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School leader:  Michael Welcome
4955 Alhambra Valley Road
Martinez, CA 94553-5707

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    Transportation provided for special education students
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31 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · March 04, 2016
This school has truly never impressed me. I moved here just to make sure my daughter attended it and why? The office admin is never friendly, the teachers are rude to the families that are not on their "level" so to speak, and the new principle is... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 04, 2014
John Swett Elementary is an amazing school. We moved into this area to be able to have our children attend here. It disheartens me to read the terrible reviews from others here. If these parents are so unhappy, then why don't they ask for a... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 27, 2014
The school has some truly wonderful and dedicated teachers, which is its main redeeming quality. Since the new principal started, field trips have been stopped and hands-on learning has been replaced with iPads, apps and headphones. The kids... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 21, 2014
This school has a flag that says "Distinguished School", however it is a "Detention Center" They are not allowed to play or laugh before school....instead must walk on the blacktop in circles. The teachers walk with their heads down..not making... more

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John Swett Elementary School
4955 Alhambra Valley Road, Martinez, CA  94553-5707
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 31 reviews. (925) 335-5860
Last modified John Swett Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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