8
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School leader:  Michelle Riley
4680 Hidalgo Avenue
San Diego, CA 92117-2503

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(858) 273-3415
(858) 581-6429
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"Alcott prides itself on being a family-friendly community school."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms, Dress code
  • Transportation
    None, Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Music, Science, Technology, Visual arts
  • Arts
    Choir / Chorus
  • World languages
    German, Spanish
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13 reviews

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Overall: no rating
Submitted by a parent · May 24, 2009
If your child is gate and needs to be challenged, don't send them here.

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Submitted by a parent · April 21, 2009
We have a super reader and a child and special education and are happy that the teachers and Principal are responding to the needs of both our children. The parent participation is unrivalled at this school. We have a very diverse population both... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 25, 2009
Didn't realize how bad this school was until we left it. One of our children was identified as a gifted learner and the other needed help with speech and reading. We had to jump up and down for help with both. The special education needs of our... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 25, 2005
I have been so pleased with my child's experience at Alcott Elementary. The principal is energetic and involved. The teachers are dedicated and caring. There is a wonderful volunteer choral music teacher who works with the kids once a week and... more

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About this school

Alcott is the only school in the district that literally educates children from diapers to pre-algebra. Our elementary school campus is in northwest Clairemont includes an infant-toddler program, which serves special needs children from birth to 3 years old. Our school gives each student the opportunity to learn with an individualized focus, an advantage of our small and intimate size. Our dedicated staff works to create a school environment that helps students thrive.

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Last modified: December 8, 2015
Alcott Elementary School
4680 Hidalgo Avenue, San Diego, CA  92117-2503
(858) 273-3415
Last modified Alcott Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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