Schools in Alameda

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School Districts in Alameda

District Type Grade Span Schools Students
Alameda City Unified School District UNIFIED K-12 22 10,669
Oakland Unified School District UNIFIED PK-12 89 46,377

Schools in Alameda

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    10 Amelia Earhart Elementary School

    I attended Earhart and now my daughter is attending as a 1st grader. I had the option to choose between Bay Farm and Earhart and I definitely feel I made the right decision. The parents are supportive...

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    9 Hillcrest Elementary School

    This is a really good school. The academics are very good - and the principal has made sure there has been a lot of professional development to ensure teachers are prepared for the switch to Common...

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    9 Edison Elementary School

    There are many great things about this school (amazing teachers and parents) but in the recent years it has gone downhill and many people are leaving this school, which is unfortunate. The...

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    9 Montclair Elementary School

    Amazing school with great parent involvement and unique opportunities for the kids including field trips, language league, variety of after school programs.

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    9 Lincoln Elementary School

    3/5 kindergarten classrooms are ESL, >80% are on free or reduced price lunches with 200 families receiving a bag of groceries per week, all kids receive a free breakfast and some get dinner. We're...

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    9 Chabot Elementary School

    As one reviewer expressed, grades K-2 are amazing for students. My child is now in the 3rd grade and my feelings and views have dramatically changed. The principle is neither engaging socially with...

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    8 Bay Farm

    We've had a very positive experience at this school, and appreciate the high-quality teachers, the collaboration between staff and with staff and parents, and the rich cultural offering - class plays,...

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    8 Donald D. Lum Elementary School

    Since Principal Harris arrived a couple of years ago, Lum's API scores have skyrocketed. The diversity index is very high. there is a strong anti-bullying program in place that has parents, teachers...

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    8 Frank Otis Elementary School

    We've been at Otis for several years now. When our first child started there were a few "not-so-great" to terrible teachers. They have all moved on and I believe they are all now at least average....

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    8 Cleveland Elementary School

    Cleveland is amazing. The Eco-literacy program, the school garden and the fact that they teach (by example) the children to embrace diversity just a few of the things that make this school so amazing.

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    9 Hillcrest Elementary School

    This is a really good school. The academics are very good - and the principal has made sure there has been a lot of professional development to ensure teachers are prepared for the switch to Common...

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    9 Lincoln Middle School

    Lincoln has the strongest academic program of all the public schools in Alameda and maybe a better program than the private schools as well. Teachers work hard to meet the needs of a diverse range of...

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    8 Bay Farm

    We've had a very positive experience at this school, and appreciate the high-quality teachers, the collaboration between staff and with staff and parents, and the rich cultural offering - class plays,...

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    8 Alameda Community Learning Center

    My daughter started at ACLC in middle school and has stayed for high school. She is flourishing here. It is a small, welcoming community where she feels both safe and empowered. There are leadership...

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    6 Will C. Wood Middle School

    The new STEAM program is outstanding. Students are being taught the way kids learn; the integrated learning is creative and engaging.This creative program is also directly aligned with all 3 of our...

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    6 Nea Community Learning Center School

    I would give this school a 10/10 based on their school model and staff. I am proud to be a part of a non traditional school where kids are happy and well adjusted, all are accepted and supported and...

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    6 Edna Brewer Middle School

    So far it's been a wonderful experience for my daughter. She gives it a 10.

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    6 The Academy Of Alameda

    The Academy of Alameda is one of the best middle schools in the bay area they have a wonderful Principal Ms.Woo Williams and Middle School Director Matt Huxley both are very hard workers and caring to...

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    5 Claremont Middle School

    I love how the school is diverse, in many different was. This is the real world, teachers are willing to help the students. They have a new principal , Mr Mayor is doing a great job.

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    5 Maya Lin School

    My daughter is going into first grade and my son is going into kindergarten at Maya Lin. We have had a stellar experience with the school thus far and quite frankly are a bit surprised that it doesn't...

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    9 Alameda High School

    My student enjoys school at AHS. He has mild ADHD and is being well-served by the teachers and staff. I was impressed with the vice-principal who knew my student by name (not for the wrong reasons!)....

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    9 Alameda Science And Technology Institute

    Asti has its good and bad qualities. However, often times, the bad qualities overwhelm the goods. ASTI was known for its academic excellence in a small school setting and after winning the Blue Ribbon...

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    8 Alameda Community Learning Center

    My daughter started at ACLC in middle school and has stayed for high school. She is flourishing here. It is a small, welcoming community where she feels both safe and empowered. There are leadership...

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    6 Nea Community Learning Center School

    I would give this school a 10/10 based on their school model and staff. I am proud to be a part of a non traditional school where kids are happy and well adjusted, all are accepted and supported and...

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    4 Skyline High School

    The school has tried to spend most of its resources to remedial teaching with minimal support and disciplinary problems. The school admin was asking staff to not write referrals in order to reduce the...

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    4 Mcclymonds High School

    I enrolled my child the first week of school, and she went there for about three weeks. And I was not happy about one teacher and one coach, for the girls cheer leading team, I payed 100$ for a sweat...

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    4 Oakland High School

    Lackadaisical and non-responsive administration when handling issues involving students and brushes off parents when they appear at the school to resolve/remedy, temperamental "educators", "students"...

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    3 Coliseum College Prep Academy

    Graduating SeniorCCPA is a school that has offered me a lot of support. Thanks to them I will be attending college. I will attend a UC next fall, and I have CCPA to thank for that. Lions!

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    2 Oakland International High School

    I am currently a Prospective Teacher at OIHS. I was an English learner when I moved to the States about 7 years ago, but it was different than OIHS. I enjoy teaching constructively and learning...

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    2 Madison Park Academy 6-12

    I've taught at a number of schools, and I think Madison has a lot of strengths that is not accurately reflected in the GreatSchools score. Madison has a full service school that provides afterschool...

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