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.
Raffaello Palla Elementary School had an API growth score of 772 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Raffaello Palla Elementary School's 2012 base score was 754 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Raffaello Palla Elementary School had 19 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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Raffaello Palla Elementary School Reviews
This school, like so many others in Bakersfield, needs help! Class sizes are too big, and there's not enough supervision before school. It's a nice school, and my child likes it, but the parents need to be more involved.