Queen of All Saints Parochial School 2391 Grant St, Concord, CA94520 Located just across the street from the parish of the same name, QAS School serves children in kindergarten through…More eighth grade with a traditional Catholic education. The active Parent Teachers Organization raises funds for the school in a variety of ways including auctions, dinners and selling QAS headbands.
Woodside Elementary School 761 San Simeon Dr, Concord, CA94518 Located in the Ygnacio Woods neighborhood off of Oak Grove and Treat Boulevard, Woodside is a vibrant school community,…More dedicated to strong academics and parent participation. In fact, the PFC club is one of the most active in Concord, helping to fund such projects as a new HVAC system for the school, playground equipment, computer networking and new library books, among other things. As an added perk, the school's fourth- and fifth-grade Girl Scouts offer free babysitting during meetings.
Holbrook Elementary School 3333 Ronald Way, Concord, CA94519 Located a block off East Olivera Road, Holbrook -- like most other schools in the district -- has been hit hard by the…More district and state budget crisis. Luckily, a very active parent club has stepped up to help raise funds to help out the school. That has also fostered a strong sense of community for this small neighborhood school. The club also helps out full-time working parents.
Glenbrook Middle School 2351 Olivera Rd, Concord, CA94520 Glenbrook Middle School--home of the Panthers--is located on Olivera Road north of town. It is one of the few schools in…More the district to have a sponsor: Tersoro Oil Refinery. Because it is categorized as a low-income school, it receives benefits from several federally and state-funded programs. One is Techbridge, helping connect young girls to success in tech fields. Another is Educational Talent Search (ETS), a federal program administered by DVC. It is designed to motivate, support and encourage low-income, first generation students to graduate from high school and continue on to college or vocational school.
Silverwood Elementary School 1649 Claycord Ave, Concord, CA94521 Located on Claycord Avenue in a nice, quiet neighborhood, Silverwood boasts a diverse 400-student body and strong…More academics. It's helped by a faculty which includes teachers credentialed as ESL instructors and GATE teachers. An active PTA helps fund educational efforst via annual fundraisers like a pasta dinner and a fall carnival and also has several committees geared toward educational enrichment.
Contra Costa County Community Services: Head Start 2425 Bisso Ln, Concord, CA94520 Contra Costa's Head Start program is a federally funded comprehensive child and family development program designed…More to meet the needs of low-income families with pre-school children. The primary target population is children between the ages of 3 - 5 from families living below the federal poverty line.