The Bidwell school community is united in the academic and social
success of our diverse learners. Bidwell students are
collaborative and independent problem solvers; who are
intrinsically motivated to reach high academic expectations, make
positive impacts on others and affect positive social change in
their community and the world.
To provide a safe environment and challenging curriculum which
will enable all students to become independent life-long learners
and responsible citizens. John Bidwell’s programs include:
Rigorous and developmentally appropriate curriculum
GATE Cluster classes for 2nd through 6th grade
Safe learning community
John Bidwell Elementary has high expectations for students.
Teachers work as a team to encourage students to be independent
learners and use a variety of small group methods to develop
problem-solving skills, cooperation, and higher-level thinking
skills. The staff works closely with parents and other community
members to be responsive to the needs of students and the
The Sacramento Unified School District prohibits discrimination, intimidation, harassment (including sexual harassment) or bullying based on a person’s actual or perceived ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, immigration status, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For questions or complaints please contact the following staff: Title IX Coordinator & Equity Compliance Officer: Melinda Iremonger – 5735 47th Avenue, Sacramento, CA, 95824 – 916.643.7446 – email@example.com; Chief Human Resources Officer: Cancy McArn – 5735 47th Avenue, Sacramento CA, 95824 – 916.643.7474 - firstname.lastname@example.org; Section 504 Coordinator: Noel Estacio – 5735 47th Avenue, Sacramento CA, 95824 – 916.643.9412 – email@example.com.