Highland Elementary School

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2900 Barnett St

Bakersfield, CA 93308

(661) 392-2115

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 850

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Highland Elementary School

Highland elementary school is a school that cares for the child as well as teaches them to the best of there abilities .I am a former student from highland elementary I and attended this school in kindergarten and Mrs.Demoris was my teacher and from my own person experience highland is a great school ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/21/13

My son has been at this school all of his life he is in 4th grade now with Mrs. Clayton. My youngest is in K and has Mrs. Gares. Each and every teacher I have encountered at this school has been incredible wonderful. They are very caring and many are over-qualified. Mrs, Gares, in fact, has gone above ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/10/10

i like the school but i do have problems with the teachers not letting the kids go to the rest room during class like our old school so my child holds it all day and somtimes has acedents. also parent activity is very rare were not involved hardly at all partys eating with our kids this school needs ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/08/10

This is a great school with teachers who try hard and truly care about the children!

Posted by a parent on 01/17/09

So far, My children enjoy this school. Yes, their isn't a lot of activities. But I beleive is the parent's responsibilities. Great Job!

Posted by a parent on 01/15/09

Very uneven school. Some teachers are wonderful such as Mrs. Slaton and Mrs. Hodges who try to bring out the best in kids by not accepting low preformence. Others tend to not care if kids learn or not. The principle cares only about putting on a good show and the behavior outside the classrooms is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/16/08

I have had children at this school for the past 4 years and couldn't be happier, what a wonderful school. The teachers are very quick to spot a child who is bright and should be placed in classes accordingly, I have one in the GATE program and know she is thriving!

Posted by a parent on 05/24/08

I wanted to say Ms. Davis (5th grade) is a passionate teacher who is concerned with her students. She conects with them & shows they a lot of respect. She is one of the few teachers who seem to really want to make a differance in her students. I also like how she realizes no 2 students are the same ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/29/07

great school, kindergarten teachers are super,recommend....Mrs.Chavez and Mrs.Hanson. They are everything a teacher should be...love them!!!! Amber Mairel

Posted by a parent on 09/08/06

Good School. Counselors are helpful. Major structural improvements completed. Have no complaints.

Posted by a parent on 05/03/06

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Test scores for Highland Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Highland Elementary School
Standard Elementary School District
* In 2011-2012 California used the California Standards Tests (CSTs) to test students in English language arts in grades 2 through 11; math in grades 2 through 7; science in grades 5, 8 and 10; and history-social science in grades 8 and 11. Middle and high school students also took subject-specific CSTs in math and science, depending on the course in which they were enrolled. The CSTs are standards-based tests, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of California. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the tests.

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Bakersfield schools — Highland Elementary School is located at 2900 Barnett St, Bakersfield CA 93308. 2900 Barnett St is in the 93308 ZIP code in Bakersfield, CA The school district for Highland Elementary School is the Standard Elementary School District. Highland Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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