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School leader Christopher Delehanty

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13030 Ashley Falls Drive
San Diego, CA 92130

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(858) 259-7812
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4 stars
Based on 19 ratings

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March 25, 2014
The new Principal is awesome and we love most of the teachers. I have three children and all are happy this year. We have had a joke of a teacher in the past. She was lazy and had all the parents and the other teacher do everything. Funny as she just won teacher of the year. This made me wonder if she was the only person on the board for choosing the Teacher of the Year. People literally sit at baseball and discuss how burned out she is. On another note, the classrooms are spacious and the playgrounds awesome. Lunch is outside for all grade levels and the kids have plenty of time outside during the day. My oldest is advanced and challenged daily. Overall, we are happy and won recommend this school to anyone moving in.

- submitted by a parent
August 26, 2011
This is our second year in this area, and we love this school! Beautiful campus, dedicated teachers and staff. The students have art, science, PE, computers, beautiful library. If any students feel that there is not enough activities, the enrichment programs are very good; my son is part of the martial arts program. He is very happy here!

- submitted by a parent
June 08, 2011
We love this school! Beautiful campus, high parent involvement, excellent teachers and staff. My daughter is happy here. They have art, science, PE, computers, beautiful library.

- submitted by a parent
March 29, 2011
My now adult children attended Ashley Falls and continued through to Carmel Valley Middle and Torrey Pines High School. I was very happy with Ashley Falls, but I must say that a common thread running throughout all the schools in this high performance, affluent area is to just complain! My experience at Ashley Falls was always positive. The teachers were very good and my kids received a top-notch education that prepared them for college and graduate school. My advice to parents is to just let the teachers and the school do their job and support them. Quit complaining about homework and evaluate your own after school activities. Are those activities taking too much time? Teachers are following district guidelines and too often they have to be the front line of the battle against parents over time wasting trivia. Please work with and not against your child's school. We know you all have post-graduate degrees and you make lots of money-but get over it and be the role model-not the problem.

- submitted by a parent
March 28, 2011
We transfer to the school this year. My son is very happy about it. Thanks for our principal Principal Shelley Petersen, his teacher Mr. Cunha and all the staff member. Ashley Fall Rock.

- submitted by a parent
September 20, 2010
Each grade has excellent teachers & my kids really enjoy with them. I love Ashley Falls

- submitted by a parent
February 24, 2010
Over load with homework. No activity for the kid. Test and Homework only. Kids are not happy.

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October 15, 2009
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- submitted by a student
September 26, 2009
Ashley Falls is a first-rate school. Principal Shelley Petersen, teachers, and administrative staff do such a tremendous job of fostering a healthy and stimulating learning enviornment for our children. Additionally, parental invovlement is high and so appreciated. We love Ashley Falls!

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April 27, 2009
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- submitted by a student
November 29, 2008
Awesome Teachers, Smart Students, Great School.

- submitted by a student
October 09, 2006
An incredible school under the leadership of Shelley Petersen. The teachers and parents work closely together bringing out the best in all students. A warm and enthusiastic staff makes Ashley Falls a wonderful place to be.

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February 25, 2006
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February 16, 2006
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- submitted by a parent
September 29, 2005
Great school with a high level of parental involvement. The school funds teachers for enrichment classes (art, music, PE, science) paid for by parents and fund raisers. Teachers, learning, values, and KIDS are the hightest priority at Ashley Falls.

- submitted by a parent
June 03, 2005
Quality of teachers is good and students come first in this school!

- submitted by a parent
January 25, 2005
Great school overall. However your child s experience will greatly depend on the teacher she/he will get. Talk to people.

- submitted by a parent
October 20, 2004
I like Ashley falls school. Hard working staff make a big difference. Parents participation is eccelent. We also had a great leadership these last years.

- submitted by a parent
June 22, 2004
Ashley Falls is a wonderful school with excellent teaching and administrative staff. Parent participation is extraordinary.

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Ashley Falls Elementary School
13030 Ashley Falls Drive, San Diego, CA  92130
(858) 259-7812
Last modified Ashley Falls Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Ashley Falls Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. Top