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11911 Donner Pass Rd

Truckee, CA 96161

(530) 582-2650

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 570

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

27 Parent Reviews for Truckee Elementary School

I don't believe I would have wanted my children to attend any other school in the District. Truckee Elementary has an amazing teaching staff, who care deeply about the success of all students. The teachers work to not only teach the crucial skills needed to learn to read and do math, but to find ways ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/24/13

I have had my older three go through Truckee El and my younger two are now starting.... It IS a great school with wonderful staff and excellent educators. I am VERY pleased and proud of my lil' Truckee Cubs.

Posted by a parent on 10/18/13

The educator's and staff at Truckee El do a wonderful job with all the children.

Posted by a parent on 10/18/13

This school is about community. Many parents involved, teachers who really care about the kids, and effort from the whole community to make Truckee El. a great school

Posted by a parent on 10/18/13

As a parent of kindergartener and a 1st grader, I am very supportive of what this school has done with the resources given. There's always room for improvement no matter where you are and I'm confident that my children are on task with their education while blossoming socially. The teachers we've had ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/18/13

Truckee Elementary has superseded our expectations. What a wonderful place for my child to learn and grow!

Posted by a parent on 10/18/13

Truckee Elementary School is an important part of this community. Aside from the normal educational classes, the teachers are looking for different ways to help their students. There are various programs designed to help the children socialize properly within the existing community, and there s a special ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/22/13

We have been very happy with the growth of our children at Truckee El. The teachers make sure to know and work with each student's strengths, weaknesses, and interests, both individually and in groups. We feel that the relationship between teachers, families and staff is as a team. Everyone is friendly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/13/13

Truckee Elementary School, even though it is a public school is filled with caring, creative teachers. The principal is hands- on, always available and a inspiring leader. It was her idea to have her hair publicly spray painted if the kids reached a very high goal to read certain amounts of words. Of ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/05/13

We love Truckee Elementary. In reading the other posting in the past year, it is unfortunate that these parents weren't happy. The school has so much parent involvement and a very good staff. Bottom line, my children are doing very well. They have music, art, computer lab, science lab, library time, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/27/12

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Test scores for Truckee Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Truckee Elementary School
Tahoe-truckee Joint 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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Truckee schools — Truckee Elementary School is located at 11911 Donner Pass Rd, Truckee CA 96161. 11911 Donner Pass Rd is in the 96161 ZIP code in Truckee, CA The school district for Truckee Elementary School is the Tahoe-truckee Joint Unified School District. Truckee Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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