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Antioch, CA
Students enrolled: 521
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2304 G Street
Antioch, CA 94509

(925) 779-7410
(925) 754-8592
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July 21, 2013
This is the best school my child did not know how to read when she went there for kindergarten. Thanks to Mrs . Carmichael she had all 4 and loves to read and do math.

- submitted by a parent
November 13, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
I love Marsh Elementary School because it has fantastic teachers and wonderful students. Marsh Elementary is an integrated bilingual school. Students at Marsh Elementary are encouraged to do their best at all times.

- submitted by a community member
no rating February 12, 2009
Marsh has very caring teachers. They care. I think the teachers her are more stricked than at other schools which is great because some of the kids are crazy! Many of they yell and scream and fight but that is not the blame of the teachers. Marsh has a bad rap around town and no district support. Although some of the kids are bad, most are great and willing to learn. Lets remember those kids.

- submitted by a parent
November 07, 2008
i am a student and i think all of you people out there who says its a bad school.i feel bad for you because if we didnt have school we wouldnt have great education..i am seroius. we have a great school and i pround to be part of it!i love this school and i hope all of my friends will keep striving for the knowledge!

- submitted by a student
August 01, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
May 24, 2005
this is my 5th year at marsh and my opinion of the place only goes down each year.

- submitted by a parent
May 23, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
April 24, 2005
This school has excellent teachers. However, it is a Title 1 school and had very little resources available to it. There is not a lot of parent involvement. Considering these factors, I think the teachers do a great job of keeping control and teaching to their abilities with limited resources and limited parent involvement. While the school building is old, it is well-maintained and provides a safe learning environment.

- submitted by a parent
October 26, 2003
I am disgusted by the fact that our children are failing. I am even more disgusted by the realization that the administration believes we need to steal the joy from school and childhood to improve test scores. We are not allowed to have a small parade or dress in costume for Halloween, because it is too time consuming yet we can take them out of class for three fundraising assemblies. These kids need to see the joy of school, not the experience of salesmanship. This school has its priorities confused. Put some joy in leaning and the kids will clamor for it.

- submitted by a parent
October 07, 2003
I know the test scores are low, but this school has a huge language barrier! It's hard to pass a test in a language you don't understand. Also, there are a lot of discipline problems due to parents who don't teach their kids to be responsible for their actions. I don't think the teachers should be blamed for a parents mistake. My kids love the school.

- submitted by a parent
October 03, 2003
I fully agree with the first comment. Since the 2003/2004 school year has started, I have seen first hand how the district for Marsh seems to be more concerned about being 'politically correct' regarding aides in classrooms, instead of the concerns the parents have of their 'at risk students' and the parental requests.

- submitted by a parent
September 03, 2003
This school has declined rapidly and does not target at risk students or work with them.

- submitted by a parent

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Marsh Elementary School
2304 G Street, Antioch, CA  94509
(925) 779-7410
Last modified Marsh Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Marsh Elementary School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 13 reviews. Top