9
out of 10

GreatSchools
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Schools serving similar student populations most often got a: 6
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SCORES ARE FROM 1 TO 10
8
Test scores for low-income students
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School leader:  Amanda Hammond-Williams
4345 Campus Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103

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(619) 497-3500
(619) 688-3017
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Best known for
"International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Accessible via public transportation...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    None, Dance, Drama, Painting
  • World languages
    Spanish
  • Sports
    Golf, Gymnastics, Soccer, Track, Ultimate Frisbee
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75 reviews

Community review

How would you rate your experience at this school?

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Recent Reviews


Teacher effectiveness: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · September 02, 2016
Some are amazing at their own things. One teacher was really into journaling and my kid just loved it. The thing I kept and will likely keep forever is the journal that she did that year. It's amazing.

Develops character: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · September 02, 2016
IB traits are very much embodied, encouraged, rewarded. The school does a great job building kids with good character. My kid has really speaks of herself as an openminded risk taker.

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · September 02, 2016
I have a 2nd grader and Kindergartener at Birney this year and I have to say that I'm grateful to have a school of this caliber as my neighborhood school. I've never seen a principal, PE teacher, And team of parents so devoted to a school. I can't... more

Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a parent · September 02, 2016
Depends. Each teacher is different. The amount doesn't bother me, it's when they brainlessly print off the same lesson they've already done.

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Last modified: September 2, 2016
Last modified Birney Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 9 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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