John Steinbeck Elementary School

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3550 N Milburn Ave

Fresno, CA 93722

(559) 276-3141

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 850

Students Per Teacher: 28

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for John Steinbeck Elementary School

the school is very unorganized and there is no discipline for children at any time.every time I've been to the school the office is like a big zoo kids running everywhere with no respect for anybody.the worst part is you don't have to show identification or even be related to a child and the staff will ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/24/14

This school is in progress. With the principal just having gotten used to her position but my son is a GATE child and he is put in a class with 10-12 GATE students and the rest are standard program children which wouldn't be a big deal if his class was small but there are over 30 kids in his class. My ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/03/14

The school and the curriculum are better than I expected with a 5 out of 10 score on this site. My child does very well at the school. The main problems I see are that the teachers have too many students in one classroom. Some of the teachers can handle that big of a workload, and, understandably, some ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/13/13

Teachers are not competent enough to deal with diversity. My kid's teacher is not able to handle the Kids. In fact, it appeared that she doesn't want parents to come and visit her classroom. We stopped volunteering as she started putting my kid in trouble without any reasons. Her classroom looks unorganized. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/09/12

My son is in 5th grade has been there since 2nd and the teachers he's had have been wonderful!!!!

Posted by a parent on 10/14/10

It's a great place to be!

Posted by a teacher on 05/09/06

I have found the quality of programs quite good at Steinbeck. The teachers, for the most part, are gifted. While not the most open to mainstreaming special education students, they are quite good with the regular education ones.

Posted by a parent on 01/14/06

Excellent teachers. Bias toward Christian students (as evidenced by form sent home for after-school Christian program). Quality education.

Posted by a parent on 01/14/06

Hardworking teachers and support create a positive learning environment. They really seem to develop new learning possibilities for their students and connect with what they need.

Posted by a teacher on 07/27/05

Excellent school. Great teachers all 6 years my children attended school there since it's opening. Former principal established great program, discipline and organization. Excellent, we were very happy with the school. The principal even greets every single student at the front door in the morning ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/03/05

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Test scores for John Steinbeck Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
John Steinbeck Elementary School
Central 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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Fresno schools — John Steinbeck Elementary School is located at 3550 N Milburn Ave, Fresno CA 93722. 3550 N Milburn Ave is in the 93722 ZIP code in Fresno, CA The school district for John Steinbeck Elementary School is the Central Unified School District. John Steinbeck Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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