8
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Schools serving similar student populations most often got a: 9
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SCORES ARE FROM 1 TO 10
5
Test scores for low-income students
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School leader:  Colleen Gainey
6071 Smith Avenue
Newark, CA 94560-4536

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(510) 818-3100
(510) 792-5624
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    After, Before
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  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students
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27 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · May 24, 2015
The school board wants to merge Bunker and Milani. Bunker being TK- 2nd grade and Milani being 3-6. Milanis rating is a 5 vs Bunker being and 8. The school board tells me diversity is good. I am very concerned and will think about my child. I... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 19, 2015
Bunker elementary is going to be merged with Louis Milani elementary which has API of 784. The plan is to have all K-2nd grader from both school going to bunker. 3rd-6th grade will go to Milani. Many parents including myself are very concerned and... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 30, 2013
My son finished his 7yrs of elementary education at Bunker, We have had a 7 great years there. We were sad to move out of bunker. All teachers are very good and nice and are approachable after or before school unlike other schools. Principal was... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 16, 2013
We are happy at Bunker but it's just an average school. If you have child that is above average or a high achiever it may be hard for the teacher to notice their need for more advance work assignments due to the large class sizes.This school... more

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Last modified: October 24, 2016
Last modified James L. Bunker Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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