ABUS Spotlight | Rolando Park Elementary School

Rolando Park Elementary

AMERICA’S BEST URBAN SCHOOLS SPOTLIGHT Rolando Park Elementary San Diego Unified School District San Diego, CA Grades K-5 Principal: Anthony DeLuca WEBSITE ENROLLMENT: 277 Latinx 48% Asian 14% Black 14% Multi-racial 12% White 10% Free/ Reduced Lunch 86% Students With Disabilities 20% English Learners 20% At Rolando Park Elementary, students benefit from high academic expectations […]

ABUS Spotlight | Concourse Village Elementary School

Concourse Village

AMERICA’S BEST URBAN SCHOOLS SPOTLIGHT Concourse village Elementary Community School District 7 Bronx, NY Grades K-6 Principal: Alexa Sorden WEBSITE ENROLLMENT: 364 Latinx 66% Asian 26% Black 33% Multi-racial 1% Free/ Reduced Lunch 96% Students With Disabilities 17% English Learners 10% Prior to 2013, Concourse Village Elementary was deemed a “persistently dangerous school” by the […]

ABUS Spotlight R.F. Hazard Elementary School

AMERICA’S BEST URBAN SCHOOLS SPOTLIGHT R.F. Hazard Elementary Garden Grove Unified School District Garden Grove, CA Grades K-6 Principal: Olivia Hufnagel WEBSITE ENROLLMENT: 454 Latinx 85% Asian 12% White 9% Multi-racial 6% Free/ Reduced Lunch 89% Students With Disabilities 14% English Learners 39% Students at R. F. Hazard Elementary benefit from an engaging learning environment […]

ABUS Spotlight Silverwing Elementary School

Silverwing Elementary

AMERICA’S BEST URBAN SCHOOLS SPOTLIGHT SILVERWING ELEMENTARY Chula Vista Elementary School District Chula Vista, CA Grades K-6 Principal: M. Theresa Corona WEBSITE ENROLLMENT: 382 Latinx 89% Black 4% White 2% Other 6% Free/ Reduced Lunch 83% Students With Disabilities 9% English Learners 59% At Silver Wing Elementary, teachers in every classroom emphasize a high level […]

ABUS Spotlight |Earl Warren Elementary School

AMERICA’S BEST URBAN SCHOOLS SPOTLIGHT EARL WARREN ELEMENTARY Garden Grove Unified School District Garden Grove, CA Grades K-6 Principal: Chris Holland WEBSITE ENROLLMENT: 479 Latinx 73% Asian 15% White 4% Black 1% Other 8% Free/ Reduced Lunch 71% Students With Disabilities 16% English Learners 38% At Earl Warren Elementary, scholars come to school excited and […]

ABUS Spotlight-Kearny High School

kearny high school

AMERICA’S BEST URBAN SCHOOLS SPOTLIGHT KEARNY HIGH School San Diego Unified School District San Diego, CA Grades 9-12 Principal: Ana Diaz-Booz WEBSITE ENROLLMENT: 1550 Latinx 54% Asian 13% White 11% Black 8% Multi-Racial 6% Filipino 5% Free/ Reduced Lunch 76% English Learners 11% In 2009, the Kearny High School of International Business won NCUST’s America’s […]

ABUS Spotlight – Fay Herron Elementary School

Fay Herron Elementary School North Las Vegas, NV Grades: PK-5 2018 America’s Best Urban Schools Award Winner   Fay Herron staff are dedicated to their students and “by any means necessary” will find the resources teachers need to reach their primarily low-income and Latino student population. The principal’s motto is, “If you make a decision […]

ABUS Spotlight – Westcliff Elementary School

Westcliff Elementary School receives recognition for TX House

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ABUS Spotlight – World Languages Institute

World Languages Institute

AMERICA’S BEST URBAN SCHOOLS SPOTLIGHT WORLD LANGUAGES INSTITUTE Fort Worth Independent School District Fort Worth, TX Grades 6-10 Principal: Guadalupe Barreto WEBSITE ENROLLMENT: 277 Latinx 89% White 6% Black 5% Free/ Reduced Lunch 81% Students With Disabilities 3% English Learners 20% The World Languages Institute mission is to prepare students linguistically, socially and cognitively to […]

ABUS Spotlight – Kenmore Elementary School

Kenmore Elementary School

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