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School leader:  Melissa Howell
6515 Grapevine Way
San Jose, CA 95120-4020

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  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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31 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · February 07, 2016
The principal is going to run the school into the ground. She is a horrible 'leader' and has alienated both staff and parents. She doesn't care anything about the kids - either academically or socially. She is combative and unprofessional in... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very ineffective
Submitted by a parent · January 19, 2016
My child's current teacher is the worst he has had. Compared to other classes in the same grade level, they are behind in math and science. In addition, the homework he gets is the same as he got in the previous grade and even at that the... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 19, 2016
Under the current principal, the school has really gone downhill. She is rarely on campus and she obviously doesn't care about the students. It was telling that after almost two years since becoming principal, I heard several kids ask who she... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 04, 2014
2 stars only because the new principle is not supportive at all! The teachers and the administration are nice and is willing to help the parents/students, but the principle is not.

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Simonds Elementary School
6515 Grapevine Way, San Jose, CA  95120-4020
(408) 535-6251
Last modified Simonds Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Simonds Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 31 reviews. Top