HICKORY HILLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Go back
500 REDWOOD DR SW
MARIETTA, GA 30064
Visit this school's website
Phone: 770-429-3125
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 3
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 5th Grade
  • District: Marietta City School District
  • Students/Teacher: 11:1
  • Students/Grade: 83.3
  • Number Students: 500
  • Number Teachers: 55
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 6888
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Kristen Beaudin
  • 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 (24 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (22 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 5
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-09-08
    "I work as a preschool teacher for a private school where I had my son attending. I took him out because he didn't seem to get the attention or education he needed, he was also picking up bad behaviors from other students. My husband and I moved him here and we were immediately happy. His teacher was always in communication with us and worked very hard to help us get our son back on the right track. He is doing very well there again this year and again I am pleased with the open communication between his teacher and us. The staff are friendly and welcoming, they put in a lot of time, effort and hard work. We couldn't be happier!"
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-08-30
    "I live in the neighborhood and recently visited the school to see for myself what level of education is provided. I was pleased to see such a wonderful and creative school in my neighborhood! Our neighbors whose children attend Hickory Hills are very pleased. I was in the school most of the day and did not observe any negative behaviors from faculty, staff or students. Overall, the school appears to be exactly what parents want in an elementary school: rigorous course work, a fun learning environment, and caring, involved faculty."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-07-31
    "Racial problems are visible in the 4th and 5th grade. Many parents pull children out because of the way those teachers talk to the students. Often calling them names. Parents have gone to administration before but it still continues. MCAA is the only saving grace if your child is smart enough to get in. Otherwise, you are stuck. Sadly, the new administration is coming from a school in cobb that just isn't up to par. The test scores from Hickory Hills are the lowest in the district. If you can, apply to another school, because this is just a sinking ship. It seems if you are not white, your voice doesn't matter here, sadly, a common theme it seems for this school. White parents get to group all their kids into one class... it's very obvious"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-07-09
    "We started our daughter here in K, and she went through 1 and 2, but now that we made it to 3rd grade, we decided to move her over to MCAA. Luckily she was grouped with "similar" children as she was in the minority here, and they had the teachers we as parents requested. It was fine when they were younger, but as they get older, we knew we had to make a change. We are not fond of any 3-5 teachers at this school, and sadly have heard horror stories about the ways the 5th grade teachers talk to kids. Several parents have made this aware to admin and although they are changing people around, it still doesn't help. MCAA just can offer more for 3-5 than sadly this school can. The demographics are not what they need to be. Too much change yearly, and with the new admin, they are young and trying too many changes that it feels like most staff are resisting. We are excited about the work our daughter will do at MCAA, and that a good amount of her friends are moving over too. Sad to see what this school has become in retrospect to what it used to be."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-06-27
    "We started at Hickory Hills last August and I went into it a little nervous about sending my kindergartener to a public school. I have been blown away by the love and care that my daughter has received. Each teacher (art, music, dance, drama and classroom) made her feel welcome, accepted and valued. This is such a beautiful environment for children to explore their talents and gifting and become uniquely "them". We LOVE the staff and the small classes. We could not be happier."
    Page 1 of 5
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Georgia Wright
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Karen Polite
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Briana Cooper
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Jacob Sanders II
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    JoBeth Weaver
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Marty Pinion
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Kenneth Beal
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Cheryl Thompson
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Bob James
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Austin James
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Joe Eman
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Robert Sims Jr
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Jim Cain
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Paul McParland
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­874.0560
    2870 Johnson Ferry Road
    Marietta, GA 30062
    Kathleen Brown
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    706.­414.1988
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Robbie Vekselman
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­366.0662
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Lisa Oden
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­679.1647
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Jim Dunn
    CENTURY 21 InTown
    404.­355.2833
    2116 Defoors Ferry Road
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    Stacy Collins
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­883.6203
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Carolyn Maselli
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­679.2633
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Ruby Singh
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­478.8483
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Luis Rocafort
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­617.7413
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Jeremy Baxley
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    678.­689.3661
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041
    Kim Boutwell
    CENTURY 21 Results Realty Services
    770.­883.7992
    2920 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Suite 113
    Cumming, GA 30041