Students enrolled 630
School leader Julie Lerner
Transportation options Yes
District Poway Unified School District

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13910 Midland Road
Poway, CA 92064

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(858) 748-0047
(858) 748-8934
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4 stars
Based on 18 ratings

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August 16, 2013
This school has a good culture of parent-teacher relationship. My kids like the school and their teachers.

- submitted by a parent
August 14, 2013
Amazing school. Wish I could keep my kids going here, but we had to move. The teachers are wonderful, dedicated, caring, I never felt worried to drop my kids off here. Principal is awesome. Lots of parents involved.

- submitted by a parent
February 16, 2012
My son is in Kindergarten, and has had nothing less of an amazing experience at Midland. The school is phenomenal. His teacher, Mrs. Hafer, is sweet, caring, and expects a lot out of the children in her classroom, but in a positive way. My son is making lots of progress, and comes home full of new information everyday. The principal, Mrs. Lerner, is full of energy, and all of the children love her. I volunteer weekly in my sons class, and really love watching how much each child enjoys being at school. I wish I could have gone to Midland! We are looking forward to a long relationship with the school and staff.

- submitted by a parent
no rating April 27, 2010
This school has a safe environment, the Principal cares about our kids' education and their future.

- submitted by a parent
March 29, 2010
My daughter was 4 when she entered Kindergarten. I had already taught her to read & I wanted her to be in a fun, creative but challangeing school. Midland is ALL THAT & more. Yes, expectations are high but these kids can do it! People under-estimate children & even though my daughter was 'ahead' for her age, she began to amaze me pretty quickly once school started with all she was learning & how quickly. Her teacher, Mrs. Schrag, is wonderful. I'm dreading moving next year away from here & am having a hard time finding a school that's up to par with Midland. Wonderful campus, safe, LOVING, understanding, FUN.

- submitted by a parent
November 22, 2009
I am very pleased with this school. My daughter is in the fifth grade and loves going to school everyday! Her teachers are attentive and friendly. The atmosphere and general culture of the school is one of friendliness combined with a love of teaching and learning. There is true heart here.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 22, 2009
Rattlers Rock! - Beautiful shool with a marvelous staff that motivate students to be the best they can

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 16, 2009
We have a newly built school with all of the fantastic updates! Our Principle is viviacious and fun! We have some excellent teachers that truly care about the children.Midland does a fantastic with teaching the impotance of Character and Respect.And Midland is a beautiful & safe campass.

- submitted by a parent
September 16, 2009
I love the way the PTA is an integral part of the school, they really do enhance the learning experience for the kids.

- submitted by a parent
May 24, 2009
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- submitted by a student
May 15, 2008
This is my daughter's first year at Midland and her 2nd grade teacher has been wonderful in contacting me with concerns. The Principal is also wonderful and very helpful. My son is in Kindergarten and doing very well also. They both love it there.

- submitted by a parent
April 19, 2008
We love the new (January 2008) principal! She's energetic, enthusiastic, and has genuine interest in and affection for the kids. Sometimes, she can barely move around the campus because all the kids crowd around her for hugs or high fives. The teachers are dedicated and caring and the campus is new and beautiful. Our kids are doing great here!

- submitted by a parent
June 26, 2007
Midland Elementary School has a wonderful staff who care about the children. The education is quality. Parent involvement is strong and the campus is beautiful. Teachers do not seem pleased with their current leadership.

- submitted by a teacher
February 02, 2007
Midland Elementary has far exceeded my expectations for my child. All her teachers so far are well-educated and caring professionals. The principal is very approachable. Then they are supplemented by the Extended School Services onsite, whose staff is really supportive of my child's education. They provide a nice environment to do homework too, as well as for playtime. It really takes a village to raise a child and I am grateful Midland is my 'village'.

- submitted by a parent
June 07, 2006
The primary-level teachers here are wonderful and do more than just act as educators. They teach children how to conduct themselves as people too. The office people are very helpful, and friendly. Parent involvement is overall good, but could be better, if compared to other schools near the area.

- submitted by a parent
May 15, 2006
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- submitted by a parent
August 08, 2005
good education. large class size. poor phsy ed.

- submitted by a parent
no rating August 04, 2005
The staff was great and friendly. Very impressed with class size and structure.

- submitted by a parent
May 26, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
May 19, 2005
If you are thinking about sending your child to this school come prepared they pride themselves on excellance which unfortunately means that average is not good enough. Thier standards are extremely high. Starting in kindergarden children are expected to read small books, write full sentences, and read or have read to them a word problem and write the math equation it takes to solve it. So much for school being fun.

- submitted by a parent
February 24, 2005
Midland elementary is a great school. I taught there for seven years. We were awarded the Distinguished School Award various years. Parent involement was excellent.

- submitted by a teacher
June 22, 2004
Midland is a terrific school. As my son is now entering the 4th grade he has the opportunity to enroll in the Midland Academy which focuses on a higher level of learning geared toward getting the child ready for a college/university type setting. The only negative thing that I have to say about the school - and which I found in both the 2nd and 3rd classes that he has been in - is the lack of communication from the teachers. School are always stressing parent involvement and communication, but I have had instances where notes/phone calls to the teachers go unanswered. I find that, as a parent, this is extrememly frustrating. Other than that, I have nothing but good things to say about the school.

- submitted by a parent
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Midland Elementary School
13910 Midland Road, Poway, CA  92064
(858) 748-0047
Last modified Midland Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Midland Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 22 reviews. Top