8
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SCORES ARE FROM 1 TO 10
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Test scores for low-income students
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School leader:  Tanya McMillin
3251 Rosecrans Street
San Diego, CA 92110-4835

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(619) 430-1800
(619) 430-1849
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"Dewey is best known for it's academic/social support for military dependents"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    Choir / Chorus, Instrumental and theory music lessons...
  • Sports
    None
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52 reviews

Community rating

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9
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1 STAR
10

Recent Comments


Overall: no rating
Submitted by a school leader · May 04, 2016
Thank you to the Art Moms , who have managed to volunteer to implement the Art Attack program for the whole school! The kids love it!

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Submitted by a school leader · May 04, 2016
The PTO here at Dewey works very hard to support our kids. Thanks for all the effort you put in to make our school a better place!

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Submitted by a parent · September 12, 2014
What can I say about Dewey other than it is convenient if you live in military housing. It is a school for military kids and the school is a high poverty sponsored organization. The teacher are grumpy and sour faced on a daily basis. A smile and... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 22, 2014
Dewey has been quite the disappointment. The staff is friendly and the location is convenient which is why I gave it 2 stars. The PTO and staff need some training on planning. They give very little notice about events and unless you are cliquey,... more

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About this school

Dewey serves grades K-4, 65% of the students are military dependents. We value parent involvement and have a strong PTO, that has funded the opening of our library. We have a supportive, caring staff who are committed to helping students grow academically and socially. We have community partners that have funded a Science Lab and, as well as parents that volunteer to teach art. Our 3rd graders participate in an off campus fine arts experience and 4th gr. Instrumental music weekly

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Last modified: May 4, 2016
Dewey Elementary School
3251 Rosecrans Street, San Diego, CA  92110-4835
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 52 reviews. (619) 430-1800
Last modified Dewey Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-4. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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