Category Archives: School Information

San Rafael Loves Education – 5 elementary schools receive CA State Award

San Rafael Loves Education – 5 elementary schools receive CA State Award

Vallecito Elementary School is in the Dixie School District of San Rafael, CA. Let’s congratulate principal Tracy Smith and all the teachers. Four other San Rafael Schools received this award: Mary Silviera, Sun Valley, Glenwood, and Santa Venetia. These schools have each received the 2016 Gold Ribbon School Award. A total of 8 Elementary schools in Marin… Continue Reading

2016 CA School Rankings by Niche.com

2016 CA School Rankings by Niche.com

School rankings are controversial – what actually makes a school great? That is a complex question. Here are new CA School Rankings from Niche.com. Who is Niche? Formerly called CollegProwler.com – this company says they provide data and aggregates “big” data to give insights on Neighborhoods, Colleges and Schools. What I have found interesting is many… Continue Reading

Marin Schools on the cutting edge (AGAIN)! San Rafael, CA

Marin Schools on the cutting edge (AGAIN)! San Rafael, CA

Marin County Schools on the cutting edge (AGAIN)! San Rafael, CA This time Marin’s cutting edge is in the realm of education and health. For some time now we have been training our children to become sedentary adults.  We spend the first two years of their lives teaching them to walk and talk, and we… Continue Reading

Falling In Love with San Rafael Public Schools

Falling In Love with San Rafael Public Schools

The first thing that buyers usually quiz me on when they are moving into the area is the school system. The fact is, our schools are pretty phenomenal! There are 45 elementary school districts to choose from, which graduate into 10 junior high schools and 9 high schools. According to Great Schools.org, our schools all… Continue Reading

San Rafael Public School Information

San Rafael Public School Information

San Rafael is a lively community with a large downtown surrounded by warm, rolling California hills. Many of my clients are interested in learning more about the area and with an influx of people moving to San Rafael I decided to piece together a bit more information regarding Marin County schools and the two main… Continue Reading