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California Distinguished Schools Awardees 2008

California Distinguished Schools Awardees for 2008.

California recognized outstanding education programs and practices in elementary schools in 2008.

County District School
Alameda
Alameda City Unified
Amelia Earhart Elementary
Alameda
Castro Valley Unified
Jensen Ranch Elementary
Alameda
Castro Valley Unified
Palomares Elementary
Alameda
Castro Valley Unified
Stanton Elementary
Alameda
Dublin Unified
Murray Elementary
Alameda
Fremont Unified
Warm Springs Elementary
Alameda
Livermore Valley Joint Unified
Sunset Elementary
Alameda
Oakland Unified
Hillcrest Elementary
Alameda
Oakland Unified
Lincoln Elementary
Alameda
Oakland Unified
Think College Now
Alameda
Pleasanton Unified
Fairlands Elementary
Alameda
Pleasanton Unified
Lydiksen Elementary
Alpine
Alpine County Unified
Diamond Valley Elementary
Butte
Chico Unified
Marigold Elementary
Butte
Manzanita Elementary
Manzanita Elementary
Contra Costa
Mt. Diablo Unified
Bancroft Elementary
Contra Costa
Mt. Diablo Unified
Strandwood Elementary
Contra Costa
Mt. Diablo Unified
Valhalla Elementary
Contra Costa
Mt. Diablo Unified
Walnut Acres Elementary
Contra Costa
Mt. Diablo Unified
Westwood Elementary
Contra Costa
Orinda Union Elementary
Glorietta Elementary
Contra Costa
Orinda Union Elementary
Wagner Ranch Elementary
Contra Costa
Walnut Creek Elementary
Buena Vista Elementary
Contra Costa
Walnut Creek Elementary
Murwood Elementary
Contra Costa
Walnut Creek Elementary
Parkmead Elementary
El Dorado
Black Oak Mine Unified
Creekside Elementary
El Dorado
Black Oak Mine Unified
Georgetown Elementary
El Dorado
Pioneer Union Elementary
Pioneer Elementary
El Dorado
Placerville Union Elementary
Sierra Elementary
El Dorado
Pollock Pines Elementary
Pinewood Elementary
Fresno
Clay Joint Elementary
Clay Elementary
Fresno
Clovis Unified
Century Elementary
Fresno
Clovis Unified
Dry Creek Elementary
Fresno
Clovis Unified
Freedom Elementary
Fresno
Clovis Unified
James S. Fugman Elementary
Fresno
Clovis Unified
Liberty Elementary
Fresno
Clovis Unified
Lincoln Elementary
Fresno
Clovis Unified
Temperance-Kutner Elementary
Fresno
Clovis Unified
Valley Oak Elementary
Fresno
Fresno Unified
Bullard Talent
Fresno
Sanger Unified
Del Rey Elementary
Fresno
Sanger Unified
Fairmont Elementary
Fresno
Sanger Unified
Jefferson Elementary
Fresno
Sanger Unified
John Wash Elementary
Fresno
Sanger Unified
Quail Lake Environmental Charter
Fresno
Selma Unified
Indianola Elementary
Fresno
Sierra Unified
Sierra Elementary
Imperial
El Centro Elementary
Margaret Hedrick Elementary
Imperial
Imperial Unified
T.L. Waggoner Elementary
Imperial
Imperial Unified
Westside Elementary
Kern
Bakersfield City Elementary
Downtown Elementary
Kern
Bakersfield City Elementary
Dr. Juliet Thorner Elementary
Kern
Fruitvale Elementary
Columbia Elementary
Kern
Panama Buena Vista Union Eleme
Stockdale Elementary
Kings
Central Union Elementary
R.J. Neutra Elementary
Los Angeles
ABC Unified
Cerritos Elementary
Los Angeles
ABC Unified
Helen Wittmann Elementary
Los Angeles
ABC Unified
Mary E. Bragg Elementary
Los Angeles
ABC Unified
Patricia Nixon Elementary
Los Angeles
Alhambra Unified
Park Elementary
Los Angeles
Bassett Unified
Edgewood Academy
Los Angeles
Bellflower Unified
Albert Baxter Elementary
Los Angeles
Beverly Hills Unified
Horace Mann Elementary
Los Angeles
Bonita Unified
Arma J. Shull Elementary
Los Angeles
Bonita Unified
Oak Mesa Elementary
Los Angeles
Burbank Unified
Joaquin Miller Elementary
Los Angeles
Castaic Union Elementary
Northlake Hills Elementary
Los Angeles
Compton Unified
Charles W. Bursch Elementary
Los Angeles
Covina-Valley Unified
Barranca Elementary
Los Angeles
Culver City Unified
El Marino Elementary
Los Angeles
East Whittier City Elementary
Ocean View Elementary
Los Angeles
El Segundo Unified
