Windrush School 1800 Elm St, El Cerrito, CA94530 Windrush School is a K-8 private school located on expansive 4-acre grounds that once housed the Chung Mei Home, an…More orphanage for Chinese boys founded in 1923. Windrush was established in 1976. It describes its orientation as progressive and seeks to encourage love of learning, self-discovery, leaderhip, community service and respect for others, among other qualities. The historic building housing Windrush's offices and elementary school features Chinese-influenced architectural elements, and, according to the school, the library/middle school building, completed in 2008, is one of only four school buildings in the nation to have a LEED Platinum rating. The school also has an art studio.
According to Marvin Gardens, El Cerrito was once dubbed "the city of homes". Because of this, there is always plenty…More of work for this local real estate agency located on scenic Fairmount Street. El Cerrito is one of the many neighborhoods Marvin Gardens covers. They have a variety of houses available in "the flats" and "the hills", from fancy mansions to stately row houses.
This branch of the company, which also has offices located in Kensington, Berkeley and Point Richmond, was first opened to the public in 1989. The office itself is clean, friendly and small with helpful staff available during office hours to assist anyone who walks in or makes an appointment, from first-time to seasoned home buyers and sellers. The average amount of experience among the agents here is ten years. The company values personal attention over corporation-style selling.