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4370 Kamloop Ave

San Diego, CA 92117

(858) 397-6500

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 180

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

16 Parent Reviews for Cadman Elementary School

We moved away to buy a house, but we miss this little school! It is a one of a kind school that focuses on the arts. The kids sing in the morning before they go to their classrooms which is a beautiful way to start the day! I also love the principal at this school. She has helped make Cadman the wonderful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/02/14

I recently pulled my kids from this school. I wouldn't recommend this school to anyone. The principal is very into herself and not the kids. My kids have been bullied since the beginning of the year and she never put a stop to it, she more like defends the bullies. I have noticed that at lunch time ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/01/14

The teachers at this school really care about their students. The school is small enough so that everyone knows everyone and I feel that my child is being nurtured as well as educated. The principal is so devoted that she always goes above and beyond all expectations. She has really made this an incredible ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/26/14

Mrs Elizabeth Ballard is a visionary, and basically came in and did amazing things for the school. She has a can do attitude and encourages parents to be Involved in everything. It's a hidden gem of a neighborhood school, beautiful campus and safe community. She calls the students scholars and gives ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/12/13

The past three years have been an amazing uphill climb with Principle Ballard in charge. The school is art integrated with wonderful caring and compassionate teachers. The schools scores are climbing, teachers are dedicated, students are thrilled to get to class everyday and egar to learn! With lots ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/30/13

We like Cadman. The Principal and her staff are very dedicated and provide a great education.

Posted by a parent on 03/15/08

This school and staff/teachers etc are great!

Posted by a parent on 10/25/07

I have personally seen Cadman Elementary School transition into a wonderful community school. The school has a small student population that allows the staff to really know the children. The school offers many, many opportunities for parents to get involved. The staff demonstrates a genuine concern for ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/27/07

This is a school that I wouldn't recommend sending your kids to attend. I recently pulled my children because they were bored in the classes based on the slower learning curves of the other students.

Posted by a parent on 03/06/07

Cadman is wonderful school. My daughter attended the school, and my son is currently enrolled. My son has special needs and the size of the school, the administration, and the staff has made his full inclusion a success. The dedication that the teachers have for each of their students is genuine.The ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/22/07

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Test scores for Cadman Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Cadman 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 — Cadman Elementary School is located at 4370 Kamloop Ave, San Diego CA 92117. 4370 Kamloop Ave is in the 92117 ZIP code in San Diego, CA The school district for Cadman Elementary School is the San Diego Unified School District. Cadman Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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