Center Street Elementary
Los Angeles
El Segundo Unified
Richmond Street Elementary
Los Angeles
Glendale Unified
Dunsmore Elementary
Los Angeles
Glendale Unified
John Muir Elementary
Los Angeles
Glendale Unified
La Crescenta Elementary
Los Angeles
Glendale Unified
Richardson D. White Elementary
Los Angeles
Glendora Unified
Grace Sutherland Elementary
Los Angeles
Glendora Unified
La Fetra Elementary
Los Angeles
Hacienda la Puente Unified
Lassalette Elementary
Los Angeles
La Canada Unified
Paradise Canyon Elementary
Los Angeles
Las Virgenes Unified
Bay Laurel Elementary
Los Angeles
Little Lake City Elementary
Studebaker Elementary
Los Angeles
Long Beach Unified
Cubberley Elementary
Los Angeles
Long Beach Unified
Emerson Parkside Academy Charter
Los Angeles
Long Beach Unified
James Russell Lowell Elementary
Los Angeles
Long Beach Unified
Juan Bautista Alvarado Elementary
Los Angeles
Long Beach Unified
Minnie Gant Elementary
Los Angeles
Long Beach Unified
Patrick Henry Elementary
Los Angeles
Long Beach Unified
Robert E. Lee Elementary
Los Angeles
Long Beach Unified
Theodore Roosevelt Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Beckford Avenue Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Beethoven Street Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Calahan Street Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Chatsworth Park Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Coeur D'Alene Avenue Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Danube Avenue Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Dearborn Street Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Fourth Street Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Hancock Park Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Haskell Elementary Science Technology Engineering Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) Magnet
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Kester Avenue Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Marquez Charter
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
One Hundred Fifty-Sixth Street Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Overland School for Advanced Studies
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Parthenia Street Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Stagg Street Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Stonehurst Avenue Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Superior Street Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Synergy Charter Academy
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Van Gogh Charter
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Welby Way Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Wilbur Avenue Elementary
Los Angeles
Los Angeles Unified
Woodland Hills Elementary
Los Angeles
Mountain View Elementary
La Primaria Elementary
Los Angeles
Newhall Elementary
Stevenson Ranch Elementary
Los Angeles
Norwalk-La Mirada Unified
Julia B. Morrison Elementary
Los Angeles
Pasadena Unified
Alexander Hamilton Elementary
Los Angeles
Redondo Beach Unified
Jefferson Elementary
Los Angeles
Redondo Beach Unified
Tulita Elementary
Los Angeles
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified
Franklin Elementary
Los Angeles
Saugus Union Elementary
Bridgeport Elementary
Los Angeles
Saugus Union Elementary
Emblem Elementary
Los Angeles
Saugus Union Elementary
Helmers Elementary
Los Angeles
Saugus Union Elementary
Mountainview Elementary
Los Angeles
Saugus Union Elementary
North Park Elementary
Los Angeles
South Pasadena Unified
Monterey Hills Elementary
Los Angeles
Torrance Unified
Arnold Elementary
Los Angeles
Torrance Unified
Edison Elementary
Los Angeles
Torrance Unified
Riviera Elementary
Los Angeles
Torrance Unified
Towers Elementary
Los Angeles
West Covina Unified
San Jose-Edison Academy
Los Angeles
Wiseburn Elementary
Juan Cabrillo Elementary
