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.
Hennessy Elementary School had an API growth score of 782 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Hennessy Elementary School's 2012 base score was 770 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Hennessy Elementary School had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The California average is 24 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
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Hennessy Elementary School Reviews
I like Hennessy Elementary School, but it makes me sad there's so many kids to one teacher, and kindergarten is in need of a teacher's aide, plus there's not enough time for the little ones to finish all their lunch.