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1829 N Cambridge St

Orange, CA 92865

(714) 997-6254

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Taft Elementary School

My daughter went there for grades 3-5, its ok but the parking really sucks. Wouldn't let her go back if someone paid me.

Posted by a parent on 06/15/13

My 3 children have/still go here & all received individual attention from teachers, staff & principal.The teachers go above & beyond in addressing the children's individual needs & responding to parents' input. (Yes, a few need to retire perhaps, but with the strong young principal, they'll either get ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/11/11

This school has some problems, but it is heading in a better direction. Teachers AND parents need to get involved to turn this school around. There are only a couple of each helping and that is not enough.

Posted by a parent on 07/13/11

Taft provides excellent support for our children. Their newest principal assures that students achieve their quarterly/yearly goals with the help of the staff & parents. I can honestly say, with the exception of a couple teachers, that Taft Elementary is a great school with a very dedicated staff. Some ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/15/11

Taft Elementary now has the best and hardest working principal in the district. Mrs. Coe is highly motivated and her efforts are starting to show. The office staff couldn't be more helpful and kind to all. Now Taft need's a great PTA and more parent involvement to match the input and commitment the staff ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/04/10

Parent involvement is awesome and the teachers are great. Our new principal is the best thing thats happened to our school in years. Taft is a great place for all kids to learn and have fun.

Posted by a parent on 08/19/05

Very friendly staff. And a wounderful PTA!

Posted by a parent on 06/23/05

Taft elementary school seems to be focused on one thing, Test Scores. While this is not a bad focus they seem to forget about the balance a child needs. The school overlooks Computers, P.E. and other highlights of elementary school. The teachers are very qualified but have no guidence except for what ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/10/04

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Test Year: 2012
Taft Elementary School
Orange 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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Orange schools — Taft Elementary School is located at 1829 N Cambridge St, Orange CA 92865. 1829 N Cambridge St is in the 92865 ZIP code in Orange, CA The school district for Taft Elementary School is the Orange Unified School District. Taft Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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