro, NC Apartment Rent Ranges

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  • $501-$70030%
  • $701-$1,00050%
  • $1,001-$1,50012%
  • $1,501-$2,0003%
  • > $2,0001%

Greensboro, NC Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School30%
  • Some College27%
  • Associate Degree6%
  • Bachelor Degree21%
  • Graduate Degree11%

Apartments and homes for rent near George C Simkins Jr Elementary

Your child’s education is your top priority. We know that because—well, you’re looking at this page, aren’t you? If you think your kid would feel right at home at George C Simkins Jr Elementary, and you are contemplating moving closer so the little rascal will never miss a class, we have some good news for you and your family. Commute will never be an issue if you pick an apartment within 5 miles of George C Simkins Jr Elementary, and that should not be hard as you can currently choose from 53 apartments for rent available in this part of Greensboro. Not familiar with rent prices in the area? The cheapest apartment near George C Simkins Jr Elementary is currently at The Forest Apartments, renting for $685 per month, but if $1,802 is still within your budget, check out the more luxurious offers at Revolution Mill Apartments. Or just do what most other parents do and go for the middle ground—that’s where you get the best value for money most of the time.

Things you should know about George C Simkins Jr Elementary

Before you start packing, make sure George C Simkins Jr Elementary is really the best option for your child. To recap, George C Simkins Jr Elementary is a well-known public K-5 school in Greensboro. It is located at 3511 East Lee St, Greensboro, NC 27406 and it is the second home of 474 students. Please note that available apartments near a given school are filtered by proximity, not by attendance zone. We advise parents to visit the schools in person and contact the admissions offices for further information on school performance and attendance zones before making a final decision.

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