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3845 Avocado School Rd

La Mesa, CA 91941

(619) 588-3100

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 575

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

23 Parent Reviews for Avocado Elementary School

Avocado Elementary school is outstanding. Four of my six grandchildren have or are now attending Avocado Elementary and they are excited to get up and go to school. The principal is new to the school this year and a delight to talk to. Mrs. Butler and Mrs. Tea are absolute Dears and have made learning ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/28/12

Everything a parent would hope for in a school!The principal, teachers and staff really care about kids and it shows. Both of my children attended k through 5th grade at this wonderful school. both of my children have been very sucessful and are honors students. There are many active parents that add ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/11

My son goes to this school and is now in the 2nd grade. I've been very satisfied with all of the teachers and Mr. Burke. I look foward to my 3yr old also attending when the time comes. They have great teachers and t he PTA is very nice and does a lot for the school! Great job teachers, PTA and students!!! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/13/11

Avocado has been exemplary for my children. We transferred because of the well rounded staff, principal, and parents. The API scores are climbing steadily. I appreciate the PTA for everything they provide for the children with the budget cuts. This school was challenged, and they stepped up to the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/06/10

We have been at Avocado for 6 years and looking forward to our 7th. We have one graduate that loved the school and volunteers to help at fall festival with other Avocado grads! Our younger daughter has had a great experience with outstanding teachers every year. She actually cant wait to go back to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/14/10

My daughter has attended Avocado since kindergarten. She is now heading into the fourth grade. I have nothing but great things to say about Avocado. Despite the typical PTA stereotype, they are all friendly and are always looking for new faces to join. Not only the PTA, but the parents work ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/11/10

Avocado has been SOOO wonderful for my son. He is just ending Kindergarten and had not been in school previously. His teacher kept in contact with me and he did a fabulous job making friends and he excells in math and reading now. Mr. Burke seems to want to get to know the children and doesn't seem to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/15/10

My son will be starting 2nd grade at Avocado and we are very excited to see him have another successful year. This will be his 3rd year at this great school. We have always had a great experience and my son has loved the previous two teachers. Hats of to Mrs. Butler and Mrs. Tea. They are GREAT teachers.

Posted by a parent on 08/19/09

I have had two children go through Avocado and have had great results with their academic achievement as a direct result of attending this school. It's a school with an awesome family feel. You can actually befriend the teachers and you feel that they are on your side. Love the teachers and the new ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/16/09

Overall the schools in the cajon district is great. We came from city school. Its a big difference. I have no room to complain about anything

Posted by a parent on 02/11/09

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Test scores for Avocado Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Avocado Elementary School
Cajon Valley Union Elementary 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 Mesa schools — Avocado Elementary School is located at 3845 Avocado School Rd, La Mesa CA 91941. 3845 Avocado School Rd is in the 91941 ZIP code in La Mesa, CA The school district for Avocado Elementary School is the Cajon Valley Union Elementary School District. Avocado Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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