Olita Elementary School

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950 Briercliff Dr

La Habra, CA 90631

(562) 902-4251

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 470

Students Per Teacher: 24

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Olita Elementary School

What a great school! The staff from the principal to the teachers to the cafeteria staff are awesome and truly are about the kids. The classrooms are nice and a good size. Nice big open play grounds with lots of grass. School is very secure. Great sense of community in this wonderful school! Go ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/15/13

I give this school a 5+! The principal is amazing and truly shows how much she cares about our children. She is very involved in all activities and encourages teachers and parents to do so as well. She does not stop our children from being children. My son said to me recently how he really enjoyed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/11/11

Hello, I am a parent of a kindergartener, a second grader, and a fifth grader who has special needs. We are more than blessed to be a part of a wonderful community of teachers, staff, volunteers, and an awesome principal. The encouragement, support, and learning experience my children receive is above ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/11/11

My daughter is in 1st grade at Olita and loving it.

Posted by a parent on 10/13/09

My child is in first grade this year and he loves his teacher. She is very patient and kind and he loves being in her class - he always has a big smile as he heads up the ramp to her room. All of the first grade teachers are very kind and helpful and I feel lucky to live in such a wonderful school district.

Posted by a parent on 09/23/09

My son attended Olita from kindergarten through 6th grade. The school had a caring and quite competent staff, provided a safe, clean and interesting educational experience, and offered an excellent learning environment for students from the highly gifted (like my son) to the average and for those who ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

hi I am a mom of many. with my youngest being in first grade. he has learned sooo much. his teacher is a beyond grate teacher ,but he is afraid and intimidated of her and most days would rather not go to school well your probably thinking thats pretty normal. till just the other day I was walking him ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/09

My son just finished first grade at Olita this past spring. Although we did see some academic improvement, I thought that the communication at teacher level was lacking. Notes sent to the teacher went unanswered, which I feel is unacceptable. I also feel that some of the administrative staff at the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/09/07

The reason this school is so successful is because of the excellent teaching staff! They have too many kids in the classroom, but they don't let it affect their students. I feel my child has gotten a good education at this school. There isn't much in the way of fine arts or sports, but many schools today ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/06

This was my son's first year at Olita and I was very pleased with his results. I agree that there are not enough programs in the way of music, arts, and computers.

Posted by a parent on 08/15/06

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Test Year: 2012
Olita Elementary School
Lowell Joint 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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La Habra schools — Olita Elementary School is located at 950 Briercliff Dr, La Habra CA 90631. 950 Briercliff Dr is in the 90631 ZIP code in La Habra, CA The school district for Olita Elementary School is the Lowell Joint School District. Olita Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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