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School leader:  Donna Burton
24842 Viejas Boulevard
Descanso, CA 91916-9757

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12 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · August 17, 2015
This school has went down hill fast over the past 3-5 years. API score is incorrect and this inaccuracy is known by the superintendent. Several concerned parents have requested meetings with principals & superintendent, only to be turned away.... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very ineffective
Submitted by a parent · August 17, 2015
Teachers are left without resources. Many senior teachers are only present for their 10 year, little concern for students.

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Submitted by a student · December 04, 2008
This school is the best! I haven't been to other schools before, but I know this school's staff and teaching skills are excellent.

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Submitted by a parent · January 03, 2008
Descanso Elementary is truly the best school in San Diego County. My children have attended several other schools: Jamacha, Magnolia, Bostonia, and Joan MacQueen Middle. Descanso has an amazing, experienced staff. The leadership at this school is... more

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Descanso Elementary School
24842 Viejas Boulevard, Descanso, CA  91916-9757
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. (619) 445-2126
Last modified Descanso Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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