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Forestville Elementary School

Public | K-1 | 4 students

 

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Posted May 7, 2013

The best school i have ever been at! I met my fave teacher (mrs.montgomery). Even met my one and only love.


Posted October 7, 2012

I love Forestville School and Academy. It's a wonderful, small community, where the teachers really know the kids and the parents really know each other because of the quaint size. The teachers are great, the administration works very hard to bring quality education to the students and teach good values, and there's a strong commitment to arts & music as part of the core curriculum.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted August 9, 2011

Actually heard a yard duty aide tell students not to give her any s--- because she wasn't in the f------ mood for it. I don't even talk that way at home but it's okay to say that at school? and an employee!!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 1, 2011

Agree with last post. There is definite bullying and no long-term consequences. Cycle just repeats itself. Pulled my daughters from this school because of this. Overall, would not recommend this school.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 29, 2009

As a parent of a child with a 504 plan in place for a special need I must say that this school is outstanding in the way that they work with you to create the most positive environment possible for your child. Everyone knows each other in the school and all diversities are welcomed.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 2, 2009

Both my children have had excellent Kindergarten and first grade experiences! I wouldn't trade it for the world!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 26, 2007

I have one child left at Forestville Academy and a graduate. I believe Forestville is an excellent school. We have wonderful, caring teachers and a great administrative staff. I am very pleased with the academic program and all the extra's being offered. We offer great elective classes in junior high and some GATE classes after school. Our parent group is very involved and supports the many extracurricular activities we have. I would recommend this school to anyone.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 26, 2007

Great school, wonderfull teachers and staff
—Submitted by a parent


Posted May 2, 2007

My son has been in Forestville school starting t the on-site preschool. We love the school. They have wonderful caring teachers and staff. A great amount of parent involvment. I think the bullying has really stopped I have never had a problem, In fact they even have a private bully line to call if you have a problem. I do however feel they are not strict enough when there has been problems.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 26, 2006

Good Academic prrogram. Excellent teachers. Before and after school care on campus.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted December 15, 2003

I went to Forestville School for 6 years (before I moved) and it has always been a great school. I loved the teachers there and the office has always been a great place to get help, and they're really friendly. My own Aunt liked the school so much that she even got a job in the office. If you are moving into the area or thinking about moving into the area you should really think about Forestville. The school and the town is great!
—Submitted by a student


Posted August 26, 2003

Forestville School has a very serious and ongoing problem with severe bullying. A very large amount of parents have pulled their children out of this school.(Including me) Despite the school's claim to be doing more about the this,I am contacted by other parents and told that it remains a problem. It appears that the school is not doing a serious and consistant effort to curb the abuse.
—Submitted by a parent


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school
White 59%
Hispanic 37%
Two or more races 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1%
Asian 1%
Source: CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 54%N/AN/A
English language learners 20%N/AN/A
Source: CA Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Teacher experience

  This school District averageState average
First-year teachers 37%N/AN/A
Source: Civil Rights Data Collection, 2011-2012

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School Leader's name
  • Talin Tamzarian
Fax number
  • (707) 887-2185

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  • Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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6321 Highway 116
Forestville, CA 95436
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Phone: (707) 887-2279

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