Best Public or Charter Elementary School
These Public or Charter Elementary Schools were voted the Bay Area’s 2019 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.
Gold: Robert Sanders Elementary. Parent reviewers cite a very caring staff willing to go above and beyond for their students. 3411 Rocky Mountain Drive, San Jose. 408-258-7288. mpesd.org/sanders.
Silver: Discovery Charter School. 4021 Teale Ave., San Jose, 408-243-9800. 762 Sunset Glen Drive, San Jose, 408-300-1358. discoveryk8.org.
Bronze: El Toro Health Science Academy. 445 E. Main Ave., Morgan Hill. 408-201-6380. eltoro.mhusd.org.
Gold: Brittan Acres Elementary. This California Distinguished School is a preschool through third-grade charter school focusing on hands-on learning. 2000 Belle Ave., San Carlos.650-508-7307. brittanacres.scsdk8.org.
Silver: John Gill Elementary. 555 Avenue del Ora, Redwood City. 650-482-2406. rcsdk8.net/mandarinimmersion.
Bronze: San Carlos Charter Learning Center. 750 Dartmouth Ave., San Carlos. 650-508-7343. scclc.net.
Gold: Live Oak Elementary. It strives to help students think creatively and critically through challenging teaching strategies. 5151 Sherwood Way, San Ramon. 925-803-3100. loes.schoolloop.com.
Gold: Morello Park Elementary. This school has provided education to the Martinez community since its origins as a six-classroom school in 1965. 1200 Morello Park Drive, Martinez. 925-335-5840. mpe-martinez-ca.schoolloop.com.
Bronze: John Muir Elementary. 205 Vista Way, Martinez. 925-335-5850. jme-martinez-ca.schoolloop.com.