Isador Cohen
Elementary School

Contact: (916) 395-4600

Grades: K-6

Enrollment: 288

Mascot: Cougar

School colors: Blue and white

Uniform: None required

Signature field trips: Sutter’s Fort, River Cats, Sly Park

Special programs: Full-day GATE classes (grades 2-6)

Clubs: MESA, Journalism Club, Garden Club

After school: MASTERS (Making After School Time Enriching and Rewarding)

Preschool?: Yes

Isador Cohen Elementary School is a GATE center serving a diverse population of GATE and non-GATE students.  The Cohen staff places great emphasis on the development of our students into caring, responsible individuals who appreciate the importance of an education.  Our 212 degree commitment to our students, families and community has produced exponential outcomes.  As a result of our hard work and determination, Isador Cohen was awarded the 2011 Title I Academic Achievement Award.

Our emphasis on the California Content Standards couples with extra-curricular activities such as journalism club, garden club, MESA, START Program, and a winter sing-a-long concert.  The Cohen staff acknowledges the importance of family involvement; therefore, parent participation is strongly encouraged and greatly appreciated.  School Site Council, Parent Teacher Organization, ELAC, and a plethora of family events throughout the year all for opportunities for parents to participate in their children’s education.  Cohen has been a leader in the MESA Program for Science and Math.  Isador Cohen provides a safe welcoming environment that is conducive to student learning and the development of positive character traits.