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K-8
Public
Samoa, CA
Students enrolled: 39
Before care: No
After care: Yes

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909 Vance Avenue
Samoa, CA 95564

(707) 443-2731
(707) 443-3685
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Map of Peninsula Union Elementary School address.

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May 17, 2011
Amazing school with wonderful teachers who actually care! I wish i went here but next year i may be attending for 8th grade. I am very excited, but i need to find out how to get forms so I can transfer to this school from my current school, Mckinleyville Middle School. if anyone can help i would very much appreciate it thank you.

- submitted by a community member
no rating June 04, 2009
I love Peninsula Elementary School! They are currently smaller than anyone would like to see, but we all would like to hope that since this is a K-8 School, that parents may have their kids come here instead of being scattered all over the city of Eureka. Also, I applaude the teaching techniques of a 'hands on' and more meaningful ways of learning and understanding. The school site also has special needs classrooms. This benefits all the children by learning from eachothers strengths and differences. This school has major potential. If only more people realized it was there.

- submitted by a parent
April 21, 2006
A good school with caring teachers. Small classes is a plus. The downfall was students were at a social disadvantage when entering high school due remoteness and small school size.

- submitted by a parent
January 18, 2005
The quality of academic programs is awful. Everyone I know that has graduated from this school has gone off to high school and been rather bad at it. There isn't much availibility on any extracurricular activities in this school because they don't have the money to buy any equipment for them. They just bought a brand new bus and they can't afford a bus driver. However, the level of parent involvement is fairly high. They always take an iniative in knowing how there child is doing in school and if they aren't doing very well, they go to the school and talk to the teachers about it.

- submitted by a former student
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Peninsula Union Elementary School
909 Vance Avenue, Samoa, CA  95564
(707) 443-2731
Last modified Peninsula Union Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-8
Peninsula Union Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 4 reviews. Top