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8365 Whitelock Parkway
Elk Grove, CA 95757

(916) 683-7680
(916) 685-5703
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September 11, 2015
My daughter really enjoys the school and she is being challenged academically, I can't ask for anything better. Very good kids.

- submitted by a parent

May 07, 2015
a very nice school, high expectations but they make sure students enoy themselves as well.

- submitted by a community member

October 01, 2014
I'm young and going to Pinkerton. honestly i was so happy about till i saw the ratings and races. i think its going to be a great school and many parents (i over heard) lie about there address just so there kids can go to Pinkerton.

- submitted by a community member

January 21, 2014
hated this school from the start thought it was gonna get better but it didnt

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September 26, 2013
Elizabeth Pinkerton is a wonderful school with fabulous teachers who really care about the students!!

- submitted by a parent

December 05, 2012
I hate this school the rules are unfair , the teachers are lazy and the Kids are rude. I go there and I hate it because I only have a few close friends there all my other friends went to Toby Johnson Middle School. Going to Pinkerton was a very bad mistake

- submitted by a community member

November 13, 2012
This school was hell. I hated it from the beginning. I went to this school two years ago and I hated every minute of it. The teachers were nice but the students were hoodlums. Fights always broke out. I would never go back there again.

- submitted by a community member

April 23, 2012
I believe that overall the school is well run and the staff are committed to teaching. What I take issue with is some of the core subject teachers being disorganized in their teaching methodology and using the old school sink or swim method of teaching; this has the affect of almost overwhelming the kids with work. This includes the primarily the math and humanities dept.'s. Unfortunately, some of these staff members have a difficult time accepting both parental input, questions and constructive criticism. However, the staff I have found overall tend to care about learning and how they teach the kids. This is something all parents can and should work with to aid the school in their child's learning process. I would again state that the school has a very good staff overall and they do seem to care about the kids.

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September 27, 2011
I love the school because it provides me with a fun and safe environment. The teachers are great and easy to be around yet they have high expectations and provide a challenging curriculum.

- submitted by a community member

September 26, 2011
An excellent school with great expectations! We are very happy with the curriculum, principal, teachers, and administration.

- submitted by a parent

May 29, 2011
Moral is everywhere. Disgusting. I sent my children back to TJMS. Much better they are now learning.

- submitted by a parent

November 22, 2010
My son and daughter both recently attended Elizabeth Pinkerton Middle School and Cosumnes Oaks High School, for 8th and 11th grade, after attending Toby Johnson Middle School and Franklin High School. From my experiences with EPMS and COHS I was dissapointed with both of the school's moral and their way of teaching. Both of my kids did not like it at all @ EPMS and COHS and wanted to go back to their previous schools. I then tranferred my 2 kids back to TJMS and FHS and they are loving those schools better. If i were to compare the 2 schools i would have to say TJMS and FHS is a better school to send your children to.

- submitted by a parent
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Elizabeth Pinkerton Middle School
8365 Whitelock Parkway, Elk Grove, CA  95757
(916) 683-7680
Last modified Elizabeth Pinkerton Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 7-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Elizabeth Pinkerton Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 24 reviews. Top