Sandburg Elementary School

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11230 Avenida Del Gato

San Diego, CA 92126

(858) 566-0510

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 736

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Sandburg Elementary School

My daughter just finished kindergarten here and we love it. Our teacher, Mrs Remick was wonderful and experienced. Mrs. Remick projects a kindly presence engaging the children in the excitement of learning yet her control over the class is absolute - a perfect balance. My daughter flourished in her class ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/22/13

Sandburg is not our neighborhood school. We choiced into Sandburg because of the great reviews. When I went to visit the school 4 years ago, the first thing I noticed about Sandburg Elementary was how warm and inviting the campus is. Clean, neat and with nice open spaces. But, as the years passed, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/29/12

I could not be happier with a school! The teachers are exceeding my expectations and are really putting the kids first. The afterschool programs offered are awesome and so convenient! Such a great schools make me want to help as much as I can to be involved in such a good thing :)

Posted by a parent on 10/31/10

I love working at this school. Teachers and parents truly work together to support student education.

Posted by a teacher on 10/06/09

The school, the staff and parents are really involved with the students and their education. All 3 of my kids have all have had positive experiences at Sandburg.

Posted by a parent on 05/29/08

My son has been at Sandburg for 4 years and every teacher has been great! They emphacize life lessons like respect, courtesy, and dignity, that supplement the academics. I am disappointed in some of the supplies, books, and materials that they have on hand. I'm not sure they spend their available ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/12/07

The teachers and principal are very dedicated to the students. While the facilities are not the prettiest - it more than makes up for it in the academics. We where so pleased with the effort and dedication towards the studies that the teachers made, that we did not enroll our child in La Jolla Country ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/08/07

Sandburg is a great school especially because of its after school and extra curricular activities. Entering 4th grade you have the option of entering the school band. Your child can continue that hobbie untill middle school where they can enter a full class to hone there skills. There are numerous carnivals ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 08/26/06

I have been a parent at Sandburg for 10 years, the school is awesome, the best asset is the wonderful teaching staff. The principal, Mrs. Hinzman is excellent. This school has more parent involvement than most schools,the PTA alone has over 35 board members. People here care, get involved and make ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/05

My child attends Sandburg, she is currently in Kindergarted. I love the fact that her teacher tries to keep the parents involved as much a possible. My daughter knows how to read well, this has helped expand her vocabulary a great deal. Ever since she started shcool I noticed she is so eager to learn ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/05

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Test Year: 2012
Sandburg 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 — Sandburg Elementary School is located at 11230 Avenida Del Gato, San Diego CA 92126. 11230 Avenida Del Gato is in the 92126 ZIP code in San Diego, CA The school district for Sandburg Elementary School is the San Diego Unified School District. Sandburg Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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