School Details

Pointview Elementary School

720 Pointview Dr, Westerville, OH 43081
(614) 797-7250
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 388 students 18 students/teacher (OH avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade

69%
89%
78%
78%
91%
81%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Westerville City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

76%
88%
78%
84%
94%
88%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Westerville City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

74%
86%
68%
84%
89%
74%
65%
81%
68%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Westerville City School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Pointview Elementary School is a public elementary school in Westerville. The principal of Pointview Elementary School is Ms. Jeanne S. Roth. 388 students attend Pointview Elementary School and are mostly Multiracial; Black, non-Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 41% of the 388 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 71% have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Pointview Elementary School is 18:1. Cherrington Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Multiracial 7% 6%
Black, non-Hispanic 43% 22%
White, non-Hispanic 35% 63%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Asian 2% 3%
Hispanic 13% 5%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 71% 32%
Economically disadvantaged 41% 22%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    My daughter attends Pointview and it has a few really good teachers and the worst principal I've ever encountered. I am still unsure how she remains employed with the lack of professionalism she displays. I am looking for transfer my daughter to another school in the district. Sad part is the principal could care less about the students there nor about the parents concerns.

  • (4 years ago)

    LOVE my son's 4th grade teacher Mrs. Himes. She is the most wonderful teacher my son has had and the most caring teacher in education I have seen in a long time.

  • (5 years ago)

    My child attended this school for one year and will not be going back. My school-loving child started telling me that he 'hated school and that his teacher hated him'. This was very sad to hear. Then I started looking over his papers that were coming home with bad marks and finding mistakes that the teacher had made. I find this to be very terrible and my child will not be returning to this school.

  • (6 years ago)

    This is my childs first year at this school. This schools principle and teachers are the worst I have ever seen. I do not recomend this school system to anyone. My child will not be attending this school next year.

  • (9 years ago)

    My son went here for 4-5 grades. I feel like this school is the 'step-child' of Westerville Schools. The economics in the area are low and I feel like because of that the school is not given the attention it deserves. Just because people are lower income doesn't mean their children deserve less education. They don't do many things that the other elementaries do. (Classroom parties student events music programs talent shows etc. We had a couple of read nights but honestly...it was a joke. People need to sit down and try to figure out what can be done better for the school.

  • (11 years ago)

    My daugher is in 2nd grade and in my opinion - she has had the opportunity to learn from two of the most qualified caring educated professional teachers I've ever met. Their leadership and enthusiasm is amazing. I like that the school is filled with children from diverse cultural backgrounds. Because of this the children are able to learn from each other and root for and care about each other. Sure there are problems - every school has it's own set of challenges. But this school has a great attitude - willing to face these challenges head on. I'm proud of Pointview.

  • (11 years ago)

    In the past I was quite disappointed in the school. My son needed special ed and they kept refusing to even test him. Now the school has a new principle and I must say it has become a wonderful school. My youngest is there now and he is receiving an excelent education.

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