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School leader:  Roberta Ortega
2220 Woodbury Lane
San Jose, CA 95121-3233

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  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
  • Facilities
    Computer lab, Library
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21 reviews

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Submitted by a community member · June 02, 2016
I have two beautiful daughters at JFS and they love the school. My oldest daughter graduated from JFS 5 years ago and the youngest daughter is graduating from 6th grade next week. Let's be honest, no school is perfect but JFS provides excellent... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 17, 2015
I am a parent with my kid going to this school. His bullying started on day one and and the teacher has done nothing to stop it. The teacher expressed concern that my child was inattentive in the class on day one and wanted to put the child... more

Teacher effectiveness: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · December 17, 2015
My son's teacher is highly ineffective. She should be reviewed for behavioral issues to be sure she is not the one having issues and not the children.

Develops character: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · December 17, 2015
The school's motto seems to be to fit the child into the box and if they do not fit they wash their hands of the child by putting them in behavior review programs. Where is honesty and integrity in trying to have a child forcibly branded with... more

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Last modified: June 2, 2016
Last modified James Franklin Smith Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-6. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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