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.
Clifford Elementary School had an API growth score of 814 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Clifford Elementary School's 2012 base score was 802 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Clifford 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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Clifford Elementary School Reviews
Clifford is a multicultural school serving students from both affluent parents and those who are low income. It is a K-8 and students are fortunate to socialize and learn with people from every cultural and financial background. It also host the CASE (Comprehensive Autism Services & Education) program for Redwood City. Even with extensive budget cuts, Clifford has maintained an API about 800. This is due to its dedicated and dynamic teachers and parent involvement.