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title 1 academic achievement award JROB is an educational oasis with a caring, dedicated staff, which currently serves approximately 1,000 students in grades K-8. Named after a great American athlete, civil rights pioneer, humanitarian and role model, our school community strives to live up to the values Jackie Robinson promoted. The culture of JROB is devoted to instilling a sense of purpose into our students. We encourage them to have a “Winning Attitude.” Accordingly, we stress “Jackie’s Nine”: courage, determination, teamwork, persistence, integrity, citizenship, justice, commitment, and excellence. Our students are college-bound. They set goals for themselves and are given resources to help them reach those goals.  california distinguished school

Mission Statement

We are a multicultural community of learners working collaboratively to instill in our students the resources to ask thoughtful questions, the boldness to take intellectual risks, the courage to follow their dreams, a sense of purpose and integrity, and the commitment to life-long learning and responsibility. 

School Programs

  • College Bound Focus: grades K-8
  • Transitional K program
  • GATE/EXCEL: Grades 6-8
  • MESA:  Grades 7 & 8
  • ROV:  Grades 6-8
  • Algebra, Pre-Algebra
  • Spanish: grades 6-8
  • Student Council
  • Music: Instrumental & Vocal
  • Computer Lab (Middle School)
  • Library & after school support with Jiji STS Math/School Loop
  • Service Learning
  • WRAP with Boys & Girls Club
  • Recreation Department Daily Activities and special events
  • Parent Involvement and on campus Parent Center (PTSA and VIPS)

School Culture

Family Science, Family Math, Family Game Night, Science Fair, Trimester Achievement Celebrations, Trimester  Incentive Programs with Jackie’s 9, ASB sponsored activities, Career Day, Robinson Founder Day, Multi-Cultural Fair, Recreation Program Sports/Activities, MS Sports Banquet, End of Year Awards Programs, World Language International Debate and Exchange Program, Fit-a-Thon…to name a few

School Awards

  • California Distinguished School
  • Title 1 Academic Achievement Award
  • National Center for Urban School Transformation (NCUST) Honor Roll

Why Jackie Robinson?

Small inclusive “student-centered” learning community, multicultural student population, dedicated veteran teachers and staff, strong academic programs, active PTSA and community support

JRob Dolphins: Making it happen by setting and reaching goals

If you have questions and/or are interested in Jackie Robinson as a school option, please contact Mr. Salvador Madrigal, Principal or Rima Hosn, Counselor at (562) 492-6003