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School leader:  Anne Brown
800 Barron Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94306-2610

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(650) 858-0508
(650) 813-1031
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"Our school is recognized for its inclusive model, small and diverse population."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before
  • Dress policy
    None, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans shared with other schools
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), World languages, Multiculturalism / Global...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Video and film production, Orchestra...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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37 reviews

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · December 11, 2013
We moved to Barron Park from the UK and have been very pleased with the school ethos, welcome and academic approach. The parent community is very supportive of the Principal and everyone is open and warm with newcomers. The classrooms are well... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 15, 2013
Barron Park (BP) has afforded my family the best experience in Palo Alto. We moved from a great private school in NY and the transition has been flawless. BP offers a unique diversity experience, and it's what my family refers to as the mini UN. ... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 14, 2013
While we're only a little over a year into this, with a son now in 1st grade, I give Barron Park elementary an A+. Our son has thrived. He's a bright but extremely high energy kid who needs fairly close attention, and so far the staff has answered... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 13, 2013
When I was first evaluating elementary schools, I found that it was really tough. There is only a limited amount of information that was available on the internet; the information seemed heavily weighted to test scores. We were zoned for Barron... more

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Barron Park Elementary School
800 Barron Avenue, Palo Alto, CA  94306-2610
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 37 reviews. (650) 858-0508
Last modified Barron Park Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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