Santa Rita Elementary School

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700 Los Altos Ave

Los Altos, CA 94022

(650) 559-1600

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 570

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

29 Parent Reviews for Santa Rita Elementary School

Dude, this school is the best. There aren't many douchebags and reptile people like Egan. The parent volunteers who do "yard duty" are hilarious when they catch you doing something wrong.

Posted by a other on 01/19/15

Santa Rita is a truly great school and a great community. Just finished the Los Altos School District Jr. Olympics ( which is a great example of the unique combination of education, whole student development and community that this school and LASD has to offer. I have 2 kids ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/27/14

Santa Rita is a great school with excellent teachers, parents and students. We moved to this area just for the school and this is the best decision we have ever made. My daughter loves the school, her teacher and has made a lot of good friends in very short period.

Posted by a parent on 04/15/14

Santa Rita Elementary School is very nice school, my daughter make an amazing improvement in one year study. Nice teachers, management well, many resources for kids.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

Classes focus not only on strong academic performance but also on good citizenship, respect and individual accountability.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

We just moved here from Palo Alto CA which is well known for its excellent schools, and I have to say, we strongly prefer my son's school in Los Altos (Santa Rita). The community here is MUCH more engaged. The school is very well endowed with excellent, passionate teachers and it has a dedicated STEM ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

We have 2 children at Santa Rita and not only are they getting a top notch - extremely top - education but once you attend this school, your family becomes part of this incredible community. The teachers work extremely hard and there is a district wide focus on Innovation in the classroom (see the 60 ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/30/13

We have two kids in Santa Rita and it's a great school. The teachers are very experienced and really care about the kids. The school aims to provide a well-rounded education with equal emphasis on math, science, reading, writing and the arts. The teachers make sure that the advanced kids continue to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/08/12

Santa Rita is an amazing school filled with loving and caring teachers who are passionate about our children's education! My daughter has been going to Santa Rita for the last two years and everyday, she's excited about school and is eager for learning. She loves the teachers who are willing to put in ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/06/11

Santa Rita is a gem of a school as we benefit from an international student body without sacrificing quality in the classroom. There is a nice balance of very experienced teachers who have been at Santa Rita a long time and those just launching their careers. This mentorship model aids in both directions: ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/04/11

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Test scores for Santa Rita Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Santa Rita Elementary School
Los Altos 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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Los Altos schools — Santa Rita Elementary School is located at 700 Los Altos Ave, Los Altos CA 94022. 700 Los Altos Ave is in the 94022 ZIP code in Los Altos, CA The school district for Santa Rita Elementary School is the Los Altos Elementary School District. Santa Rita Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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