Whittier Elementary School

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400 W Whittier Ave

Hemet, CA 92543

(951) 765-1650

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,100

Students Per Teacher: 24

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Whittier Elementary School

This is a GREAT school my daughter spent kindergarden at this school and had learned so much, they don't have too much homework the parent who wrote that is doing there kids work instead of helping the child do it themselves. My little girl is starting first grade and I cant wait for what the year brings

Posted by a parent on 08/09/12

I am thrilled with the quality of teachers at this school. Both of my children have excellent teachers who focus on my children as individuals.

Posted by a parent on 03/23/11

It is an excellent school the teachers tend to get a little lazy on teaching the students they need a little more time to teach and less time giving the kids too much homework especially kindergarten kids!!!

Posted by a parent on 01/21/11

The school does very little to meet the students needs. My child is an ELL and when I asked the teacher if they did anything to help I was told that the have no time during the day to adress this need. The school aslo does very little to celebrate culture other than Halloween which I don't think celebrates ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/20/10

This school is absolutely horrible. I had two children attend this school. Fortunatly we moved and we were able to transfer my children out of this school. The academics are so far behind in my opinion. I had to get a tutor for my children just so they could catch up at their new school. They were both ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/26/09

I think that this school is horrible. I would not recommend any child to go to this school. I am transfering my child to a different school. The teachers do not listen to the teachers nor the children.

Posted by a parent on 03/11/08

Teachers (not all) are not professional. They dress and behave unprofessional. The dress attire is way to laid back.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/07

Whittier Elementry has excellent-experienced teachers who care for your children.

Posted by a parent on 01/18/06

Whittier Ele academics are at above average in my opinion for this area. Advanced math is offered to students. The AR program is cross refeenced w/ the library, staff involvment and goal oriented incentives insure all are involved in the learning process. I felt well informed by staff and weekly reports ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/10/05

Whittier Elementary School in Hemet, CA is a little overcrowded because of the growth of new homes in the area, but has great teachers who are sincerely interested in your child. They offer GATE classes as early as 3rd grade along with the opportunity to take lessons for a musical instrument as early ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/31/04

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Test scores for Whittier Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Whittier Elementary School
Hemet 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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Hemet schools — Whittier Elementary School is located at 400 W Whittier Ave, Hemet CA 92543. 400 W Whittier Ave is in the 92543 ZIP code in Hemet, CA The school district for Whittier Elementary School is the Hemet Unified School District. Whittier Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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