Kelso (william H.) Elementary School

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809 E Kelso St

Inglewood, CA 90301

(310) 680-5489

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Grades: K - 12

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 748

Students Per Teacher: 21

Parent Reviews

28 Parent Reviews for Kelso (william H.) Elementary School

We had a kindergarten student in Kelso, and were pleasantly surprised by the progress and advancement over the school year. The classroom was really engaging, and the teaching staff were fantastic. I am happy and proud to have our child in a local public school, and will do everything in my power to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/20/11


Posted by a parent on 05/11/11

I'm currently in seventh grade and i attended Kelso 2 years ago. My fourth grade year there was probably the worst due to the absence of my teachers for about 2 months. She basically failed in teaching us. However, my fifth grade teacher Ms.Magel made up for all of that. Whatever we didn't review in ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/04/10

My son came after winter break and he has improved in all academics so GREAT. I just want to thank everyone at the school for the patience and the thoughtful HEARTS:)

Posted by a parent on 06/08/10

Awesome School!!!! The best in Inglewood Unified School District. The school is superior academically and now has extracurrricular activities. Highly Recommended.

Posted by a parent on 02/26/09

I have a second grader at Kelso School. I think Mrs. Grigsby is wonderful. She cares about the students. Mrs. James has helped my child. She cares about the staff and students. I appreciate the fact that she is approachable and has a warm, caring repoire with all people. You can stand at dismissal or ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/19/08

As a former student of Kelso Elementary school, I must say that I miss the music programs. It was fun practicing for a Christmas show (I got to present my class) and watching my parents in the audience. My nephew now attends the school and it isn't the same. However, Kelso does CARE about their students. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/05/08

Kelso lacks any extracurricular activities, has virtually no PTA and very inexperienced leadership. The teachers do not seem to work together and the test scores are falling. There are some great teachers here but the principal needs to create a new plan for success.

Posted by a parent on 09/02/08

Great School! Great Staff! Fair, Consistent, and Caring Administrators!!

Posted by a parent on 05/11/08

I'm a parent of a Kelso student which I'm actually amazed of the progress. I was a little scared at first having my child attend a public school. But the fear has past. My daughter first grade teacher Mrs. Dowells is great, has been teaching 20 yrs plus. My daughter assignments and homewrk are great. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/03/08

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Test scores for Kelso (william H.) Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Kelso (william H.) Elementary School
Inglewood 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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Inglewood schools — Kelso (william H.) Elementary School is located at 809 E Kelso St, Inglewood CA 90301. 809 E Kelso St is in the 90301 ZIP code in Inglewood, CA The school district for Kelso (william H.) Elementary School is the Inglewood Unified School District. Kelso (william H.) Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 12.
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