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6500 Garaventa Ranch Rd

Livermore, CA 94551

(925) 454-5575

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 600

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Altamont Creek Elementary School

Truly an exceptional school with an exceptional staff. As school chosen for STEM in elementary, a California Distinguished School....what's not to like! My son has just blossomed here. The Principal and the staff are so committed to maintaining the high standards, I have absolutely no doubt this school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/16/14

Great school my kids is in this school for two years and is moving to fourth grade from third. The teacher in third grade is great very focused on improving kids. Catches them when doing wrong makes them do right thing appreciates them doing good my kid is concerned if he did not complete his home. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/28/13

Our son has had a fantastic experience in his first year at Altamont Creek. The teachers and staff have created a superb learning environment for all students, no matter what their background, and the numerous opportunities for parents to get involved foster a true sense of community. Outside of the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/05/13

Bullying is high for people of different cultures. Some teachers work over drive to bully kids and their parents if they perform. If the kid slightly falls behind due to parents busy work schedules teachers try to put all kind of remarks on kids and label them as autistic or any other and try to record ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/20/13

Parent involvement & their financial support is what makes the value of your school. What your kids learn is actually what comes from support they get at home. Do not place blame on the school district, administration or teachers. After putting in 100's of hours as a volunteer at this school, it is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/23/10

Teachers teach to the test. If your child doesn't learn something ..that's your child's problem are the teacher's philosophy . They teach above the child's grade level and they must just do it not understand it. The resources are slim to none. There aren't music, art, nor gym classes. These poor ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/29/10

Both our kids went to this school, one has moved on to middle school and the other still goes here and we really love this school. From the staff, teachers, parent involvement, it's a great experience.

Posted by a parent on 03/24/10

I very much agree. Teachers put alot of work load on kids and parents. They teach above grade level and kids are burn out with alot of work. Teachers choose and push behind some kids.

Posted by a parent on 02/26/10

I do not like Altamont Creek Elementary School at Livermore. The teachers does know what they are doing. Kids are burn out with way difficult homework, but they learn little. I feel teachers are teaching above the grade level, and kids are confused. The teachers themselves don't know the answers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/23/10

Our school has great students, teachers and parents! We increased our API our students love to learn and the teachers love to teach!

Posted by a parent on 09/21/09

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Test scores for Altamont Creek Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Altamont Creek Elementary School
Livermore Valley Joint 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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Livermore schools — Altamont Creek Elementary School is located at 6500 Garaventa Ranch Rd, Livermore CA 94551. 6500 Garaventa Ranch Rd is in the 94551 ZIP code in Livermore, CA The school district for Altamont Creek Elementary School is the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District. Altamont Creek Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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