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11638 Colfax Hwy

Grass Valley, CA 95945

(530) 273-8456

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 639

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

14 Parent Reviews for Union Hill Elementary School

I think this is a wonderful school and I especially love Mrs Anderson.. she is an amazing teacher and very capable and posotive. She has made an impact on my step grand child... and I am forever grateful for that .. thankyou..

Posted by a parent on 04/29/14

I don't know what experience the last reviewer had but our new principal has been an exceptionally positive presence in the short time he has been at Union Hill. He was loved at his last district and has already proved himself to be one of the best changes to happen at this school in a long time. Some ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/23/13

We agree witht he last sentiment, it used to be better for our kids, a big shift happened over 2012 and 2013. Now it is a charter and since anyone can come it is overcrowded - I mean 30 (yeah thirty) kids per class my 4th grader's class - waaaaay too many. This is a school, not a business folks!! And ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

Used to be better. The teachers are good but the special ed staff is awful. It was so much better when our older son went to the high school and left this miserable rule laden place. We are just another warm body. In 5 years, we have never felt connected. My son is fearful of change but I am getting ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/13/12

Union Hill is a good school with caring teachers and administrators. We came from out of state last year, and the staff was really great in helping our children adjust to a new school. Coming from an advanced charter school, we worried that our children may be bored, but the great programs and rigorous ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/17/12

Union Hill School is a great k-8 school where the teachers have high expectations for academics. I am very happy with the the teachers and what my kids have been learning.

Posted by a parent on 07/11/12

This is the best school in the world every teacher rules Mr.Albano is the best teacjer in the dang world i love all the teacher in this school

Posted by a other on 02/15/12

Not happy with Union Hill school.... What happen to the small school that had caring staff and administration? Not to mention if there is an issue (especially when it comes to another student) school staff has nothing to say about it, nor are there any consequences for these students.... Seems to me ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/09/11

Union Hill has a major bullying problem... School staff says that there is no tolerance for bullying but nothing is done when a child is bullied.

Posted by a parent on 08/05/11

This school rocks, and the teachers are awesome. My son is in K. and he will be there up to 8th. I hope to have my own class there one day!!!

Posted by a parent on 10/20/09

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Test Year: 2012
Union Hill Elementary School
Union Hill School District 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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Grass Valley schools — Union Hill Elementary School is located at 11638 Colfax Hwy, Grass Valley CA 95945. 11638 Colfax Hwy is in the 95945 ZIP code in Grass Valley, CA The school district for Union Hill Elementary School is the Union Hill School District School District. Union Hill Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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