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School leader:  Maria Breuder
1617 38 Avenue East
Seattle, WA 98112

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(206) 252-3160
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Develops empathy: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · October 25, 2015
The principal gives a huge speech each year about how kids are expected to be good citizens by showing compassion, caring and empathy. Ask around, the principal is know for practicing the opposite of this. You can't expect kids to practice these... more

Develops honesty: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · October 25, 2015
Some teachers are great about fostering honestly, integrity and fairness while others couldn't care less. I don't think the principal has much integrity, so it would be impossible for her to foster it. She's more concerned with test scores than... more

Submitted by a parent · October 25, 2015
Too much pressure on kids for fundraising every week. Principal is detached and test score driven. Cares more about teachers jobs than educating students. There are some great teachers, but a few horrible teachers. Great parent... more

Grateful to: Staff member
Submitted by a parent · October 25, 2015
Kudos to all of the support staff from the front office, nurse, Ms. Melonie, the art and music teachers, the reading and math support teachers, librarian and special ed team. You guys support the gen ed teachers so much, yet barely get recognized... more

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McGilvra Elementary School
1617 38 Avenue East, Seattle, WA  98112
(206) 252-3160
Last modified McGilvra Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
McGilvra Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 27 reviews. Top