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School leader:  Lawerence Gotanco
1801 Sandcreek Way
Alameda, CA 94501-6024

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(510) 748-4009
(510) 523-6717
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42 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · October 16, 2013
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 and the office work together to solve even... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 16, 2013
My daughter has flourished at Lum. All three of her teachers, as well as music and media center teachers, have challenged my daughter academically, as well as create an atmosphere that makes her want to go to school. She has made tremendous... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 23, 2012
We've been at Lum since 2009 and have been extremely happy. It's a wonderful community, very diverse, caring and involved. There are so many fun school activities, such as Fall Family Festival, afterschool enrichment classes, Multi-cultural... more

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Submitted by a community member · December 31, 2011
Lum was a very great school to go to. Ms. Tomine was a great 3rd grade teacher! Too bad she retired. Ms. Holmes was a great teacher to work with in 4th grade and Ms. Finch was very nice to be with for 5th grade. Graduating from 5th grade was a... more

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Donald D. Lum Elementary School
1801 Sandcreek Way, Alameda, CA  94501-6024
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 42 reviews. (510) 748-4009
Last modified Donald D. Lum Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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