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School leader:  Mira Baskaron
1600 Green Lane
Redondo Beach, CA 90278-3656

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(310) 798-8626
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

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35 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · February 02, 2015
This is a review for the Redondo Beach Unified School System at the district level, not for one school in particular. If you have a high achieving or gifted child who is grads K-2, then this district is not the place for them. I am looking into... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 08, 2013
Congratulations Birney! This is a remarkable move forward in 5th grade Math, and area where we had been struggling a bit in recent years. Keep up all the hard work Bobcats!

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Submitted by a parent · July 26, 2013
We went to this school for 2 years, and were disappointed by the lack of organization, and the lack of constructive communication from both the principal and the RBUSD. Our first grade classes all had over 30 kids in them, and when we asked if... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 30, 2013
Birney is like getting a private education at a public school. We have two students there and have had a fantastic experience with both. The Readers and Writers Program they incorporate is phenomenal, and one that other schools and districts are... more

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Birney School has a strong and supportive PTA that works closely with faculty to provide a safe, supportive and welcoming environment for all students. In addition, the PTA generates funding for field trips, materials, technology and assemblies that would otherwise be impossible to obtain. Parent volunteers provide extensive support in classrooms and in the planning of special programs such as the annual carnival, Parade-a-Jog-a-Thon, Hands on Art, attendance celebrations and monthly family nights.

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Birney Elementary School
1600 Green Lane, Redondo Beach, CA  90278-3656
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 35 reviews. (310) 798-8626
Last modified Birney 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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