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School leader:  Cynthia Bagby
4401 39th Avenue
Oakland, CA 94619-1614

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BASIC INFORMATION

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  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students
  • Coed / Single gender
    Mixto
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

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    Multiculturalism / Global, Environmental, Writing...
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47 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · September 28, 2013
I went to this school years ago. I was there about 1984-87. I had teachers like Mrs. Wehner, Mrs. Toland and a life inspiring music teacher named Mrs. Goldberg who carved out lines in my musical preferences to include no boundaries. It was an... more

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Submitted by a community member · January 31, 2013
I attended Redwood Heights Elementary, 1965-1971. My family moved out of Oakland in November 1971 when I was in the 6th grade. I was sorry to leave the school but I have many fond memories of the teachers and friends made there. I especially... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 14, 2012
RHS worked out for my now middle schooler. In retrospect there could have been more challenges academically. (This said after moving to private schools.) But it worked out. My experience with the second child was less than ideal. Challenges... more

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Submitted by a community member · March 13, 2011
I graduated from RHS and my brothers still go there. I went to 3 other elementary schools before I got to RHS and I loved it. We had awesome teachers, great students, fun lessons and plans, a beautiful library, and a wonderful campus in general. I... more

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About this school

Redwood Heights is located just south of the junction of 35th Avenue and Highway 13. The mission of our school is to support all students in becoming proficient or advanced critical thinkers who are well cared for within the community. We have a rich curriculum that includes a balanced approach to literacy, hands-on math and science, art, music, a school garden, ecology, and library. Our community is diverse socio-economically, linguistically, and racially, and includes a strong integrated special education program.

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Last modified: December 8, 2015
Redwood Heights Elementary School
4401 39th Avenue, Oakland, CA  94619-1614
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 47 reviews. (510) 531-6644
Last modified Redwood Heights Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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