3
out of 10

GreatSchools
Rating
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Schools serving similar student populations most often got a: 3
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SCORES ARE FROM 1 TO 10
2
Test scores for low-income students
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School leader:  Hector Bravo
1844 South 40th Street
San Diego, CA 92113-4017

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(619) 362-4100
(619) 263-5742
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"Our school offers unparalleled cross-cultural learning."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans shared with other schools...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Mathematics, Performing arts, Science...
  • Arts
    None, Band, Choir / Chorus...
  • Sports
    None
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4 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Teacher effectiveness: Neutral
Submitted by a community member · September 02, 2015
Too worried about their prep or missing their prep over what's best for the kids. Not all but certainly quite a few

Develops character: Disagree
Submitted by a community member · September 02, 2015
Some student's get more chances then others while being supported for poor behavior. Not many consequences at this school

Overall:
Submitted by a community member · September 02, 2015
average it being nice. School gets plenty of state and federal money, qualify for all these extra programs but still score at the bottom. Time to stop enabling these kids and start pushing them to succeed. Also need parents to support the... more

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About this school

Since 1978, Balboa Gifted Magnet has welcomed thousands of gifted and high-ability students through its doors, and graduated some of the most well-prepared, disciplined and top-performing students in the state. National Blue Ribbon School California Distinguished School Highest performing elementary school in the LA Unified School District One of the top 10 public elementary schools in all of Southern California

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Last modified: December 8, 2015
Last modified Balboa Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 3 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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