Madera
Golden Valley Unified
Sierra View Elementary
Madera
Madera Unified
Dixieland Elementary
Marin
Novato Unified
Lu Sutton Elementary
Marin
Novato Unified
Rancho Elementary
Marin
Ross Elementary
Ross Elementary
Marin
Sausalito Marin City
Bayside Elementary
Mariposa
Mariposa County Unified
Coulterville-Greeley Elementary
Mariposa
Mariposa County Unified
Mariposa Elementary
Mariposa
Mariposa County Unified
Yosemite National Park El Portal
Merced
Atwater Elementary
Elmer Wood Elementary
Napa
Napa Valley Unified
Salvador Elementary
Napa
Napa Valley Unified
West Park Elementary
Orange
Capistrano Unified
Chaparral Elementary
Orange
Capistrano Unified
R.H. Dana Elementary
Orange
Fountain Valley Elementary
William T. Newland Elementary
Orange
Fullerton Elementary
Acacia Elementary
Orange
Fullerton Elementary
Hermosa Drive Elementary
Orange
Fullerton Elementary
Laguna Road Elementary
Orange
Fullerton Elementary
Robert C. Fisler Elementary
Orange
Garden Grove Unified
Loyal Barker Elementary
Orange
Garden Grove Unified
Peters Elementary
Orange
Huntington Beach City Elementa
John R. Peterson Elementary
Orange
Huntington Beach City Elementary
John H. Eader Elementary
Orange
Irvine Unified
Alderwood Elementary
Orange
Irvine Unified
Canyon View Elementary
Orange
La Habra City Elementary
Ladera Palma Elementary
Orange
La Habra City Elementary
Las Lomas Elementary
Orange
Laguna Beach Unified
El Morro Elementary
Orange
Laguna Beach Unified
Top of the World Elementary
Orange
Los Alamitos Unified
Francis Hopkinson Elementary
Orange
Los Alamitos Unified
Rossmoor Elementary
Orange
Magnolia Elementary
Juliette Low Elementary
Orange
Magnolia Elementary
Lord Baden-Powell Elementary
Orange
Newport-Mesa Unified
Eastbluff Elementary
Orange
Newport-Mesa Unified
Harbor View Elementary
Orange
Newport-Mesa Unified
Killybrooke Elementary
Orange
Newport-Mesa Unified
Roy O. Andersen Elementary
Orange
Newport-Mesa Unified
Sonora Elementary
Orange
Ocean View Elementary
Harbour View Elementary
Orange
Ocean View Elementary
Hope View Elementary
Orange
Ocean View Elementary
Oak View Elementary
Orange
Orange Unified
Palmyra Elementary
Orange
Orange Unified
Panorama Elementary
Orange
Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified
Glenknoll Elementary
Orange
Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified
Lakeview Elementary
Orange
Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified
Van Buren Elementary
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
Del Lago Elementary
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
DePortola Elementary
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
La Tierra Elementary and Early Childhood Center
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
Lake Forest Elementary
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
Lomarena Elementary
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
Melinda Heights Elementary
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
Rancho Cañada Elementary
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
Robinson Elementary
Orange
Saddleback Valley Unified
Valencia Elementary
Orange
Santa Ana Unified
John Muir Fundamental Elementary
Orange
Santa Ana Unified
Santiago Elementary
Orange
Tustin Unified
Hicks Canyon Elementary
Orange
Tustin Unified
Peters Canyon Elementary
Orange
Tustin Unified
Red Hill Elementary
Orange
Westminster Elementary
H.B. Anderson Elementary
Placer
Loomis Union Elementary
Penryn Elementary
Placer
Newcastle Elementary
Newcastle Elementary
Placer
Rocklin Unified
Breen Elementary
Placer
Rocklin Unified
Cobblestone Elementary
Placer
Rocklin Unified
Rock Creek Elementary
Placer
Rocklin Unified
Ruhkala Elementary
Placer
Rocklin Unified
Valley View Elementary
Placer
Roseville City Elementary
Blue Oaks Elementary
Placer
Roseville City Elementary
Thomas Jefferson Elementary
Riverside
Alvord Unified
