Hoover Elementary School

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890 Brockhurst St

Emeryville, CA 94608

(510) 879-1700

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 320

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Hoover Elementary School

As any school, Hoover does need improvement but overall it is a good school despite the neighborhood. My child attends this school and I am satisfied the teachers and the support staff. Hoover has made significant progress in the years that my son has been there. I know that there is more to be made ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/14

As a former student from kinder through fifth grade I recommend this school and it now has tk (transitional kinder garden) or pre school this school has great supporting teachers and staff and the principal has done an exceptional job on the school it has lots of extra curricular activities like gardening ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/10/14

My only child is a student at Hoover and while i feel there are things that need improvement.... I feel that Hoover has been a great place for my son! The principal is young and totally approachable, I feel like she is working hard to bring more to the children with what limited resources OUSD is providing ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/20/11

I thought it was getting better but this school needs a lot of improvement.

Posted by a parent on 03/05/10

This school is a great example of how Oakland Unified is failing students in low income areas. The principal is unsupportive, and has all but eliminated every extra curricular activity from the school day. She has also virtually eliminated all school support services, which are crucial to many children ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/29/09

I think this is a great school. the staff is amazing,and some times both parents have to work and cant always be there....

Posted by a parent on 06/18/08

Food services needs improving. Need someone to educate parents on how meals are determined. This is a low-income school, however I feel there needs more thorough and thoughtful planning in what takes place in this process. Most parents would welcome the process to be educated more about this process.

Posted by a parent on 03/03/06

Parent involvement is extremely low and does not appear to be encouraged. Extracurricular activities are limited. However, there are some exceptional teachers who provide high quality education in their classrooms.

Posted by a parent on 04/21/05

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Test scores for Hoover Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Hoover Elementary School
Oakland 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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Emeryville schools — Hoover Elementary School is located at 890 Brockhurst St, Emeryville CA 94608. 890 Brockhurst St is in the 94608 ZIP code in Emeryville, CA The school district for Hoover Elementary School is the Oakland Unified School District. Hoover Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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