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2601 May Rd

El Sobrante, CA 94803

(510) 231-1414

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 480

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Sheldon Elementary School

My daughter started in Kindergarten there last year and this year she is in first. I have been pleasantly surprised how much I like this school so far. Ms. Papps was her kindergarten teacher and I felt she was great! I was lucky enough to be able to volunteer in my daughters class at least once a week. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/16/13

My son transfered to Sheldon after 3 years in private school. The principle Mrs. Bell is wonderful she's committed to excellence. For 5th grade he had Ms. Barb who was able to engage and keep my son excited to learn. All smiles here very proud and happy mom of a sheldon Shark!

Posted by a parent on 09/10/13

My children enjoy being students at Sheldon. There's a lot of school spirit and the student body is very diverse. The school grounds are very nice and the test scores are high. The staff is dedicated & have been there a long time. We have a new pricipal who is very personable and seems to be fair ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/23/09

This school currently under construction. Teachers are fair and of good character. Many parents took children out of this school last few years due to children not being disiplined well enough & fights in upper grade classrooms.

Posted by a former student on 06/11/05

Good school with a high level of parent involvement. The new buildings will helpin the Fall of 2005.

Posted by a parent on 06/10/05

Sheldon is a very good school with experienced, caring teachers and a dedicated administrator. It is currently undergoing construction but the kids are in brand new portables very safely fenced off from the areas of construction. The kindergarten teachers are exceptional. It is a very community based ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/04/04

I have been involved with sheldon for a very long time(10+ yrs) over the years there have been a couple of unfavorable incidents involving either certain students or previous teachers, however, I feel that sheldon is a very good school. My children have had numerous excellent teachers and there is alot ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/30/03

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Test scores for Sheldon Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Sheldon Elementary School
West Contra Costa 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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El Sobrante schools — Sheldon Elementary School is located at 2601 May Rd, El Sobrante CA 94803. 2601 May Rd is in the 94803 ZIP code in El Sobrante, CA The school district for Sheldon Elementary School is the West Contra Costa Unified School District. Sheldon Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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