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K-6
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Elk Grove, CA
Students enrolled: 545
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

5 stars
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James A. Mckee Elementary School 5

Posted November 03, 2014
- a parent
This is a great school and such an ideal fit for my young kids. Mr. Looper is "THE BEST PRINCIPAL" and the staff surrounding him are great. The two ladies in the front office are always friendly and helpful. As a parent, I was very critical about the education my children was going to receive and didn't expect to have them stay at this school for very long; however, as I got to know the teachers, principal, and parents of this school, I realized a school is more than just a number. My kids are in the "GATES" program and they are doing well. This is the only school in the district that has an intact GATES program during school hours, which is great. It's not just a school, it's a community.
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James A. Mckee Elementary School 5

Posted January 03, 2010
- a student
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James A. Mckee Elementary School 5

Posted May 21, 2009
- a parent
Great school with exceptional teachers and a wonderful Accelerated/GATE program. New pricipal is terrific!

James A. Mckee Elementary School 5

Posted August 25, 2008
- a parent
Challenging students. Great learning environment. One of the few traditional schools left. I like the continuity in education without any interruptions. Safe environment

James A. Mckee Elementary School 5

Posted June 02, 2008
- a student
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James A. Mckee Elementary School 5

Posted January 16, 2008
- a student
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James A. Mckee Elementary School 5

Posted May 30, 2006
- a parent
Actively challenging students on individual basis. Still has GATE program available. Excellent PTO and volunteer base. Minimum fundraising. Low teacher turnover. Cooperative administration with offloaded schools/students itermittently.

James A. Mckee Elementary School 5

Posted May 30, 2006
- a parent
Super school. Committed teachers and Staff-longetivity at school. Excellent PTO and volunteer base. Educational fieldtrips for every grade as well as educational, fun assemblies. Minimum fundraising efforts with maximum results. Cozy and comfortable for parents and students. Safe and effective in policies for students. Great community, accessible. Love the GATE program offerred.


James A. Mckee Elementary School 4

Posted April 28, 2006
- a parent
Excellent quality of education. No extra curricular activities offered. Parent involvement is minimal. Teachers are excellent and academics top-notch.

James A. Mckee Elementary School 4

Posted December 09, 2005
- a parent
Outstanding self-contained GATE program. The GATE teachers are experienced and dedicated. This is an excellent program for the student who is motivated to learn and loves a challenge.

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James A. Mckee Elementary School
8701 Halverson Drive, Elk Grove, CA  95624
(916) 686-3715
Last modified James A. Mckee Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
James A. Mckee Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 11 reviews. Top