Valley View Elementary School

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480 Adams Way

Pleasanton, CA 94566

(925) 426-4231

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 720

Students Per Teacher: 24

Parent Reviews

20 Parent Reviews for Valley View Elementary School

I'm really please with how involved our second grader's teacher, Mrs. Johnston, is with everyone in school. We recently moved here and she was very warm in welcome us. I especially appreciate how she proactively communicates with us and involves us as our son adjusts to his new environment (we recently ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/13/14

My daughter went to Valley View for 4 years. The leadership at the school was horrible. When problems arose, the principal was slow to resolve them. Other parents had the same complaint. unfortunately. The discipline in the school...awful. I cannot count the number of times my child came home complaining ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/15/13

Great immersion program, teachers are very well prepare, and approachable,caring and my kids are very happy.

Posted by a parent on 09/10/13

OK, the EI program is great. Agreed. The school overall? It astounds me that no one seems to be aware that the schools performance is so low that it is designated as "Needs Improvement". The staff? I have observed impatience, raised voices and lack of respect towards students. Is it a big surprise ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/27/13

Valley View is a wonderfully unique school. There are Dual Immersion and English-only programs, and yet the school community is very cohesive. There a many events where the children have opportunities to learn from different cultures. There is a Multi-cultural Fair each year that is very well attended. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/29/12

I have seen much better than valley view, especially in Pleasanton. Most of the teachers are wonderful but some are just not patient at all. I have walked past Mrs Gunn's class room to hear her actually screaming at the children 3 separate times, it was horrifying behavior for a teacher. Principal Cruz ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/21/11

The school, although with limited budget, is always going the extra mile to make learning fun

Posted by a parent on 10/12/10

It has a fantastic dual immersion program as well as just being a wonderful caring place.

Posted by a parent on 10/12/10

Offers great dual immersion program.

Posted by a parent on 10/12/10

We are a California Distinguished School that has also won the CABE Seal of Excellence for a Dual immersion Program. The dedicated and professional staff rocks!

Posted by a parent on 09/23/09

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Test scores for Valley View Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Valley View Elementary School
Pleasanton 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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Pleasanton schools — Valley View Elementary School is located at 480 Adams Way, Pleasanton CA 94566. 480 Adams Way is in the 94566 ZIP code in Pleasanton, CA The school district for Valley View Elementary School is the Pleasanton Unified School District. Valley View Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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