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3670 Penniman Avenue
Oakland, CA 94619

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(510) 535-2812
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November 23, 2015
I want to thank Mr. Charles Miller for being a careing principal and turning our school around to a better environment.

- submitted by a community member

November 23, 2015
I am thankful to our new principal, Mr. Charles Miller. He is a blessing to ou school. After many years of bad experiences with the previous principal we now have one that cares about our students and supports our teachers any way he can. I is a pleasure to do my part to help the school too because of the welcoming environment Mr. Miller shows to everyone.

- submitted by a community member

January 26, 2007
I just transfered my son from jefferson to allendale becuase the previous school was overcrowded, and had no resources for my son. My son is happy to go to school now :). Adhd recourses, speech therapy,computer class, after school programs, plus walking distance to the park (allendale) for their after school program as well. Its been less than week and im happy with my son in that school. Clean campus, nice staff.

- submitted by a parent
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Allendale is in the forefront of using Balanced Literacy as our instructional model. This is a group of purposeful literacy experiences such as Guided Reading, Independent Reading, Literature Circles, Written Responses to Text, and more. The final goal is to enhance each learner's effectiveness as a reader. Learners learn by participating in the act of reading. Our learners will: Work together, Be exposed to different genres, Establish goals and evaluate them, Engage in meaningful discussion about reading, Take responsibility for their own learning, Read for meaning, and Develop a deeper understanding of what they read. Our school is also an innovator in elementary science education. This includes hands-on science experiments and science literacy (reading and writing about science). At Allendale, we hold high expectations and we recognize that our students need strong support in order to succeed.


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Allendale Elementary School
3670 Penniman Avenue, Oakland, CA  94619
(510) 535-2812
Last modified Allendale Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Allendale Elementary School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top