Limerick Avenue Elementary School

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8530 Limerick Ave

Canoga Park, CA 91306

(818) 341-1730

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 860

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

19 Parent Reviews for Limerick Avenue Elementary School

My son just started attending limrick elementary and does not enjoy it. He's in kindergarten and so far has been choked,punched,bitten and smacked by other students. I was only notified once about these incidents.The others times,my son told me. When I called the school,the principle only gave answers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/03/13

Betsy Garvin is unpredictable. She says one thing 1 minute and something else the next. She is not a leader. There are a few good teachers left but Ms. Garvin has made the environment stressful so some good teachers have left.

Posted by a teacher on 11/20/12

MY SISTERS AND I ATTENDED THIS SCHOOL IN THE Late 50's and 60's, our children attended this school, and now, our grandchildren go here. We all Loved Limerick.Betsy Garvin is a wonderful individual, and Limerick is very blessed to have her as Principal. All of the teachers are amazingly dedicated, ( with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/19/12

i am a student and i personally dont like the school. ms garvin is really mean. and the rating is really low

Posted by a other on 10/27/11

i dont like miss garvin because my daughter says that she is always yelling and just because we are not wearing unifourm they cant have a graduation party

Posted by a parent on 03/12/11

Miss Garvin has made a tremendous impact on our school. The rigor is being 'kicked up' and the students are beginning to achieve.

Posted by a parent on 03/16/10

great school my child loves his kindergarden class

Posted by a parent on 10/26/09

Limerick has improved greatly since Miss Garvin arrivied. My children are being challenged and it is evident that the administration has high expectations for their students. Kudos to Miss Garvin!!!

Posted by a parent on 08/24/09

It's a good school. I have no problems with limerick my son atteded pr-k & k. he loves going to school.

Posted by a parent on 06/23/09

I attended Limerick K through 12 in the 60's. My education was SUPERIOR and I was far more advanced than local students when I started JrHigh in another state. Limerick students were mostly well-behaved and well-disciplined. This was back in the day when the principle could give 'swats'. By reading the ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 11/03/06

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Test scores for Limerick Avenue Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Limerick Avenue Elementary School
Los Angeles Unified 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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Canoga Park schools — Limerick Avenue Elementary School is located at 8530 Limerick Ave, Canoga Park CA 91306. 8530 Limerick Ave is in the 91306 ZIP code in Canoga Park, CA The school district for Limerick Avenue Elementary School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. Limerick Avenue Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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