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201 Balboa Way

San Bruno, CA 94066

(650) 624-3150

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 212

Students Per Teacher: 30

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14 Parent Reviews for El Crystal Elementary School

The teachers at El Crystal are amazing my husband and I could not be happier. All of the teachers are extremely helpful especially when it comes to questions concerning curriculum. Also, the Principal is very active with the students, teachers, and families, you can find him leading the kids every morning ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/22/15

Wouldn't send my child anywhere else !!! I am thrilled to be part of this community and being a STEM School is the biggest plus!! Why pay private. My child has learned so much . Started in kindergarten with ms Moores and now in first grade with mrs Pence excellent teachers . The whole staff is loving ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/20/15

If I could give El Crystal six stars, I would! This school is amazing, and I am often surprised that it's a public school. The programs they have are fantastic. This school is the only school in our district that has a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) program. I wasn't sure what that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/17/15

El Crystal is one GREAT school for your child to attend. The staff is amazing: competent, trustful, engaging teachers with effective teaching styles (we were in Ms. Mooers K class last year, and are currently with Ms. Pence, both AMAZING). When our daughter, an ESL student, learned to read and write ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/16/15

I attended school in one of the world's top 5 public systems, and I can say with certainty that because of the stem focused curriculum, my kindergartener is learning concepts I didn't know about until the fifth and sixth grades. I am routinely impressed with his knowledge of scientific inquiry and his ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/16/15

My child just started Kindergarten at El Crystal this year and has had tremendous improvement already in his reading skills and writing. His teacher is fabulous! She really connects with the children. The staff is wonderful and so far we are loving it here and feel it is a great fit for our child. The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/16/15

We transferred from another public school 2 years children weren't getting enough science or social studies or technology. They are so happy here! I am happy too with the sense of community I feel. The best part is the teachers are younger and are willing to experiment with new ways of teaching....not ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/15/15

my 3 kids go to el crystal and its a great school oh and if anybody is reading this dont look on google because it needs to be updated on the map the teachers there are exellent the principle is keeping the school strong and there is a contest that they just one for 10,000 $ so there still deciding on ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/27/10

El Crystal School Is a cool school. It got the distinguished award for the school.. GO WILDCATS.

Posted by a parent on 09/15/09

My daughter went to El Crystal, we were very happy. The principal and staff were great, it is a small school community like a family, everyone knows your children. The PTA is strong, many school activities and an excellent art program. El Crystal was an awesome experience, we were sad to move on.

Posted by a parent on 03/07/08

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Test scores for El Crystal Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
El Crystal Elementary School
San Bruno Park 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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San Bruno schools — El Crystal Elementary School is located at 201 Balboa Way, San Bruno CA 94066. 201 Balboa Way is in the 94066 ZIP code in San Bruno, CA The school district for El Crystal Elementary School is the San Bruno Park Elementary School District. El Crystal Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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