Report this review as inappropriate

Cancel
« Back to compare
/ / School Profile
K-5
Public
Orinda, CA
Students enrolled: 411
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

5 stars
Based on 6 ratings

Let others know what you
think about this school


This is a safe place to share your honest opinions of a school, whether good or bad.  Learn more.


Glorietta Elementary School 5

Posted February 12, 2013
- a parent
Orinda is a very close knit community and if really shows at Glorietta. Parent fundraising/donations keep the class sizes down to 20 or less for K-3, and keeps programs like art and music alive after state budget cuts elminitated. The schools are the reason we moved to Orinda and we are so glad we did.

Glorietta Elementary School 5

Posted May 26, 2010
- a parent
Our first of 3 is just finishing kindergarten at Glorietta, and the experience has been terrific. The community of teachers and parents really care about the kids.


Glorietta Elementary School 0
no rating

Posted March 14, 2009
- a parent
We have been at Glorietta for five years. An education at Glorietta is the equivalent of (if not better than) an expensive private school. The teachers 'go above and beyond the call of duty' on a daily basis. The Gorietta kids are WAY, WAY, WAY ahead of kids in other nearby school districts (such as Lafayette and Walnut Creek).

Glorietta Elementary School 5

Posted February 12, 2008
- a parent
Recently recognized as a Distinguished School, which is something all those with kids who attend already knew to be the case. The principal, Ms. Loetterle, is a strong and positive influence. There are wonderful families and terrific programs to benefit everyone. You won't find a finer school.

Glorietta Elementary School 5

Posted August 16, 2007
- a parent
This review submitted without content.


Glorietta Elementary School 5

Posted May 29, 2007
- a parent
Incredible community school with outsized parent involvement. Great and diverse teaching staff, music, art, P.E. and computer for every child.

Glorietta Elementary School 5

Posted January 18, 2005
- a parent
My daughter with special needs attended Glorietta for three years. The teachers were excellent and loved their work as could be seen daily in the students' achievements and attitudes. Parent involvement was a highlight of this wonderful school. Teachers had frequent communications and were always welcome in the classrooms with their open door policy. No egos came before the students' development. Gains were made daily and self esteem was always promoted. Feelings were always taken into consideration and no favorites were taken. This is the best school that my daughter has ever attended. She is now 20 and the achievements that she made and the confidence she developed is evident. She was treated as an equal yet with compassion for her difficulties in various areas due to her neurological make up. I am forever thankful to her fabulous teachers, Carol Meisal, Terry Senna and Mr. Roberts, and more! Generous and loving!

Ask a question

Find out information and contribute your experiences, so parents can learn more about this school.

Nearby schools

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Glorietta Elementary School
15 Martha Road, Orinda, CA  94563
(925) 254-8770
Last modified Glorietta 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.
Glorietta Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 7 reviews. Top