Year Established: 2017
Colors: Blue and Silver
Slogan: “Griffins SOAR to Incredible Heights”
School Name Information
In the regular meeting of the Elk Grove Unified School District Board of Education on Tuesday, February 7, the EGUSD School Names Committee recommended to the Board the name of Robert J. McGarvey Elementary School for the Anatolia II school site. The Board of Education unanimously voted to accept the recommendation.
Robert J. (Bob) McGarvey has lived in Rancho Cordova since 1967. He has been a steadfast leader in many community, church, and school organizations and activities. He was named Rancho Cordova Man of the Year by the Grapevine Independent Newspaper in 1987. He has been an active member of the Mather Restoration Advisory Board since 1994 and the Cordova Community Council since 1975. He was one of the community members who formed the City of Rancho Cordova and served on the City Council as Mayor.