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San Clemente, CA
Students enrolled: 1,061

4 stars
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15 reviews of this school

Shorecliffs Middle School 5

Posted September 21, 2014
- a parent
My son is coming home from school happy everyday since school started. That is a good sign to me. My son also seems very happy with his teachers, especially Mr. Brown. Also, so far, I have gotten lots of help from the office staff.

Shorecliffs Middle School 4

Posted January 15, 2014
- a parent
Son can't wait to get to school everyday. Loves the majority of his teachers and loves how active PE is where they are always learning new activities. Only concern is there seems to be little homework required?? Front office is not friendly!! They never great you with a hello or smile. I hope they are more pleasant when kids come in. Overall we love this school.

Shorecliffs Middle School 5

Posted January 03, 2014
- a community member
As a past student, I have noticed that to a great extent that the teachers at SMS are fantastic ( of course there are few exceptions to this.). The staff and teachers try and succeed in the arduous task of preparing students for high school. Nice campus despite being not shiny and new like maybe VDM or even SJHHS' new campus. The music department is great to listen to (and perform in). The GATE program always seemed full and produced some of the brightest students in my classes at SCHS this year. Yes there are some problems with drug use at the school by the kids and yes they my curse but ask yourself this WHAT SCHOOL DOESN'T? Overall, this school has been the best from my perspective because it prepared me, educated me, made me strive for my goals, and SUCCEED! And this school can do the same for students who attend. Definitely not a waste of time if you let it sink in.

Shorecliffs Middle School 5

Posted June 17, 2013
- a community member
Awesome teachers and sweet school all around. beautiful view and stuff as well. Great G.A.T.E Teacher Mr. Brown especially

Shorecliffs Middle School 1

Posted August 08, 2011
- a parent
My daughter knows lots of kids here who have done drugs, the children cuss, and they are very unfriendly there. My daughter is practically getting down on her hands and knees and begging me to take her out of the school!

Shorecliffs Middle School 3

Posted August 02, 2010
- a community member
i go there,i am a 7th grader i like the school but i dont ike some teachers because they creep me out and somtimes they are really mean!!!!

Shorecliffs Middle School
no rating

Posted April 27, 2010
- a parent
Amazing principle!Good teachers, great staff.Little too big, but that is the sign of the times.

Shorecliffs Middle School
no rating

Posted April 24, 2010
- a parent
Wonderful faculty and administrative staff make this a great neighborhood school.

Shorecliffs Middle School 5

Posted October 19, 2009
- a parent
great school, great teachers, great principle, great everything!!!!!!!

Shorecliffs Middle School
no rating

Posted June 10, 2009
- a parent
This is an excellent school! The teachers are dedicated to helping the students learn. The office staff are caring and go above and beyond to assist parents and students. The Principal genuinely cares about each student and their progress. I highly recommend this school over the other middle schools in San Clemente.

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Shorecliffs Middle School
240 Via Socorro, San Clemente, CA  92672
(949) 498-1660
Last modified Shorecliffs Middle School is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Shorecliffs Middle School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 15 reviews. Top