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Apartments for Rent near John Swett Elementary School - 50 Rentals available

  • Apartment
    620 Center Ave, Martinez, CA 94553
    $1,870 - $3,910
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today! Last updated 6 Dec 2019
    (844) 379-7782
  • Apartment
    400 Longbrook Way, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
    $2,095
    • 1 Bed
    • 1 Bath
    Available Today! Last updated 6 Dec 2019
    (925) 378-4307
  • Apartment
    142 Fig Tree Lane, Martinez, CA 94553
    $1,668 - $6,139
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Available Today! Last updated 5 Dec 2019
    (925) 471-8413
  • Apartment
    1825 Galindo Street, Concord, CA 94520
    $2,514 - $8,387
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-3 Baths
    Available Today! Last updated 6 Dec 2019
    (844) 389-3339
  • Apartment
    1455 Arnold Drive, Martinez, CA 94553
    • 2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Last updated 5 Dec 2019
    (925) 241-5926
  • Apartment
    720 Shell Ave, Martinez, CA 94553
    $1,799 - $2,550
    • 1-2 Beds
    • 1-2 Baths
    Available Today! Last updated 6 Dec 2019
    (707) 366-6881
  • Apartment
    1530 Azalea Ave., Martinez, CA 94553
    • 2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Physicians Realty Fund, LLC
    (925) 494-3434
  • Apartment
    486 MORELLO AVENUE, MARTINEZ, CA 94553
    • Studio-2 Beds
    • 1 Bath
    Last updated 6 Dec 2019
    (925) 228-0760

John Swett Elementary School Overview

4955 Alhambra Valley Road, Martinez, CA 94553 , Tel: +1 (925) 335-5860 Martinez Unified School District
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    Type: Public Elementary School
    Grades: K-5
  • 536

    Students

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John Swett Elementary School Ratings & Reviews

January 19, 2018 Submitted by a parent
My 4th grader is new this year and absolutely loves attending school everyday, and I mean every single day, because she has incredible teachers, a principal and admin. who care and provide great guidance and leadership. This makes all the difference. Their effective, cheerful and positive leadership styles in and out of the classroom, their strategies to engage all their students' academic learning in a fun, interactive and engaging way, their caring and thoughtful approach in helping every kid. Even the most reserved ones become motivated to participate in their safe and supportive environment; while all learn teamwork, leadership, and are gaining character life building skills as a result of this modeling from the leaders at this school. We absolutely appreciate JSE! It is a gem of a school!
October 10, 2016 Submitted by a parent
My daughter goes to this school. Her teachers so far have been wonderful. I love the fact that teachers use Remind and Twitter. It makes me feel involved even if I am at work all day long and makes for more involved conversations with my daughter. Teachers are very responsive when you have questions. I really like this school a lot.
March 04, 2016 Submitted by a parent
This school has truly never impressed me. I moved here just to make sure my daughter attended it and why? The office admin is never friendly, the teachers are rude to the families that are not on their "level" so to speak, and the new principle is so lost its unbelievable! Kids are bullied daily. It's to the point my 4th grader is asking me to send her someone else next year!!!!! So much for a top rated school!!!
October 04, 2014 Submitted by a parent
John Swett Elementary is an amazing school. We moved into this area to be able to have our children attend here. It disheartens me to read the terrible reviews from others here. If these parents are so unhappy, then why don't they ask for a transfer. There are plenty schools who have room in our area. Every principal and staff have their own style. They are not going to make everyone happy all of the time. The entire staff at JSE is involved and do a great job. As a matter of fact, we probably have more children transfer into our school than any other in our district! So if our school is so bad, why would there be so many wanting to attend here? The more you get involved in the your child's education the more successful they will be. Instead of spending your time writing on posts like this about the negative; spend your time volunteering and/or spending time with the people you complain about. They might not be so bad. Give them a chance! This is just very sad to see this. If you grown ups act like this, I sure hope my kids aren't friends with your kids. What are you teaching them??
August 27, 2014 Submitted by a parent
The school has some truly wonderful and dedicated teachers, which is its main redeeming quality. Since the new principal started, field trips have been stopped and hands-on learning has been replaced with iPads, apps and headphones. The kids rarely seem to engage in collaborative work and exciting learning opportunities are rare. You only have to look at the projects funded on Donors Choose which are mostly for iPads, document cameras and other expensive technology which does little to excite or enthuse the kids and really serves to make the teachers' lives easier. Instead of donating to my own child's school, this year I chose to donate to other schools who were raising money for owl pellet dissections and other hands-on experiences. I just wish my child had the same opportunities at this school.
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Average Rent in Martinez City, CA

  • Martinez City, CA Average Rental Price, December 2019 $2,001 /mo

Martinez City, CA Apartment Rent Ranges

  • $1,001-$1,5006%
  • $1,501-$2,00039%
  • > $2,00056%

Martinez City, CA Education Statistics

  • No High School3%
  • Some High School25%
  • Some College31%
  • Associate Degree10%
  • Bachelor Degree21%
  • Graduate Degree10%

Apartments and homes for rent near John Swett Elementary School

Your child’s education is your top priority. We know that because—well, you’re looking at this page, aren’t you? If you think your kid would feel right at home at John Swett Elementary School, and you are contemplating moving closer so the little rascal will never miss a class, we have some good news for you and your family. Commute will never be an issue if you pick an apartment within 5 miles of John Swett Elementary School, and that should not be hard as you can currently choose from 44 apartments for rent available in this part of Martinez. Not familiar with rent prices in the area? The cheapest apartment near John Swett Elementary School is currently at CASCARA CANYON, renting for $1,799 per month, but if $8,600 is still within your budget, check out the more luxurious offers at Renaissance Square. Or just do what most other parents do and go for the middle ground—that’s where you get the best value for money most of the time.

Things you should know about John Swett Elementary School

Before you start packing, make sure John Swett Elementary School is really the best option for your child. To recap, John Swett Elementary School is a well-known public K-5 school in Martinez. It is located at 4955 Alhambra Valley Road, Martinez, CA 94553 and it is the second home of 536 students. Please note that available apartments near a given school are filtered by proximity, not by attendance zone. We advise parents to visit the schools in person and contact the admissions offices for further information on school performance and attendance zones before making a final decision.

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