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6 out of 10

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Florence Elementary School

3914 First Avenue
San Diego, CA, 92103
(619) 344-5900

Florence Elementary School, located in San Diego, CA, serves grades K-5 in the San Diego Unified School District. It received a GreatSchool Rating of 6 out of 10

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Student Diversity

Asian
3%
Native American or Native Alaskan
0%
Pacific Islander
0%
Hispanic
62%
Black, non-Hispanic
8%
Multiracial
10%
Filipino
2%
White, non-Hispanic
15%

Reviews

3.5
(24 Reviews)

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Under Principal Estill, the school is run in an authoritarian manner. Expect hours of homework (per night) in lower elementary grades, punishment for minor 'infractions,' and a constant push for better test scores at the expense of broader kinds of learning.
Excellent little school. Moving against many odds, such as low parent involvement due to the fact that many parents work multiple jobs and are not native English speakers, the school has risen to a level of excellence. In 2006 won a Title I achievement award.
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We love this little neighborhood school. It has a nice family atmosphere and Ms. Estill is dedicated to giving our kids every opportunity to be their best. We appreciate the cultural wealth and diversity of the students and faculty and all of the friends we have made there. What a blessing!
Testing is one standardized measure of a school's success. Testing prep is a large part of the school year. However, there are many enrichment opportunities offered as well. Given the fact that it is an urban school, with all the related issues, it's a great little school.
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