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Schools in Orinda : Real Estate Advice

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Tue Feb 21, 2017
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Tue Jan 25, 2011
Debbie Johnston answered:
Lenore, there is a wealth of statistical and test data on the web about the Orinda schools - school scores show Orinda has been historically (and continues) to enjoy top scores across the board.
I think the more interesting perspective comes from the students and parents who have experienced first hand the social, academic, sports, and full range of daily pieces of a scholastic experience in an Orinda school. That can show some insight as to why a child might thrive in this environment - from the parental support, to the wide range of electives, to the strong counseling and other services offerred to the "complete" child. I would be happy to put you in touch with people that can provide you with that "insider" view of the schools here in Orinda.
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Tue Apr 15, 2008
Dave Sutton answered:
The Orinda Union School District is at the web site below, but it's not that simple. There is no guarantee that the attendance boundaries of any of the schools are static. So if you bought a home based on it being in the attendance area of grade school A, the school district can move your child to grade school B at any time. Obviously they try not to do that, but there are no guarantees. It is a fine school district, as is Acalanes, the district for the high schools. ... more
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