10
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Schools serving similar student populations most often got a: 10
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SCORES ARE FROM 1 TO 10
5
Test scores for low-income students
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School leader:  Brenda Olshever
2000 La Granada Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362-2099

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(805) 495-7037
(805) 374-1160
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"MATES is a free public charter school."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Music, Performing arts, Science, Technology
  • Arts
    Graphics, Band, Choir / Chorus, Jazz band, Dance...
  • Sports
    PE classes
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34 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · November 17, 2016
My daughter attends MATES and loves it. She is excited to go to school every day. All the teachers I have encountered have been very passionate and engaged with the children. I'm so thankful that my daughter is receiving a well-rounded education... more

Develops character: Neutral
Submitted by a parent · August 31, 2016
They try with their Heart of an Eagle program, but it's not a true program in the sense of merit. By the end of the year, everyone gets a heart of an eagle.

Develops character: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · April 01, 2016
This school has a program called " Heart of an Eagle" that teaches children to be kind to others, to do what is right, show respect, be hard-working and honest. The students are acknowledged by staff members at monthly assemblies and are... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 01, 2016
Loved this school!!! My children were there when it was Meadows and fully supported the conversion to a charter. The teaching staff is exemplary, the support staff are friendly and helpful and the executive directors are very dedicated to the... more

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About this school

The guiding principle that drives MATES is simple. We collectively believe that children deserve our best effort in providing a safe, stimulating, enriched learning environment where every child thrives. This includes a focus on academic excellence within the research-supported framework of the arts and technology, Project-Based Learning opportunities, strong teacher collaboration, high expectations of achievement in core content areas, and community involvement.

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Last modified: November 17, 2016
Last modified Meadows Arts And Technology Elementary School is a Charter school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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