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25 El Camino Moraga

Orinda, CA 94563

(925) 258-3099

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 414

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Del Rey Elementary School

At first we were overwhelmed by the sheer amount of parent involvement expected and the continuous fundraising efforts, but then we quickly realized how important it all is in maintaining such excellent standards. Thanks to the strong community commitment Del Rey has maintained low student/teacher ratios, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/02/11

We moved to Orinda, CA specifically for the public school system. Unforunately, our timing was not so good...Del Rey's library staff was reduced the year our first of three children entered Kindergarten as well as some other minor reductions and cost savings measures were implemented due to the California ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/09/10

Wonderful teachers, caring and involved principal, excellent after-care and hot lunch programs, and involved parents. My daughter loves it at Del Rey.

Posted by a parent on 10/14/09

Del Rey is located in an environment with a very strong sense of community. Parents are generally quite involved and place high emphasis on education. Very safe neighborhood. School is actively supported by a lot of good people. Most teachers are good to very good. Some of the teachers are absolutely ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/09

We moved to Orinda several years ago for the schools. This is a great school system, and it's great because of the combination of parent and teacher involvement. The system is really a hybrid private/public school. Over 30% of Del Rey's budget is directly provided by parent donations to maintain the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/22/09

We moved to Orinda specifically for the schools. We've not been disappointed. Del Rey is a gem among the Orinda elementary schools. Teachers are amazing and so dedicated. Parents are incredibly involved yet also very down-to-earth and sane even in this crazy and competitive enrvironment in which we're ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/27/07

My son began Kindergarten this year. The experience at Del Rey has been wonderful for him as a student and for us as parents. He is receiving a great education. Communication of class/school/district happenings is great.

Posted by a parent on 06/02/05

top parent involvement, teachers teach to test scores..lots of pressure to students and parents to perform....programs and offerings exceptional.

Posted by a parent on 03/31/05

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Test scores for Del Rey Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Del Rey Elementary School
Orinda Union Elementary 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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Orinda schools — Del Rey Elementary School is located at 25 El Camino Moraga, Orinda CA 94563. 25 El Camino Moraga is in the 94563 ZIP code in Orinda, CA The school district for Del Rey Elementary School is the Orinda Union Elementary School District. Del Rey Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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