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1433 San Antonio Ave

Alameda, CA 94501

(510) 748-4004

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 319

Students Per Teacher: 20

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37 Parent Reviews for Franklin Elementary School

Addressing the ethnicity comments below. Yes, Franklin is pretty white like much of Alameda. Our son half Asian, half Caucasian. I have not personally felt looked down upon as a minority but I am very confidently not white. There are teachers of color and male teachers at the school. I'm not sure we ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/30/13

I am very happy with the school overall. All of the things mentioned about staff, PTA, diversity of student body, and overall commitment by everybody involved is very impressive. However, I don't see much diversity in terms of teaching staff and school personnel. Students should see other ethnicities ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/29/13

Our child went here for half of his elementary years. We were not impressed. The pros are great parental involvement (most of these parents have plenty of resources) and some very good teachers. The cons some teachers just teaching to the test, not a very inclusive community and a condescending vibe ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/28/13

Franklin Elementary is an amazing School, with caring and knowledgeable staff. I consider this school's community our extended family. Thanks to the small size of the school, and excellent communications between parents, staff, and the extremely active PTA, I feel blessed to have both my children be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/25/13

We consider ourselves very fortunate to have both our children enrolled at Franklin. The teachers are all fantastic as are the students. Both children have made numerous friends - which have turned into family friendships. The the community of parents (and grandparents!) contribute so much to this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/25/13

We have had two children at Franklin School and have been very pleased with the school. On the whole the teachers are very good (although some are not as strong as others). The teachers are very accessible, and easy to reach if you have questions or concerns about your child. The parents are very ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/25/13

Franklin is a great small neighborhood school in the heart of Alameda. The PTA is very actively involved in enriching the students' experience, and the teachers really seem to care. The overall community of parents, students, teachers and staff are warm and welcoming. The school facility itself is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/25/13

My husband and I are thrilled with Franklin School. Our 4rth grader and 1st grader have had excellent teachers who are passionate about teaching and learning, understand diversity and differentiated instruction, integrate creative projects throughout the year, and also know how to cover the basics. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/24/13

Franklin has a dedicated staff and parents that make the school a great place for students to thrive and learn.

Posted by a parent on 09/24/13

We have two children in school at Franklin elementary in Alameda & are continually impressed by the teachers, staff and active parent community. This is our 5th year at Franklin & our children are thriving academically and enjoy the community events throughout the year. We are fortunate & proud to be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/23/13

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Test scores for Franklin Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Franklin Elementary School
Alameda City Unified School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Alameda schools — Franklin Elementary School is located at 1433 San Antonio Ave, Alameda CA 94501. 1433 San Antonio Ave is in the 94501 ZIP code in Alameda, CA The school district for Franklin Elementary School is the Alameda City Unified School District. Franklin Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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