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6235 N Brawley Ave

Fresno, CA 93722

(559) 451-4480

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 685

Students Per Teacher: 20

Parent Reviews

15 Parent Reviews for Figarden Elementary School

Figarden needs more academic afterschool programs. Because of budget cuts, most teachers do not stay after school to help tutor our students. Luckily, as a very involved parent, I make time and spend over 3 hours a day doing homework with my children.

Posted by a parent on 10/04/10

Grandkids go to Figarden. Teachers really care and my 3 grandkids like school. They are eager to learn things and bring home lots of awards. Citizenship is a big deal which is super!

Posted by a parent on 11/03/09

Figarden Elementary is a fine school with fine teachers. It is filled with academic acheivment, as well as atheletic acheivment. It is a friendly envioronment and I suggest all to go there.

Posted by a student on 11/08/07

I am currently a sixth grader over at Figarden. I just have to say so far, in all my years at this school (K-6), has been wonderful. I also adore all the new things approaching the school; like the new field is completed and looks just plain wonderful. The teachers are quite supportive when it comes ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/03/07

My son is completing his second year at Figarden. His experience there has been great. The teachers are awesome and always willing to help. It is a great school and I am proud my son is attending Figarden Elementary.

Posted by a parent on 05/31/07

I have two children who attended Figarden Elementary School (son-4 years, daugher-2 years). I thought the PTA at this school was awesome! However, I was very disappointed in the overall test scores for this school. In the four years at that school, we saw more discipline problems on the playground, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/10/07

This was my son's first school year at Figarden. I am so happy we found a school that really cared about his academic progress and challenged him.We found a home school for him until junior high school. I plan on definitaly joining the PTA next year.

Posted by a parent on 04/28/07

My kids have been going to Figarden for several years. Both have passed the GATE test and are honor roll or merit list. That says it all for me. They are getting the attention they need and have had teachers that challenge them and help us as parents learn how to better help them. The new principal ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/16/07

Both of my children went to this school and my yonger child could continue at fig arden schhol but I took her out because my expience with fig arden schoolhas been nothing but problems.

Posted by a parent on 08/15/06

My daugher has been to figarden ever sience kindergarden. And now she is going to 6th grade.... Its a good school,but I think they should have way way better lunches...... I hope your son or daugher can go to figarden school!

Posted by a parent on 06/25/06

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Test scores for Figarden Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Figarden Elementary School
Fresno Unified School District 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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Fresno schools — Figarden Elementary School is located at 6235 N Brawley Ave, Fresno CA 93722. 6235 N Brawley Ave is in the 93722 ZIP code in Fresno, CA The school district for Figarden Elementary School is the Fresno Unified School District School District. Figarden Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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