Students enrolled 465
School leader Carla Chavez Torres

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890 East William
San Jose, CA 95116

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(408) 535-6245
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2 stars
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September 10, 2013
I have a daughter at this school. The pricipal does not know how to keep up, with the teachers. (But yeah she wants to be called Dr. Torres). I have had problems with the teachers not being able to teach my daughter, because they are so focused on ELD classes, that she does not need. I love Ms.Tan, Mr.Peng. The both helped my son now in MIddle School achieve his goals. I strongly believe the Principal needs to be a roll model for the school and she is not. I will be moving my daughter to another school soon.

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September 28, 2009
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- submitted by a community member
February 04, 2009
I have two kids at Olinder attending since kinder.Each step of the way they've had great teachers. Props to Mrs. Stowe, Mrs. Garr, Ms. Glanzman, Mr. Peng,Ms. Tatge and Mrs. Stitt. Always there to help any kid that needs that extra push and letting them experience things outside of school time.Thanks Ms. Glanzman !

- submitted by a parent
February 17, 2005
The quality for this school is not very good Ive had a lot of problems with this school, they are not very well organized. They promise alot of things but they lie alot. After school programs also are not very organiced like other schools. I dont really see a lot of parent involvement within the school. I made the mistake of moving my son to this school. He's an inglish speaking student who is hispanic, but because of him being a hispanic child they assume he speaks spanish at home. Ive had to let the scholl now twice, once last year and now this year again.

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Selma Olinder Elementary School
890 East William, San Jose, CA  95116
(408) 535-6245
Last modified Selma Olinder 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.
Selma Olinder Elementary School Rating: 2 out of 5 based on 4 reviews. Top