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1844 South 40th Street
San Diego, CA 92113

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(619) 362-4100
(619) 263-5742
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Teacher effectiveness: Somewhat effective
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

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Develops grit: Disagree
September 02, 2015
Again when given everything one learns they don't need to be persistent nor have determination.

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Develops respect: Disagree
September 02, 2015
Hard to learn respect when their own parents make excuses for their child's poor behaviors.

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Develops honesty: Disagree
September 02, 2015
Some student's get more chances then others while being supported for poor behavior. Not many consequences at this school

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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 school rather then blaming them for their child's lack of discipline. I guess that would mean the parents need to learn english...

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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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Balboa Elementary School
1844 South 40th Street, San Diego, CA  92113
(619) 362-4100
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.
Balboa Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 8 reviews. Top