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.
Elysian Heights Elementary School had an API growth score of 825 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Elysian Heights Elementary School's 2012 base score was 808 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Elysian Heights 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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Elysian Heights Elementary School Reviews
We LOVE THIS SCHOOL! Our daughter is excelling here. The parents are VERY involved, inside of the class, on the campus for special events, and with the bigger Echo Park community. My kindergardener is reading at a 2nd grade level. The Principal is a fantastic, energetic woman who is bringing back the 6th grade field trip to Catalina, supports the parent's involvement, and understands how to take this school to the next level. The enrichment programs are outstanding. We are extremely please with this school. The tree-lined campus is tucked away in beautiful and quiet part of Echo Park. It's truly a hidden treasure in the neighborhood!
Elysian Heights Elementary school is a Great school for our neighborhood children. The Teachers are great and involved with the kids and they care about how the kids are doing in school as well as their test scores. The parents need to be more involved with our school as well as helping out our teachers with the kids education. Elysian Heights Elementary can be an even GREATER school if we all help out and play apart in keeping our school and the kids engaged in their learning!
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