LA VEGA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Go back
3100 WHEELER ST
WACO, TX 76705
Visit this school's website
Phone: 254-799-1721
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 10
  • Educational Climate: Low
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 1st Grade - 3rd Grade
  • District: La Vega Isd
  • Students/Teacher: 14:1
  • Students/Grade: 234.7
  • Number Students: 704
  • Number Teachers: 55
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 5031
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Shaunte Stewart
  • 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 (6 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (5 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 1
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-07-12
    "I'm a college student who has observed at this school. To say that the school "labels" is a true fact, but the way students are labeled is not what most people think. Students are "labeled" by the academic areas they are both good and bad at. They put students in groups based on their skill level, then they work with the separate groups individually based on their needs. For example, if four students are struggling in subtraction, these four students are put in a group; same with other subject areas. During group time, students form into their group and the teacher and teacher's aide work with separate groups focusing on the area the students are struggling with. Another good thing La Vega Elementary does is do teacher/grade rotation. This way, students have the same teacher for both 2nd and 3rd grade; which is a good thing because the teacher knows where the students left off the previous year. This has proved to work very well for the students based on their TAKS scores the last several years. It is very difficult to receive a rating of Exemplary, but La Vega has seemed to do that. I hope to send my children there and teach there someday."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2007-11-10
    "I have lived in waco for 8 yrs. now and all i here is how bad La Vega is well some people need to look at their own schools because,trouble is all around .i believe it`s the way you raise your kids .So far all 3 of my kids have all A`s and B`s.So cheers for the La Vega teachers......"
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2007-11-02
    "The school is not all that it is cracked up to be, the sad part is that they are so focused on the TAKs, that there are children falling through the cracks, and there is alot of labeling that goes on within those wall of that school. If your child has problems, they label them, and that is very unfair. You will not see this if you don't really get into the school much, but it is there, and it breaks my heart. The principal is very unfair and seems to be partial to certain kids, and that makes her a poor principal as far as I am concerned, however she is better than the last principal that was there, that lady was totally clueless."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2007-09-01
    "This seems to be a great school....My daughter made straight a's last year...So far so good...The teachers are all really friendly and are eager to help...The principal is outstanding...I just love her....I would refer this school to anyone..."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2007-08-02
    "La Vega Elementary school is a beautiful school. It is well maintained. The teachers are so GREAT FRIENDLY and full of KNOWLEDGE! They get the most out of their students. WOW! This is an AWESOME school!"
    Page 1 of 1
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2015 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 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    James Shrode
    CENTURY 21 First Group
    972.­849.8720
    2500 I-30 East
    Greenville, TX 75402
    Valerie Hoeber
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    469.­517.0559
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    John Wait
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    469.­517.0568
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    John Ingram
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­313.5401
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Janet Vazquez
    CENTURY 21 Gail Roe & Associates
    254.­774.1811
    1216 South 31st Street
    Temple, TX 76504
    Melanie Kirchmeier
    CENTURY 21 Bill Bartlett
    254.­947.5050
    860 North Main Street
    Salado, TX 76571
    Mary Kimbrell
    CENTURY 21 First Group
    903.­455.5852
    2500 I-30 East
    Greenville, TX 75402
    Katrina Berndt
    CENTURY 21 Gail Roe & Associates
    254.­774.1811
    1216 South 31st Street
    Temple, TX 76504
    Alma Fant
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    469.­452.9531
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Paul Schoenrock
    CENTURY 21 Bill Bartlett
    254.­947.5050
    860 North Main Street
    Salado, TX 76571
    Sandra Smith
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    469.­517.0589
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Holly Gray
    CENTURY 21 First Group
    903.­455.5852
    2500 I-30 East
    Greenville, TX 75402
    Lilah Mitchek
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    817.­269.7030
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Kristi Hiller
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­938.3636
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Monette Spradling
    CENTURY 21 First Group
    903.­455.5852
    2500 I-30 East
    Greenville, TX 75402
    Debra Hernandez
    CENTURY 21 Realty Plus
    254.­562.2121
    1006 East Milam
    Mexia, TX 76667
    Sue Ellen Slagel
    CENTURY 21 Bill Bartlett
    254.­947.5050
    860 North Main Street
    Salado, TX 76571
    Irma Monkres
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­938.3636
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Cheri Adams
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­938.3636
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Gail Roe
    CENTURY 21 Gail Roe & Associates
    254.­774.1811
    1216 South 31st Street
    Temple, TX 76504
    Suzanne Kelly
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­938.3636
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Gwyndolyn Washington
    CENTURY 21 First Group
    903.­885.3146
    2500 I-30 East
    Greenville, TX 75402
    Norma Fowler
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­938.3636
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    Richard Grau
    CENTURY 21 Judge Fite Company
    972.­938.3636
    507 North Highway 77
    Suite 210
    Waxahachie, TX 75165