Lu Sutton Elementary School

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1800 Center Rd

Novato, CA 94947

(415) 897-3196

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 350

Students Per Teacher: 18

Parent Reviews

18 Parent Reviews for Lu Sutton Elementary School

So far Lu Sutton has been consistant with there teachings for my daughter. Although as parents we are very diligent in practicing at home the school has done more than we could. They offer an inclusive environment and though its very early I feel this may be a good fit in the education we are looking ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/14

I am a student here at Lu Sutton, and have been for 6 years (k-5th) I've had so many experiences here. I love my teachers so much they've not only taught me lessons about subjects in school but in life as well I've learned to give up and always be kind I can't asked for more at this school I love the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/03/14

I think the teachers are quite good and are very experienced. But I am not satisfied with the principal. She does not seem to be able to relate to the parents. There seems to be a personal touch missing.

Posted by a parent on 06/09/13

LuSutton is both an amazing school and an amazing environment. My children are thriving here - and look forward to going to school and seeing what the new day has to offer. The teachers work together as a team - as do the parents. LuSutton represents Novato in the best possible ways. Our results ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/23/10

I have 2 boys at Lu Sutton. One is in his last year there and the other just started last year as a kindergartener. The entire staff at this school is a godscent. They always make you feel welcomed and always have a smile for you. One of my boys had a slight speech problem last year even thou he ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/02/08

My oldest son just finished his Kindergarten year at Lu Sutton. I was not quite sure what to expect, but it was an amazing year, my son learned so much and the teachers, principal and parent volunteers were the best I have ever seen. I am so excited for school to start again and look forward to my younger ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/25/08

Lu Sutton is our little secret here in Novato the teachers are wonderful, the principal is amazing The parent involvement is high. We have had 3 children come through Lu Sutton and it just keeps getting better I am very proud of our school. and wouldn't be anywhere else.

Posted by a parent on 07/16/08

After researching many schools for my daughter we chose Lu Suttton. I was drawn to the parent involvement. We were very impressed by the open house night, meeting the teachers, seeing the projects that the children had been working on and meeting many of the parents. We love Lu Sutton!

Posted by a parent on 07/14/08

We have been at Lu Sutton for 5 years and wouldn't attend any other school! We love the community feeling and the acceptance from staff and parents. Lu Sutton Rocks!

Posted by a parent on 07/14/08

My 2 children have gone to Lu Sutton in the last 10 years and my youngest just graduated. We have been truly impressed with the parent, teacher AND community (others w/o children) who contribute to the many special programs and activities. The school is a close community within itself as almost half ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/14/08

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Test Year: 2012
Lu Sutton Elementary School
Novato 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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Novato schools — Lu Sutton Elementary School is located at 1800 Center Rd, Novato CA 94947. 1800 Center Rd is in the 94947 ZIP code in Novato, CA The school district for Lu Sutton Elementary School is the Novato Unified School District. Lu Sutton Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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