Students enrolled 342
School leader Amy Black

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22 Wakefield Drive
Moraga, CA 94556

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(925) 631-0105
(925) 376-7452
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4 stars
Based on 8 ratings

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October 17, 2013
Bad school. Mean teachers. Our son is miserable...principal won't address our concerns. Parents are encouraged to stay away.

- submitted by a parent
June 06, 2013
I don't get it. The school is great because the parents are motivated and provide learning activities inside and outside of school. Instruction is just ok. A few teachers are amazing, but most are mediocre and lazy photocopying the same worksheets year after year.

- submitted by a parent
August 08, 2011
What is the review good for? I need to see the API scores for all of the school in the district as well as the country.

- submitted by a parent
May 26, 2010
At a time when schools are struggling with greatly reduced funding, the dedicated teachers, staff and parents of LP continue to provide a superior education for its students. This commitment to high quality education (as evidenced in consistently high test scores) is a hallmark of Lamorinda schools and LP is a shining example.

- submitted by a parent
no rating May 08, 2010
I've worked for elementary schools throughout Contra Costa County, including all public elementary schools in Moraga, and Walnut Creek, Wagner Ranch in Orinda and schools of the Contra Costa County Office of Education. LP and Indian Valley are superior choices.

- submitted by a teacher
October 14, 2009
Los Perales is an amazing school within an amazing school district. Lamorinda is a highly desirable place to live not only because of its beauty and proximity ot SF, but the schools are the best in the state. Housing prices are high, but in return you get a private school education for the cost of public. Los Perales rises to the top. Anyone living in this neighborhood is lucky to have this school at their fingertips.

- submitted by a parent
June 08, 2006
There is a reason why Los Perales has such incredible test scores and high teacher retention rates!

- submitted by a parent
no rating June 15, 2005
Best school in the area. Dedicated teachers and an awesome principal!

- submitted by a parent
January 07, 2005
Academic Quality is very strong. There are many available extra curricular activities. The parent support is usually excellent. Teachers are top-notch.

- submitted by a parent
January 06, 2005
High parent involement. Great principal, all the kids and adults love him! High academic standards- children are closely monitored, if they start to fall behind or are gifted, steps are immediately taken to correspond. Any complaints are taken very seriously (for example bullying, which is rare). Teachers are top notch, my only complaint is that some have been there forever and are possibly a bit tired of teaching, I would like to see more younger teachers. An A+ school!

- submitted by a parent
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Los Perales Elementary School
22 Wakefield Drive, Moraga, CA  94556
(925) 631-0105
Last modified Los Perales Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Los Perales Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 10 reviews. Top