Promenade Elementary
Riverside
Beaumont Unified
Brookside Elementary
Riverside
Corona-Norco Unified
Benjamin Franklin Elementary
Riverside
Corona-Norco Unified
Eisenhower Elementary
Riverside
Corona-Norco Unified
Lincoln Alternative Elementary
Riverside
Corona-Norco Unified
Prado View Elementary
Riverside
Corona-Norco Unified
Temescal Valley Elementary
Riverside
Desert Sands Unified
Amelia Earhart Elementary School of International Studies
Riverside
Hemet Unified
Idyllwild Elementary
Riverside
Jurupa Unified
Sunnyslope Elementary
Riverside
Lake Elsinore Unified
Tuscany Hills Elementary
Riverside
Menifee Union Elementary
Callie Kirkpatrick Elementary
Riverside
Menifee Union Elementary
Menifee Elementary
Riverside
Murrieta Valley Unified
Antelope Hills Elementary
Riverside
Palm Springs Unified
Rio Vista Elementary
Riverside
Riverside Unified
Lake Mathews Elementary
Riverside
Temecula Valley Unified
Abby Reinke Elementary
Riverside
Temecula Valley Unified
Nicolas Valley Elementary
Riverside
Val Verde Unified
Avalon Elementary
Riverside
Val Verde Unified
Lasselle Elementary
Sacramento
Elk Grove Unified
Edna Batey Elementary
Sacramento
Elk Grove Unified
Joseph Sims Elementary
Sacramento
Elk Grove Unified
Stone Lake Elementary
Sacramento
Galt Joint Union Elementary
River Oaks Elementary
Sacramento
Rio Linda Union Elementary
Frontier Elementary
Sacramento
Rio Linda Union Elementary
Orchard Elementary
Sacramento
Rio Linda Union Elementary
Pioneer Elementary
Sacramento
Sacramento City Unified
Crocker/Riverside Elementary
Sacramento
Sacramento City Unified
Golden Empire Elementary
Sacramento
Sacramento City Unified
Leonardo da Vinci Elementary
Sacramento
Sacramento City Unified
Pony Express Elementary
Sacramento
Sacramento City Unified
William Land Elementary
Sacramento
San Juan Unified
Gold River Discovery Center K-8
Sacramento
San Juan Unified
James R. Cowan Fundamental Elementary
Sacramento
San Juan Unified
Sierra Oaks Elementary
Sacramento
San Juan Unified
Thomas Kelly Elementary
San Bernardino
Barstow Unified
Skyline North Elementary
San Bernardino
Barstow Unified
Thomson Elementary
San Bernardino
Bear Valley Unified
Baldwin Lane Elementary
San Bernardino
Central Elementary
Valle Vista Elementary
San Bernardino
Chino Valley Unified
Edwin Rhodes Elementary
San Bernardino
Chino Valley Unified
Michael G. Wickman Elementary
San Bernardino
Etiwanda Elementary
Carleton P. Lightfoot Elementary
San Bernardino
Hesperia Unified
Mesquite Trails Elementary
San Bernardino
Morongo Unified
Morongo Valley Elementary
San Bernardino
Rialto Unified
W.J.C. Trapp Elementary
San Bernardino
Upland Unified
Pepper Tree Elementary
San Bernardino
Victor Elementary
Galileo Academy 101
San Bernardino
Yucaipa-Calimesa Joint Unified
Valley Elementary
San Diego
Cajon Valley Union Elementary
Fuerte Elementary
San Diego
Cajon Valley Union Elementary
Jamacha Elementary
San Diego
Carlsbad Unified
Hope Elementary
San Diego
Carlsbad Unified
Kelly Elementary
San Diego
Chula Vista Elementary
Otay Elementary
San Diego
Del Mar Union Elementary
Ashley Falls Elementary
San Diego
Encinitas Union Elementary
Capri Elementary
San Diego
Encinitas Union Elementary
Flora Vista Elementary
San Diego
Escondido Union Elementary
Bernardo Elementary
San Diego
Mountain Empire Unified
Clover Flat Elementary
San Diego
National Elementary
Ira Harbison
San Diego
Oceanside Unified
Christa McAuliffe Elementary
San Diego
Oceanside Unified
South Oceanside Elementary
San Diego
Oceanside Unified
Stuart Mesa Elementary
San Diego
San Diego Unified
Andrew Jackson Elementary
San Diego
San Diego Unified
Kumeyaay Elementary
San Diego
San Diego Unified
La Jolla Elementary
San Diego
San Diego Unified
Ocean Beach Elementary
San Diego
San Diego Unified
Torrey Pines Elementary
San Diego
San Diego Unified
William Penn Elementary
San Diego
San Marcos Unified
Knob Hill Elementary
