wow my kids enjoy going there.The principle and teachers are very friendly and always available to answer you.
My son is attending this school from the mid of 1st grade. Teachers are smart, kind and attentive. I hope he will learn a lot at the second grade level. He enjoys every day at that school!
The Vallejo Mill Elementary School is a Great School.The teachers are very nice and helpful.The principle is also very nice and always smile on her face and a good lady.We are very happy to have this school for my daughters.We give this school 5/5 points.Thanks
My daughter is in the Spanish Immersion Program. I think Vallejo Mill is a wonderful school. There is great parent involvement and the teachers are as dedicated as any anywhere. I compare it favorably to other supposedly 'higher-rated' schools in the area.
My son was overloaded here when we moved from So. Cal and it was a shock to me.. he came in kindergarten. His teacher would forget that they had a library day, no homework would come home since the printer was broken, didn't have any graduation .. I could go on and on.. the teacher discouraged parent volunteer and ofcourse didn't have enough time to get things done.. at the end of kindergarten atleast 40% of the kids could n;t read numbers or above 20 or read properly. I am very disappointed with the time he spent. I would say some daycares are better in what they do with the kids. :-(. The principal was never around.. for the time my child went there, I never saw or heard from the pricipal
My school is great, kids love it! The teachers care about the kids. PTA did a great job getting community volunteers to construct a new playground! The oncoming PTA is a very dedicated group of people and will continue to help the school thrive! I'd say to prospective parents to give this school a try and be active on PTA.
This is a really good school despite the notions that people have about ratings. The office staff is wonderful and my child is very happy there.
I went to vallejo mill as a child i left in second grade but i do have great memories there got on here hoping to find a few old friends i remember but havent figured taht out either. glad to see this school is still great as it ever was.
1) This is an excellent school, Very good environment and location. 2) I am very happy with my son, He is now in 3rd Grade 3) Ms Ransom is a very good teacher 4) Principal is very caring and School Office team is excellent, very courteous, polite friendly and helpful.
I love the school. The atmosphere here is very friendly and kid helpful. Teachers are always willing to talk when you need them. Both my children are in the Spanish Immersion program. I got to give credit to the Immersion teachers for enriching my children lives. This school makes it fun to learn and despite their score, they are providing a solid academic foundation for my children. Thank you.
I moved out of the school district and put my kids into another School in Fremont (Parkmont). I must say I really miss Vallejo Mill School. The teachers were better, the facilities were better, and I miss the one on one teacher to student interaction at Vallejo that I don't see at our school. The ratings say that Parkmont ranks higher but I wish it had that old grade school feeling Vallejo Mill did. Maybe it would have been a little easier on me here if the parents were a little nicer at Parkmont.
I LOVE the office staff Marilyn and Patricia. I LOVE all the teachers we have had since my eldest has been there. Mrs. Stroschein is a great Kinder teacher. Mrs. Poole is a very good 1st and 2nd grade teacher depends on her yearly assignment. This year we will have Mrs. Smith and Mrs. Correia. (sp?). The principal is okay. But she is LUCKY to have a great office staff and awesome teachers!! I volunteer a lot in the classroom and sometimes in the office. The test scores may not be super high, but I prefer teacher quality vs. numbers. I believe that as long as you are a involved at school whether from home, at school, in office, or in classroom is the major factor in your kid(s) succeeding in any school.
I don't like this school at all. The teachers are mean and won't respond. My son is bullied all the time. I just hate everything about this school.
My daughter is in 1st Grade and she loves to go to school. Every morning she is excited to start her day in her class because her teacher Ms. Poole makes daily activities so interesting. My daughter is lucky to have her as her teacher. All the office staff are so friendly and courteous.
My daughter is in vallejo mill she is in 1st grade,her teacher mrs.Poole is very nice and polite with her always.iam very happy that my daughter is in this school.
My daughter has been in Vallejo Mill Elementary for about one and half years, now in Grader 3. She is so happy with teacher Mrs. Ng in Grader 2 and Mrs. Ransom in Grader 3. The staff in the office are so nice and friendly; always smile, helpful, answer all questions whenever walking in or on the phone, not like other highly rated schools in the same district.
my daughter was overloaded to this school for kindgarden. Ms. Gold was a great teacher, she really loves kids. After 2 years, my daughter stil miss Ms. Gold. Wish her the best!
I go and teach the kids sign language with Rebecca Whitaker and her class. I really enjoy the kids.
I have three kids going to these school and the teachers are excellent!!!
I completely agree with the previous post. As a parent the first thing you deal with when you enroll your child is the staff in main the office. They were outstanding, respectful and very friendly. You get treated with dignity and respect unlike the staff at a nearby school where my child was overloaded from. Few of the safety patrol volunteers were rude and disrespectful. We all wants the children to be safe but you have to learn how to address human beings or that is not the job for you. I would love to see the school works on improving their API score. I think it is a very friendly environment and good school for my child.
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