American Elementary School
Bakersfield, CA 93312
About This School
A school's Academic Performance Index (API) is a scale that ranges from 200 to 1000 and is calculated from the school's performance in the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program. The state has set 800 as the API target for all schools to meet.
American Elementary School had an API growth score of 869 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. American Elementary School's 2012 base score was 865 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, American Elementary School had 23 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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American Elementary School Reviews
this is an awesome school. love Mr. Bray and Veronica in the office. the teachers are always willing to talk to you anytime. My child has been on the honor roll the last 2 years and this has never happened before. great job to the staff at American!
We love this school.The principal is amazing, not to mention the staff ,especially Veronica who always has a happy welcoming and warm hello.The teachers are awesome and my son is more than thriving.Thank you American Elementary School for making a difference in our community!!!