6
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School leader:  Cheryl Wilson
351 Jack London Avenue
Alameda, CA 94501

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(510) 748-4006
(510) 748-8314
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"Our school is best known for its amazing, global diversity!"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Multiculturalism / Global
  • Arts
    Computer animation, None
  • World languages
    None
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34 reviews

Community rating

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · August 10, 2015
We were at Ruby Bridges with our sons for several years before moving and were extremely satisfied. We really miss the school now that we have moved. My oldest was at two other highly rated schools before Ruby Bridges, yet we were much more... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a parent · August 10, 2015
We had 3 different teachers during the time our sons were at Ruby Bridges. We were greatly impressed with all three and would highly recommend each of them. We only were able to get to know a couple of other teachers, but were impressed what we... more

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · August 10, 2015
My oldest son attended two other schools before Ruby Bridges. In both of these, I would say the homework was too much. At Ruby Bridges, it was much more balanced and they had a better approach to homework.

Develops grit: Agree
Submitted by a parent · August 10, 2015
Yes, but they do this in a balanced way. For example, our oldest son had what we felt was quite excessive homework at his previous school. He developed a strong aversion to homework due to this. At Ruby Bridges, they focus on developing... more

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Ruby Bridges Elementary School
351 Jack London Avenue, Alameda, CA  94501
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 34 reviews. (510) 748-4006
Last modified Ruby Bridges Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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