San Diego
San Marcos Unified
Richland Elementary
San Diego
Santee
Chet F. Harritt Elementary
San Diego
Santee
Sycamore Canyon Elementary
San Diego
Spencer Valley Elementary
Spencer Valley Elementary
San Diego
Valley Center-Pauma Unified
Valley Center Elementary
San Diego
Valley Center-Pauma Unified
Valley Center Primary
San Francisco
San Francisco Unified
Ulloa Elementary
San Joaquin
Lodi Unified
Ellerth E. Larson Elementary
San Joaquin
Lodi Unified
Julia Morgan Elementary
San Luis Obispo
Paso Robles Joint Unified
Kermit King Elementary
San Luis Obispo
San Luis Coastal Unified
Bellevue-Santa Fe Charter
San Mateo
Belmont-Redwood Shores Element
Nesbit Elementary
San Mateo
Burlingame Elementary
Washington Elementary
San Mateo
Cabrillo Unified
Kings Mountain Elementary
San Mateo
Hillsborough City Elementary
South Hillsborough Elementary
San Mateo
Hillsborough City Elementary
West Hillsborough Elementary
San Mateo
Menlo Park City Elementary
Laurel Elementary
San Mateo
Pacifica School District
Cabrillo Elementary
San Mateo
Redwood City Elementary
Orion Alternative
San Mateo
San Bruno Park Elementary
El Crystal Elementary
San Mateo
San Mateo-Foster City Elementary
Laurel Elementary
Santa Barbara
Goleta Union Elementary
Hollister Elementary
Santa Clara
Alum Rock Union Elementary
Sylvia Cassell Elementary
Santa Clara
Berryessa Union Elementary
Cherrywood Elementary
Santa Clara
Cambrian Elementary
Fammatre Charter Elementary
Santa Clara
Campbell Union
Village
Santa Clara
Evergreen Elementary
Carolyn A. Clark Elementary
Santa Clara
Evergreen Elementary
Silver Oak Elementary
Santa Clara
Gilroy Unified
Las Animas Elementary
Santa Clara
San Jose Unified
George W. Simonds Elementary
Santa Clara
Santa Clara County Office of Education
Bullis Charter
Santa Clara
Santa Clara Unified
Laurelwood Elementary
Santa Clara
Saratoga Union Elementary
Foothill Elementary
Santa Clara
Union Elementary
Ralph E. Noddin Elementary
Santa Cruz
Pajaro Valley Unified
Rio del Mar Elementary
Shasta
Enterprise Elementary
Rother Elementary
Shasta
Millville Elementary
Millville Elementary
Shasta
North Cow Creek Elementary
North Cow Creek Elementary
Siskiyou
Mt. Shasta Union Elementary
Mt. Shasta Elementary
Solano
Fairfield-Suisun Unified
Dan O. Root II Elementary
Solano
Travis Unified
Scandia Elementary
Sonoma
Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified
Monte Vista Elementary
Sonoma
Rincon Valley Union Elementary
Douglas L. Whited Elementary
Sonoma
Rincon Valley Union Elementary
Francis A. Binkley Elementary
Sonoma
Two Rock Union Elementary
Two Rock Elementary
Sonoma
Wright Elementary
Robert L. Stevens Elementary
Stanislaus
Ceres Unified
Whitmore Charter School of Technology
Stanislaus
Empire Union Elementary
Capistrano Elementary
Stanislaus
Empire Union Elementary
Christine Sipherd Elementary
Stanislaus
Hughson Unified
Fox Road Elementary
Stanislaus
Modesto City Elementary
Alberta Martone Elementary
Stanislaus
Modesto City Elementary
Rose Avenue Elementary
Stanislaus
Oakdale Joint Unified
Sierra View Elementary
Stanislaus
Sylvan Union Elementary
Sherwood Elementary
Sutter
Pleasant Grove Joint Union
Pleasant Grove
Tulare
Visalia Unified
Linwood Elementary
Tuolumne
Curtis Creek Elementary
Sullivan Creek Elementary
Ventura
Conejo Valley Unified
Lang Ranch Elementary
Ventura
Conejo Valley Unified
Meadows Elementary
Ventura
Conejo Valley Unified
Sycamore Canyon
Ventura
Moorpark Unified
Peach Hill Academy
Ventura
Oak Park Unified
Oak Hills Elementary
Ventura
Ocean View Elementary
Laguna Vista Elementary
Ventura
Pleasant Valley School
La Mariposa
Ventura
Simi Valley Unified
White Oak Elementary
Yolo
Woodland Joint Unified
Plainfield Elementary
Yuba
Marysville Joint Unified
Cordua Elementary
Yuba
Marysville Joint Unified
Kynoch Elementary
Yuba
Wheatland Elementary
Wheatland Charter Academy
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