Chester W. Nimitz Middle School

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6021 Carmelita Ave

Huntington Park, CA 90255

(323) 585-0957

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 2,100

Students Per Teacher: 26

Parent Reviews

17 Parent Reviews for Chester W. Nimitz Middle School

MY oldest daughter went to the school in the late 90's that the school was horrible. I was hessitant to send my child in 2009. I did anyways in the meantime I researched schools..My experience with the school now is very pleasant, the teachers are great (she is in the gifted program) and the principal ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/27/10

Nimitz is a great school. Working here for a few years now I can see the difference this administration and staff has made to improve academics of all students

Posted by a other on 07/17/08

This is an amazing school. The classroom centered on the California State Standards. Teachers are working really hard for our students success.

Posted by a parent on 01/18/08

Working at this school is great. The teachers are amazing and the students are very respectful and well mannered.

Posted by a staff on 05/26/06

I am very exicted that my children are attending this school. They are in Honors courses and they are coming home with A's & B's. The teachers are very dedicated to their students. I like that this school is reaching out to the parents. I would like for the school to reach out more to the community ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 01/11/06

I'm a teacher at Nimitz and I have to say that Nimitz has come a long way from what I've heard it used to be. The school is striving hard (and succeeding) to make significant academic gains and, among many other middle schools in the L.A. area, it is highly regarded for the cohesiveness of the teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 11/04/05

I really like that parents are getting more involved in school now!

Posted by a parent on 10/28/05

I think taht Nimitz MS is a very nice middle school to have your children go to. Overall this school has very proffessional teachers and the students who come here have a very big possibility of getting a career. Even though this school isnt that good at dicipline we'll say that about 2%of the kids arent ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/01/05

This school is a very great school. It is very homey and my kids love this school. I think all the teachers are down to earth. This is a fine school.

Posted by a parent on 08/14/05

this is a safe school its big and it has great classes and a diffrent BETTER schedule for students that keeps them safe. The school is not crowded and the teachers are very nice.

Posted by a staff on 04/27/05

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Test scores for Chester W. Nimitz Middle School

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Test Year: 2012
Chester W. Nimitz Middle 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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Huntington Park schools — Chester W. Nimitz Middle School is located at 6021 Carmelita Ave, Huntington Park CA 90255. 6021 Carmelita Ave is in the 90255 ZIP code in Huntington Park, CA The school district for Chester W. Nimitz Middle School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. Chester W. Nimitz Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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