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.
Taft Elementary School had an API growth score of 794 in 2012. California uses the Academic Performance Index (API) to measure annual school performance and year-to-year improvement. Taft Elementary School's 2012 base score was 786 and the school did meet its 2012 school-wide growth target.
In 2010, Taft 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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Taft Elementary School Reviews
I am very happy I have my son in this school and appreciate the help he is being given. The staff in the front office is also great! Keep up the great work!
taft school is such a great school i went there from kinder thro 6 grade im a junior in high school now and i akways go back to visit .I learned so much there . The teachers really do care. AWSOME SCHOOL!!!!!
I think it is a great school, they really care about our kids, they dont discriminate and they put all their attention on their students. I also think regular schools should be this way.
it is a great school they scored th most on the cst test last year!