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25350 Serrano Rd

Lake Forest, CA 92630

(949) 770-1415

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 610

Students Per Teacher: 29

Parent Reviews

37 Parent Reviews for La Madera Elementary School

I have been a La Madera parent for 12 years with just a few left to go. I love the teachers and staff. It is a friendly and inspiring environment. There is a wide range of student diversity which is important to me.

Posted by a parent on 04/03/14

Couldn't agree more with the positive comments, after nearly a full year here. Pragmatic leadership, caring and committed staff, PTA, parents and students.

Posted by a parent on 04/22/13

My son's second grade teacher is organized, sets high expectations, and provides weekly feedback. She is also very responsive to my son's individual needs. Like most public school teachers, she is a highly qualified professional who sets high personal and professional standards. We are so happy with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/02/12

This is an amazing school! We moved here from Irvine when my eldest was in 1st grade. We were welcomed by everyone. My oldest child is now going in to 5th grade and I have another going into 2nd grade. I'm thrilled with everything that this little school has to offer.

Posted by a parent on 08/07/12

Compared to what is out there for public schools, La Madera is exceptional. It is a very tight-knit, cohesive community that is very involved with one another and the children are very protected and looked after by both the teachers and parents. Bravo, La Madera!

Posted by a parent on 10/19/10

Love this school, PTA, teachers and students are awesome the parents are pretty awesome too. :)

Posted by a parent on 04/22/10

It has a great reputation for quality of education and teachers. It's a real neighborhood school where kids can walk to and from school.

Posted by a parent on 04/20/10

We have some of the best teachers and staff.

Posted by a parent on 04/19/10

La Madera has wonderful teachers and a caring staff. My kids love their school.

Posted by a parent on 09/23/09

I love La Madera because the teachers, parents and students all have ownership in the school and work together to make it a great place to learn!

Posted by a parent on 09/22/09

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Test scores for La Madera Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
La Madera Elementary School
Saddleback Valley 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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Lake Forest schools — La Madera Elementary School is located at 25350 Serrano Rd, Lake Forest CA 92630. 25350 Serrano Rd is in the 92630 ZIP code in Lake Forest, CA The school district for La Madera Elementary School is the Saddleback Valley Unified School District. La Madera Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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