Allan Peterson Elementary School

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848 E Donna Dr

Merced, CA 95340

(209) 385-6700

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 27

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Allan Peterson Elementary School

The school, staff and teachers are to commended. My children have attended Peterson since they were in Kindergarten, my youngest daughter will be moving on to middle school this next year, so we will be leaving Peterson. I cannot say enough great things about all the teachers, especially Ms. Parker this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/02/11

Wonderful teacher parent evolvement, this school care for the students and does everything to make sure they are all getting a good education.

Posted by a parent on 02/16/11

I have enjoyd this school very much. Parents are very involved,teachers and administration are great. I love the family movie nights.

Posted by a parent on 01/07/09

The staff at Peterson is great. Parents are very involved. They have free family movie nights. What school does that? My kids are getting a great education, with fun teachers.

Posted by a parent on 08/02/08

The school so far has been fairly well. I think the school needs improvements on safety issues and extracurriculum activities. Even fun family events at the school, like other school districts provide just 50miles north of here.

Posted by a parent on 03/11/07

This is a very parent involved school. The staff is patient and caring. The neighborhood is established and is for the most part trouble free.

Posted by a parent on 05/04/06

I love my son's first grade teacher Ms. Timmermen. She's the best teacher any parent could ask for!

Posted by a parent on 03/18/06

I am very impressed with Peterson Elementary school staff. All the teachers I have met have been very helpful in my childrens education. My oldest child was home schooled through 2nd grade and I was concerned that he would not adjust well to public school but I was worrying for nothing. He not only has ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/03/04

My daughter just finnished 5th grade and has been at Peterson since first grade. The level of services provided are poor. If your student is self sufficent the school is satisfactory. However if your student has special needs or is an over achiever then Merced County as a whole is not the place for your ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/05/04

My child just finished kindergarten at Peterson and had a wonderful year. Mrs. Hill is an excellent kindergarten teacher. As with most public schools the range of abilites is quite wide, and you may have to continue to supplement at home if your child is a high achiever. Children have many opportunities ...  Read more

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Test scores for Allan Peterson Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Allan Peterson Elementary School
Merced City 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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Merced schools — Allan Peterson Elementary School is located at 848 E Donna Dr, Merced CA 95340. 848 E Donna Dr is in the 95340 ZIP code in Merced, CA The school district for Allan Peterson Elementary School is the Merced City Elementary School District. Allan Peterson Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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