Lanai Road Elementary School

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4241 Lanai Rd

Encino, CA 91436

(818) 788-1590

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

39 Parent Reviews for Lanai Road Elementary School

This is a great school with great teachers, students, and scenery. Its a little overwhelming how involved the parents are but it is what makes this school special. They have great programs for student during school and afterschool. If you closed your eyes you would think you are at a private school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/21/13

Hands down this has got to be one of the best run school's in LA. I have only been here a short time and I could not be more impressed. I feel a sense of gratitude and excitement to be a part of such an amazing community of parents and teachers. Lene L.

Posted by a parent on 08/14/13

Lanai is a great school with incredible parent involvement. The enrichments offered compare with the best private schools in the area.

Posted by a parent on 08/02/13

Amazing school with lots of extras! Lanai is such a wonderful community school with fantastic teachers who really care and a ton of parent involvement. Parents are asked to volunteer and contribute financially, and it is ALL worth it to have art docents, choir, orchestra, a PE coach, science and computer ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/05/12

My family has been at Lanai for many years with a few principals. It is a wonderful place and children are lucky to go there. We are been very very happy..

Posted by a parent on 05/04/12

I completely disagree with this parent. Our new principal at Lanai is amazing. She has been nothing but warm and welcoming to myself and my daughter, she is a great leader at a time when our school was seriously lacking the correct leadership. The principal should lead a school, not the parents. Our ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/04/12

In the midst of LAUSD budget cuts and turmoil, Lanai is a shining gem of a school. The children get an excellent education because of the incredible teachers and parent volunteers. Lanai is truly a model school.

Posted by a parent on 05/04/12

Lanai has so much to offer the Encino community. My son has had a great experience at Lanai and I adore the new principal. I don't know why other people would use a public forum like this to badmouth anyone at the school. So sad to see parents bring the school down. It is a happy fun place to be where ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/03/12

Lanai is a true neighborhood school. Parents, Teachers, Support Staff and Administrators all work together for our common goal- a successful school experience for our students and children. While the school has mastered the core curriculum, it never stops adding to the enriching program- Science days, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/11

I feel like I hit the lottery at Lanai. The parents are super involved and the teachers are amazingly dedicated. There are a lot of volunteer opportunities for parents and many extracurricular activities to fill the needs of every aspect of the diversity of student interests. Located in a beautiful neighborhood, ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 06/07/11

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School Profile for Lanai Road Elementary School

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Test scores for Lanai Road Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Lanai Road 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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Encino schools — Lanai Road Elementary School is located at 4241 Lanai Rd, Encino CA 91436. 4241 Lanai Rd is in the 91436 ZIP code in Encino, CA The school district for Lanai Road Elementary School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. Lanai Road Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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