Olive Drive Elementary School

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7800 Darrin Ave

Bakersfield, CA 93308

(661) 387-7040

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 500

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Olive Drive Elementary School

Loved the school at first, but only if you fit into their mold. When my kid was bullied they said they had a no tolerance policy, but didn't hold true unless a teacher saw it happen. Principal told me that he holds some students with "good parental support" to a higher standard and those without it don't ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/23/11

Outstanding school with Outstanding Teachers. I wouldn't send my children to any other elementary school in Bakersfield.

Posted by a parent on 11/20/09

We moved her from the southwest and nothing compares. the kids at parents at olive drive are have values that we admire. the parents are involved i have never seen so many parents at a school fucntion. it is an amazing school. My children grades are above standards kudos to the teachers.

Posted by a parent on 03/31/09

This is our second year at Olive Drive and we couldn't be happier. This year (2006) we were ranked #1 in Kern County in API scores. I'm not sure where the 30 number in average class size is coming from since we've never had more than 19 kids in my son's classes. Parent involvement is high at this school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/20/07

This is my first year at Olive Drive Elementary, and so far we are loving it. The teachers in the Kindergarten are wonderful group of teachers.The six of them work together as a team to not only educate our children, but to make sure that they are well loved and safe at all times.Our teach when letting ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/05/06

Great school...wonderful teachers, amazing classified staff, and a knowledgeable principal. Parents are encouraged to actively participate in their student's education. There are a P.E. teacher and a music teacher, plus choir and band for 5th graders. The learning environment and academic records make ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/03/06

We love our school! I have had four children attend Olive Drive, and they have received and are receiving an excellent education. My two older children were fully prepared for high school and have excelled among their peers as a result of their attendance at Olive Drive Elementary School and Norris ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/04/04

Great school! There's a family feeling at Olive Drive, and my children are happy, loved and well educated there.

Posted by a parent on 12/04/04

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Test scores for Olive Drive Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Olive Drive Elementary School
Norris 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 — Olive Drive Elementary School is located at 7800 Darrin Ave, Bakersfield CA 93308. 7800 Darrin Ave is in the 93308 ZIP code in Bakersfield, CA The school district for Olive Drive Elementary School is the Norris Elementary School District. Olive Drive Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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