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About This School

Bloom Elementary School is a public elementary school in Tucson. The principal of Bloom Elementary School is Ms Diane Quevedo. 334 students attend Bloom Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 7% of the Bloom Elementary School students are "limited in English proficiency." 44% of the 334 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Bloom Elementary School is 15:1. Calvary Chapel Christian School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular Activities

  • Arts

    • Band
    • Drawing painting
    • Orchestra
  • Languages Taught

    • Spanish
  • Sports

    • Baseball
    • Basketball
    • Cheerleading
    • Field hockey
    • Football
    • P.E. classes
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Track
    • Volleyball
    • Yoga

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 7% 7%
White, non-Hispanic 48% 31%
Multiracial 4% %
Hispanic 37% 55%
Asian 2% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.9% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.9% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 44% 60%
Limited English proficiency 7% 13%

Community Rating & Reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Bloom Elementary My child has gone there since Kindergarten and is now in the 4th grade. I do not believe just because a full time parent that works their child is treated a certain way and not getting a good education. I work full time and I am very involved with my child her school and with her teacher I think it's very important to put forth the effort if you don't do that then of course you would blame the staff for the fact of you being lazy. My child loves that school and every teacher she has had the staff has been great and my husband and I have no COMPLAINTS about the school and the staff. Great job Bloom!

  • (1 year ago)

    My kid attended 3 years here and in general we were not happy. Eventually I had to transfer him out and feel so bad that I did not do it before. The teachers that he had were not nice they had no patience and screamed at the kids. My kid told me that his teacher would use the computer all the time and that when kids had questions she was not able to get to them. That his teacher had favorites and pick on others. Unfortunately he told me this after we moved. At times it felt like a mental hospital not a school. By word of mouth there are some nice teachers but those are hard to request. I tried to request one and was denied . By talking to other parents the able program is very good but after that be very careful and volunteer if possible or just go to another school. They also need more monitors out in the field not enough. I remember that the office people and the principal were very nice.

  • (2 years ago)

    My son is currently in the 1st grade. He LOVED kindergarten and he enjoys 1st grade as well. The teachers my son has had are wonderful and they have kept the parents involved and informed. The Principal truely cares about the school and making it a better environment for the children.

  • (6 years ago)

    We have been very happy with the education our child is receiving. There is an emphasis on reading and writing ... but to balance the academic focus there is also a lot of opportunities for the kids to be physically active which my son loves. The staff has been more than helpful and is very dedicated to providing the best education for our kids.

  • (6 years ago)

    My son attended the school from Kinder to 2nd. The kinder teacher was wonderful but once they move up it gets worse. I would not recommend sending you child here. If you are a parent who works & does not have time to volunteer it shows on how your child is treated.

  • (6 years ago)

    My son is in the Preschool Project ABLE class with Ms. Debby Eisen. She is a great teacher and my son loves attending classes! I would recommend her classroom to parents with children who need extra help with speech/language occupational and/or physical therapy skills.

  • (8 years ago)

    Teacher quality is declining rapidly. The test scores over the last few years confim this. Not much cooperation between teachers.

  • (8 years ago)

    This is a really good school. I went here from second-fifth grade and I loved it. The teachers are great the school is very clean and it has nice grounds and classrooms. I especially loved my teachers my GATE teacher was amazing. I give it a 5/5!

  • (9 years ago)

    Very caring staff. Top notch music and art program. Before and after care is very helpfull.

  • (9 years ago)

    I liked the Project Able class.

  • (9 years ago)

    Quality of academic programs Not bad overall but a little bit 'touchy feely'. Should be more rigorous on basics. Forget science projects that the parents end up doing for their kids. Concentrate on math writing Spanish. Availability of music art sports and other extracurricular activities seem satisfied. Level of parent involvement They try very hard to get the parents involved.

  • (11 years ago)

    We are fairly new to this community. I have been very happy with Bloom and the teachers. The teachers have been great with my son and so far he has received a good education.

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