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.
Bell Gardens Elementary School had an API growth score of 715 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Bell Gardens Elementary School's 2012 base score was 743 and the school did not meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Bell Gardens Elementary School had 22 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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Bell Gardens Elementary School Reviews
Ive had my son in this school by permit since kinder and i wound'nt change it for nothing. I abosolutely love this school. My son has very high scores on his CST every year thanks to our teachers at this school.
I think this school rocks
bell gardens elementary school is a very good school, my daughter is a kindergarten and I really like how the teachers and other staff are really friendly and the principal too.