SUN VALLEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

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75 HAPPY LN
SAN RAFAEL, CA 94901
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Phone: 415-485-2440
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 10
  • Educational Climate: Above Average
  • Technology Measure: High
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: Kindergarten - 5th Grade
  • District: San Rafael City Elementary
  • Students/Teacher: 10:1
  • Students/Grade: 83.3
  • Number Students: 500
  • Number Teachers: 50
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 3083
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Number Computers: 90
  • Principal: Ms Julie Harris
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (7 ratings)
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    School Reviews (8 Reviews)
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    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-05-23
    "Sun Valley is located in San Rafael and within the San Rafael City Schools. It has approximately 500 students from K-5th grades. Sun Valley has some good teachers but it is really hit or miss. My son had an excellent teacher but my daughter had an OK teacher that wasn't strong in teaching Math or managing the classroom. The parent community is friendly and helpful in the classrooms. The art, music, and PE teachers do an outstanding job. The safety on-campus is an issue. There are 250 or so students at a time playing on a smallish field or on the jungle gym. It seems very chaotic out there for the younger children and there is not enough adult supervision for that many student. The principal has been at the school for a number of years but doesn't seem to know the students well and is a bit unprofessional to parents in the PTA and acts very defensive. It is a good school for being public but I think our children deserve better."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-01-28
    "wonderful teachers, admins, and parent community. a real neighborhood school. a gem of a school in marin"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2010-10-13
    "teachers really care about the students great parental involvement PTL fills the gaps where the state falls short"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2006-05-31
    "Sun Valley has a great small school feel. We loved the multi-age class option. Sometimes I wish that my child was challenged more. The teachers definately have to teach to the general level of the class and can't do much individualization of curriculum. Parents are encouraged to participate at any and all levels. Our kids love the extra stuff (library, PE, art, music, computer lab, science) and the casual sports camp after school. The fundraisers are fun and mild compared to other schools."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2005-09-29
    "Our best school experience to date has been Sun Valley. Parent involvement is extremely high and we loved the welcoming attitude of teachers and staff toward parents. Extracurricular activities were plentiful though some new ideas for 'extras' are overdue. Academically simply tremendous for our child. A great start for any child."
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