« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
K-8
Public district
Montague, CA
Students enrolled: 164
Before care: No
 

Contact this school

430 East Prather Street
Montague, CA 96064

School website
(530) 459-3001
(530) 459-3788
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Montague Elementary School address.

March 14, 2015
I love teaching at MES! The staff works together as a team and supports each other. There is unity school wide so that when students progress through the grades they will find continuity. The teachers work really hard to design creative lessons and we are always doing ongoing professional development. We are a highly qualified staff!

- submitted by a teacher

March 11, 2015
The entire staff and administration have truly developed a caring and nurturing environment in which our children learn best. I have seen teachers go above and beyond to provide quality educational opportunities, in class and numerous field trips. They truly have a heart for teaching and care about all their students.

- submitted by a community member

January 18, 2015
This is an amazing school with an amazing staff! They are truely about the child! The leave no child behind and have wonderful programs in place to help students become successful. Definately the best school in the area. They all go above and beyond.

- submitted by a parent

November 30, 2013
this school is amazing, i was at Montague K-2 nd grade and left in 2000, my family moved alot and sadly i had to go, i hade great teachers such as Mr. Gutierrez, and Mrs. Mahan at my time. Now im 19, serve in the U.S. Army and wish to one day visit my favorite school and to hopefully see the new changes~ Nunez

- submitted by a community member

August 12, 2013
I have worked at Montague Elementary for over 20 years now and I must say that this is a great little school. Our new principal is a wonderful leader; she is FUN, FIRM, and FAIR. Rose McIntyre brings a breath of fresh air to the school, along with the entire teaching staff and support staff. If you have children entering school, please come and check this little gem out. As a parent and grandparent, I would whole-heartedly recommend Montague Elementary School.

- submitted by a teacher

June 09, 2010
I have 2 kids in MES and couldn't be happier with the the way the school is run by Principal Gretta Brown. It is unfortunate that some of the parents don't understand the need and the benefit of some of the more recently implemented rules, but as a parent I completely support the approach Mrs. Brown has taken toward the leadership of the school. I also credit the teachers and staff for genuinely caring about the success and well being of the students and the apperance and atmosphere of the campus. Excellent job, keep up the good work.

- submitted by a parent

February 25, 2010
this school has definetly went down since tag pimentel left. i dont agree with many of there rules but it is an excelent school besides the unfair rules.

- submitted by a parent
no rating
October 25, 2009
This year Montague has a new principal Gretta Brown and she is wonderful. My kids are no longered bullied and they are rewarded for their good behavior, and the kids with bad behavoir is finally being dealt with. I'm so glad we didn't switch schools!

- submitted by a parent
no rating
December 11, 2008
Beware would not recommend. Administration does not listen to you. Teachers are okay I wont complain about that.

- submitted by a parent

August 16, 2008
My son attends school here and with the small class sizes receives a lot of personal attention. Their math, computer and reading programs are phenomenal and above and beyond the other local schools. The staff is friendly and willing to listen to the parents and this school really strives to better itself on a daily basis. They are even offering van/bus transportation now for children outside of the school district. They have some issues with bullying (but what school doesn't) however, when brought up by some of the parents the staff took immediate action not only to help the bullied children but even putting together an anti bullying school meeting. I went to school here as well and it has improved tenfold since. I would recommend this school to anyone.

- submitted by a parent

March 22, 2008
Our school values each and every student. All students are encouraged to excel in academics and character. We constantly receive compliments from visitors about the quality of our students, staff, and campus. We encourage the public to visit our school to appreciate the atmosphere created here. --Mrs. McKay

- submitted by a teacher
no rating
February 15, 2008
I love my school! I think our staff is caring, and concerned about the safety of every student. Our middle school is excellent and I wouldn't want to work anywhere else. Mrs. Graces

- submitted by a teacher
no rating
November 05, 2007
There is no teacher/parent communication, no progress reports, no staff/parent communication. Some of the teachers seem nice, but I would not really know. Another teacher is cold, unavailable to student or parent. Check this one carefully before enrollment, and research all options.

- submitted by a parent

July 09, 2005
My children received a very good education at this school. I only have good things to say about the teachers, staff and curriculum.

- submitted by a parent

March 11, 2004
I think this is by far the worst school my children have ever attended the teachers dont have any contact with the parents,my childs grades have dropped from a's and b's to low c's and d's

- submitted by a parent

December 18, 2003
Our children have been here since Jan. 2003 and we are very pleased with the education they are getting. The teachers care and do a good job. Our children have been on the A honor roll since being here and they work hard as do the teachers.

- submitted by a parent

Profile Completeness

INTERMEDIATE

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Facebook


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: March 14, 2015

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2015 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Montague Elementary School
430 East Prather Street, Montague, CA  96064
(530) 459-3001
Last modified Montague Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Montague Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 18 reviews. Top