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5251 E Stearns St

Long Beach, CA 90815

(562) 498-3794

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 18

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49 Parent Reviews for Bixby Elementary School

Bixby rocks! Every year we have been here it seems as though the parents get more and more involved and really pull the school community together.

Posted by a parent on 08/13/13

Bixby Elementary is a great neighborhood school. The staff and teachers are friendly and hard-working, and put the kids before everything else. The school is very welcoming of parents and their input and volunteer time. A few years ago, some of the teachers developed a program called Bixby After School ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/08/13

I love the small community is Bixby Elementary. The teachers and staff are excellent. We have a great PTA with involved parents.

Posted by a parent on 08/08/13

Bixby School is a special place that not only values student achievement but is a true community of students, parents, teachers, and classified staff, working together to address the needs of every child.

Posted by a other on 08/08/13

After our home school was closed our son was sent to Bixby. It has been a great experience, the community feel of this school made us feel welcome. The teachers my son has had (Stamper) and now has (Wilkerson) are excellent. The WRAP program is excellent, my son doesn't mind having to go and that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/12

First and foremost, Bixby has been a great school for both of my sons. One has moved on to Stanford and the other is in accelerated classes at Bixby and I have been very pleased with his 3rd grade teacher Mr. Yaffee. I have to admit he did not feel challenged enough but I think the instruction was adequate ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/31/12

My son entered Kinder last year and I really should of taken him out of the class after the orientation. Its a bad sign when a teacher announces to the parents that she was a 4th grade teacher and then was "stuck" in Kinder for this year. Needless to say, it was not a great year for my son. As a result, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/30/12

Bixby Beavers are High Achievers!!! Teachers and Staff at this school are committed to making sure the students get the best Elementary Education and Experience. My sons attend Bixby and their teachers are always supportive and caring. Even the Afterschool Program, Kids Club is on point. The staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/18/12

Absolutely hands down the best school in Long Beach! Wonderful teachers, staff, principal and parents. The parent involment is phenomenal! Never for a second do I doubt that this is the perfect place to be for my girls. So proud to be part of the Bixby family!

Posted by a parent on 12/13/11

Great school. My daughter loves Bixby. Alot of parent/teacher interaction and they seem to genuinely care for my child.

Posted by a parent on 05/21/10

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Test Year: 2012
Bixby Elementary School
Long Beach 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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Long Beach schools — Bixby Elementary School is located at 5251 E Stearns St, Long Beach CA 90815. 5251 E Stearns St is in the 90815 ZIP code in Long Beach, CA The school district for Bixby Elementary School is the Long Beach Unified School District. Bixby Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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