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School leader:  Nancy Bloom
1757 Mountain Boulevard
Oakland, CA 94611-2259

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  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Multiculturalism / Global
  • Arts
    Choir / Chorus, Instrumental and theory music lessons
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29 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · August 20, 2013
Like other reviewers said, Montclair Elementary is a wonderful school in Oakland. All teachers, office staff and Principal Bloom were very supportive. The PTA did an amazing job. Very Impressed with PTA supported programs such as PE, Music, Drama,... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 01, 2013
This school is a gem in Oakland. The principal is strong and an advocate for the children and secondarily the parents. She has guided our school through a significant remodel over the last two years... while maintaing a strong culture of learning,... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 16, 2011
Amazing school, principal & staff! The parent involvement and support is off the chart. Kudos to all!

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Submitted by a parent · August 24, 2010
I currently have a third and first grader at Montclair. Our academic and community experience at this school has been outstanding. Our principal is extreemly dedicated, our teachers are second to none, and our parent community is diverse and... more

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About this school

Montclair School is a diverse school located in charming Montclair Village. Our experienced and nurturing staff stresses high academic achievement, cultural responsiveness, and creative artistic expression in our students. We strive to educate the whole child using a rigorous academic curriculum coupled with a stimulating visual and performing arts program. Our students learn personal and social responsibility, self motivation, and cooperation. Students are well prepared for academic and personal success. Opportunities for parental involvement abound at Montclair. Families can involve themselves as members of our School Site Council, PTA, Dad's Club, and Academic Achievement Support Group, as well as classroom volunteers, student tutors, and enrichment teachers for after school programs. At Montclair, we pride ourselves on our strong educational community. The school supports an excellent library, full computer lab, tutoring for struggling students, vocal music teacher, physical education teacher, and art teacher. The school offers a variety of afterschool enrichment opportunities for students ranging from cooking, martial arts, glass-fusing, and magic classes. In addition, Montclair School also has a school psychologist on site one day per week and a part-time coach for English learners.

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Last modified: December 8, 2015
Montclair Elementary School
1757 Mountain Boulevard, Oakland, CA  94611-2259
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 29 reviews. (510) 339-6100
Last modified Montclair 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.
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