5
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Schools serving similar student populations most often got a: 4
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SCORES ARE FROM 1 TO 10
4
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School leader:  John Stangl
3750 Brown Avenue
Oakland, CA 94619-1406

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(510) 531-6868
(510) 531-6725
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms, Dress code
  • Transportation
    None, Transportation provided for special education students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Multiculturalism / Global, Technology, Science
  • Arts
    Instrumental and theory music lessons
  • World languages
    None
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29 reviews

Community review

How would you rate your experience at this school?

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · March 24, 2016
My daughter has been at Laurel since Kindergarten. She is excelling in many areas, reading, writing, math (is okay she would rather read and write), and socially. I love this school so much! Her previous school was private and she spent two years... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 04, 2016
The faculty are very kind and supportive, the students seem to love going to school and the academics are challenging and engaging. The playground has a lot to offer and the library gets very new books frequently. So far we are loving the school.

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Submitted by a community member · August 09, 2015
My baby girl has been going to laurel for four years now first she was going to the CDC and now she is going to the second grade this year she can't wait I love this school they have done a great job with my babe she is reading above average and... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 20, 2015
My son is in 4th grade and has attended Laurel since Kindergarten. I have worked at OUSD since 1994 in the Child Development Centers and I have a Masters in Education. Overall Laurel teachers are good. The office staff can be hard and the... more

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About this school

Laurel Elementary School is located in the foothills of East Oakland. Our campus serves a densely-populated, ethnically-diverse, predominately working-class neighborhood. Our mission is to improve students' academic achievement in a safe, stimulating, and nurturing environment where the needs of the whole child are met. In addition to our rigorous core instructional program and our science focus, we offer enrichment classes including dance, music, art, and technology. We also offer an afterschool program for grades two through five that has both an academic and enrichment component. Join our school community and be a part of Laurel Pride!

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Last modified: March 24, 2016
Last modified Laurel Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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