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2411 S Marvin Ave

Los Angeles, CA 90016

(323) 938-3608

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 930

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

14 Parent Reviews for Marvin Elementary School

Marvin is a great school. The principle Mr. Chum is very involved with the kids. He waits for the kids at the entrance every morning and you'll see him walking down the halls rather than sitting in his office all day. The teachers are great and caring, well at least the ones I know who are Ms. McPherson, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/17/14

Marvin is a great school. Teachers and staff work very hard. I am very happy to see that more and more parents are now getting involved and help teachers to make school a happy and successful learning experience for our children.

Posted by a other on 04/17/14

Very deicated longer Ms. Cass by the way, she was also great, but Mr. Shum is amazing. Wish there was more parent involvement in regards to the kids

Posted by a parent on 08/08/13

We are new to Marvin this school year. We are happy with our child's teacher and feel fortunate to be in her classroom. I experience some of the other staff to be gruff and rough around the edges - not exactly gentle and nurturing to 5 year olds. The office staff are very professional. The Administrative ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/04/11

This is a great school that offers alot of help for students with any kind of learning dissability. Teachers,psychologist and school principal work together to fit student needs. I as a former student at Marvin Elementary and now my son attending here, am very happy and satissfied with the help he has ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/24/11

umm hello well first of all i wanna say that marvin elementary is the BEST SCHOOL EVER this is coming from a 12 year old and i have been at marvin since i was in pre-school and it is he funnest safest coolest nicest school ever i just graduated marvin last year in 2010 it 2011 now i really miss marvin ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/14/11

Congratulations MARVIN on your achievement score of 806 ! You did it ! Your hard work has paid off.

Posted by a parent on 09/15/10

It's a really nice school, with a good environment. The magnet program offers foreign language studies which I enrolled my child in. I am pretty satisfied with the amount of learning my child has graduated this school with.

Posted by a parent on 10/25/09

I'm very happy with my child attending this school. The teachers and staff at Marvin are doing a great job at improving the students overall performance. My second grader is in the Language Magnet program and I'm impressed at how well their being thaught. Marvin might be located in a low income community ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/20/09

The school is good, but the biggest problems are the parking, and traffic that is made when droping or pickking up ur child. Other than that it's a great school.

Posted by a parent on 02/20/09

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Test scores for Marvin Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Marvin Elementary School
Los Angeles 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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Los Angeles schools — Marvin Elementary School is located at 2411 S Marvin Ave, Los Angeles CA 90016. 2411 S Marvin Ave is in the 90016 ZIP code in Los Angeles, CA The school district for Marvin Elementary School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. Marvin Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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