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School leader:  Katherine Rivera
555 Avenue Del Ora
Redwood City, CA 94062-2259

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(650) 365-8320
(650) 367-4359
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Best known for
"Integrated curriculum and Mandarin language Immersion track."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
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    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Accessible via public transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Science, Social justice
  • Arts
    None, Theory, Dance, Ceramics, Drawing / Sketching, Painting
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin
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119 reviews

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Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · June 25, 2016
Extremely impressed by the Mandarin Immersion program, my child is moving on to first grade in the fall. We do not speak much Chinese at home typically, and are not Chinese, but my child thrived in the program and after the first year, has quite a... more

Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · May 25, 2016
I feel like we won the teacher jackpot with Ms. Loh this year in John Gill's Mandarin Immersion program! Her enthusiasm and dedication have allowed everyone in the K-1 class to thrive. This includes native Mandarin speakers and those students who... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 25, 2016
I am impressed with the commitment of Principal Rivera to improving this school and commend the school district for adding the Mandarin Immersion program to John Gill. The MI program in its inaugural year was a great success. There are so many... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 24, 2016
My son loves going to school. John Gil.....Eagles! He's part of the new crop of children who joined the Mandarin Immersion program. We are very lucky to have such a warm and qualified teacher (Ms. Loh) teaching our class. My son is learning... more

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Our supportive and joyful learning environment supports individualized instruction, integrated curriculum, and fluency in English and Mandarin.

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Last modified: June 25, 2016
John Gill Elementary School
555 Avenue Del Ora, Redwood City, CA  94062-2259
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 119 reviews. (650) 365-8320
Last modified John Gill Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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