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4680 Hidalgo Ave

San Diego, CA 92117

(858) 273-3415

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 200

Students Per Teacher: 29

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Alcott Elementary School

If your child is gate and needs to be challenged, don't send them here.

Posted by a parent on 05/24/09

We have a super reader and a child and special education and are happy that the teachers and Principal are responding to the needs of both our children. The parent participation is unrivalled at this school. We have a very diverse population both economically and culturally, which adds to a feeling that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/21/09

Didn't realize how bad this school was until we left it. One of our children was identified as a gifted learner and the other needed help with speech and reading. We had to jump up and down for help with both. The special education needs of our children were never met. The principal was completely ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/25/09

I have been so pleased with my child's experience at Alcott Elementary. The principal is energetic and involved. The teachers are dedicated and caring. There is a wonderful volunteer choral music teacher who works with the kids once a week and prepares them for a year-end program for the parents. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/05

My daughter attended Alcott Elementary for Kindergarten and First Grade. She loved the school as much as we did as parents. The principal and teachers are great and really care about your child and the school. We would recommend Alcott Elementary to anyone. Great School!

Posted by a parent on 08/09/05

My child attended Alcott for 2 years and she absolutely loved her teachers and school. The principal, Mrs. Riley is wonderful and takes time to speak with parents about their concerns. Parents are involved through the PTA and volunteering in classrooms. Great school, highly recommend!

Posted by a parent on 08/09/05

Two of my children attend Alcott and I am very pleased with the level of education and attention that they are receiving. Each child spends 1 hour a week with their science teacher. Each month they study a different character trait such as generosity and kindness. We have an excellent, enthusiastic principal ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/16/05

I have a kindergardner at Alcott, and I love It. She has learned so much already. The teachers are young and full of so much energy.The school is clean and safe too.

Posted by a parent on 12/01/04

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Test scores for Alcott Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Alcott Elementary School
San Diego 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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San Diego schools — Alcott Elementary School is located at 4680 Hidalgo Ave, San Diego CA 92117. 4680 Hidalgo Ave is in the 92117 ZIP code in San Diego, CA The school district for Alcott Elementary School is the San Diego Unified School District. Alcott Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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