MCDOWELL MOUNTAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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14825 N FAYETTE DR
FOUNTAIN HILLS, AZ 85268
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Phone: 480-664-5200
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 7
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Preschool - 3rd Grade
  • District: Fountain Hills Unified District
  • Students/Teacher: 13:1
  • Students/Grade: 113
  • Number Students: 565
  • Number Teachers: 42
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 4141
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Joanne Meehan
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (13 ratings)
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    School Reviews (10 Reviews)
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    Teacher Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-04-29
    "McDowell Mountain Elementary is a fantastic school. The hallways are inviting with the children's work and we welcome visitors, families, and volunteers. Everyone that works there has a desire and drive to put children first. We want to encourage each student to have self-confidence, independence, and to strive for success. Building a community, in the classroom, with the families, and the town is very important to our mission. Please stop by and check out a beautiful Pre-K through 3rd grade school that is excited to see you!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-04-25
    "This school will hold some cherished memories for me and my two kids....the musical productions, the field trips, plays and just plain, good fun in class parties and recess. Oh yeah, and the curriculum rocks as well! My son was in the challenge class and I can not say enough good things about Mrs. Ness and the gifted program. The principal is the most engaging, involved and fair person I have encountered. She will always view an issue from every angle. Mrs. Meehan is very thorough and a delight to the kids. It amazes me that she knows all their names! If you are a concerned parent, get involved in the Parent Teacher Org (PTO) They help this school thrive!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-02-26
    "Great school, excellent and engaged teachers. Principal is liked by the kids and does an excellent job setting high goals and makes sure teachers and kids reach these higher standards. My son is in 1st grade and this is the second year here. I am glad we chose this school. Some of the Charter school kids joined my son's classroom lately and they had trouble reading and writing and were way behind until our wonderful and hard working teachers helped them catch up."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2009-10-27
    "This is by far one of the best schools our child has been to. She has been in both public and private schools in the far west valley and they fail in every imaginable aspect when compaired to McDowell Mt. The teachers here have the greatest care and compasion for the childern, the principal is very dedicated to the students and the school, and the parents that are actively involved learn to know the students personally. You get the feeling from the teachers and principal that they are doing this because of their love and commitment to educating childern. Well done McDowell Mt. Elementary!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2007-09-30
    "I have a set of triplets in 1st and one in kindergarten at McDowell Elementary. This is an outstanding school. The teachers recognize and support teaching children at different levels within the same class. Discipline is reinforced and children are properly held accountable for making the right choice. The only thing lacking is an after-school program that would provide an opportunity for kids to explore things like theater, science, foreign language, and recreation. The PTO is spectacular!!"
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