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K-6
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Santa Rosa, CA
Students enrolled: 401

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1480 Snowy Egret Drive
Santa Rosa, CA 95409

(707) 538-2122
(707) 538-1774
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June 06, 2013
This is an incredible school. Coming from Las Vegas, I was hoping for a great school for my kids and that is definitely what we got. The teachers are top notch and the principal is involved. I keep recommending that people move into the area to put their kids in this school.

- submitted by a parent
February 17, 2012
This is the best school and environment you can put you kid in within entire sonoma county period!

- submitted by a parent
July 17, 2011
you have to live at mountain hawk area in order to get your kids study there, or you can still stay within 95409 and request for inter-school district, it won't be a problem coz Austin Creek is under rincon valley school district.

- submitted by a community member
June 28, 2011
Could anyone please tell me what neighborhoods you have to live in to have your kids attend this school? I assume it's by residential zoning. Any help would be much appreciated. I am relocating from NYC.

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September 17, 2010
I have 3 kids that go or have gone through Austin Creek Elementary School. The teachers have been very high quality, dedicated teachers. The parents are very involved and improve the number of things available to the children and enable the teachers to give a higher level of education to the children. The campus is also very nice and one of the newest schools in the area. The Star test results are also the highest in Santa Rosa.

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no rating April 19, 2010
The California Distinguished School award and Devon Leaf's 'Sonoma County Administrator of the Year ' award are icings on the Austin Creek cake with the ingredient of strong leadership at that school since it opened in 2000. Congratulations!

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February 08, 2010
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no rating September 23, 2009
Austin Creek has earned every single of one its ratings to make it a 10 on the GreatSchools rating. The principal, teachers and parents make it the best school in Santa Rosa. I'm proud to have my children attend Austin Creek.

- submitted by a parent
August 10, 2009
We loved the school and were sad to say goodbye when our son moved on to middle school. But, he is well prepared for academic challenges! The adults (principal, teachers, office staff, custodian) at Austin Creek are all good role models - hard working and caring.

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January 23, 2009
The extra enrichment activities at this school are phenomenal: Bugology, squid dissection, Lego Robotics, raising trout in the computer lab, Noon art program, after-school drama, foreign language, the music program, etc. - all due to fabulous parents club, teachers, principal.

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November 24, 2008
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September 08, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
July 24, 2008
Austin Creek prepared my child very well for middle school and encouraged in him a love of learning. We couldn't be happier with his elementary school experience - with a talented and caring staff and principal!

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March 13, 2008
The principal, Dr. Leaf, has a stellar reputation in the community-and for good reason. She's an inspiring and involved principal. She seems to attract high quality teachers, which makes this school a great place to be. The office manager is friendly and really helpful. I see why this district is considered to be the best around.

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March 12, 2008
My child loves all the hands-on science experiences, which all children have at Austin Creek from kindergarten through sixth grade!

- submitted by a parent
March 10, 2008
The principal is great about balancing high academic expectations with excitement and fun. The kids love Keep a Poem in your Pocket month, student council theme days, Pumpkin Carving contest, Fine Arts day, field trips and assemblies, spelling bee etc. Parents Club, staff and the principal work well together to provide kids with the best possible education.

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- submitted by a parent
March 02, 2008
A+ administration, staff, students and parents. No discipline problems to speak of, due to the school's Life Skills program, good kids in general, and respectful atmosphere on campus.

- submitted by a parent
February 27, 2008
Excellent leadership, facilities, and staff. The school culture is positive, and the students are happy and involved learners.

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February 23, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
February 22, 2008
My 2 children love this beautiful new school. It's all about the principal: Devon Leaf provides excellent leadership and focus. She is very intelligent, friendly and classy. The teachers are great, too! We feel very fortunate to be in this district.

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February 20, 2008
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August 28, 2007
It is all about the parent participation. This is the one thing that makes this school stand out. Many other Rincon Valley Schools also have a wonderful staff and cirriculum. It is all about how many parents can contribute to the classroom and fundraising for the school. Austin Creek clearly has a wonderful group of parents.

- submitted by a parent
August 26, 2007
An exceptional school and staff. Parental involvement is huge here and we have an exciting campus. Principal is wonderful, so is the Superintendant.

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August 12, 2007
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January 09, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
December 06, 2006
Best school in the area. Great teachers and principal. Parent involment is encouraged and open to all. Excellent facilities.

- submitted by a parent
March 03, 2006
Great music program, teachers are involved in every aspect of the learning process. Great parent group

- submitted by a parent
November 23, 2005
I have two sons at this school for the past two years. Both have had excellent teachers who are caring and highly qualified professionals. The variety of enrichment programs is quite good, including both academic (advanced reading and math small groups within the class, GATE) and extracurricular activities (music, arts, sport), many of which are possible only because of exceptional parental involvement and fund-raising efforts. I believe this school compares well with any public or private elementary schools in the SF Bay Area.

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July 18, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
April 12, 2005
We loved this school. Great teachers, lots of parent involvement. Good music program. My daughter excelled here and went into middle school well prepared.

- submitted by a parent
January 05, 2005
This is the top elementary school in Santa Rosa. Parental involvement is outstanding since there are so many stay-at-home moms. The school facility itself is new, and the faculty is top notch.

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Austin Creek Elementary School
1480 Snowy Egret Drive, Santa Rosa, CA  95409
(707) 538-2122
Last modified Austin Creek 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.
Austin Creek Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 50 reviews. Top