Highgrove Elementary School

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690 Center St

Riverside, CA 92507

(951) 788-7296

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Grades: PK - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 665

Students Per Teacher: 33

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Highgrove Elementary School

I was a substitute teacher. Everything during the assignment, even when children were not present was used on my review which led to my dismissal. While I did have a lot to learn, there was no formal warning for me.

Posted by a teacher on 09/10/13

terrible way of running the school. many complaints by parents principal never cared.pulled out my child from school changed her didn't feel she was safe in this school. teachers say they hear you out want to help but don't .they seem like they are racist look at you funny not take you seriously. If ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/13/13

I have two children attending Highgrove. I'm very satisfied with the teachers, they have been positive and motivated about my children s education and have very good communication with parents. My children love going to school and their teachers are a BIG contributing factor to this. I m not pleased ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/10

My kids came form the Long Beach school district which was chaotic and crazy. Highgrove has been a mellow change for them. They are doing better overall with their studies and are more interested in attending classes. They are/were involved in the HEARTS program and were able to particpate in extracirricular ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/27/09

There is a lack of attentive supervision in some classrooms as well as the playground.

Posted by a parent on 02/08/08

Some of the staff at this school have been very rude. There are a few teachers that seem truly interested in the child's progress but this seems to be the exception. The parking situation is awful. Teachers should park in the large back lot instead of in the front. This would allow easier access for ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/31/07

It's definitely not the worst school in Riverside Unified School District's history, while it's not the best. Highgrove Elementary is indeed a school in need of parent involvement, extracurricular activities, and staff motivation. This school has been home to many generations of Highgrove's community ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/25/07

It appears as if though there are not enough funds in the budget to help with field trips, extracurricular programs, etc... Also, there are no special events during the holidays or any effort by staff to get creative with projects/assignments during this time. Parent involvement is almost non-existent! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/24/07

School year 2004-2005 academics has improved. Test scores remain low, with little resources and over crowded classes. Lower income children require more linguistic help than most other schools, where the primary language spoken is Spanish. The school seems to be focused on feeding and teaching the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/08/05

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Test scores
Test scores for Highgrove Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Highgrove Elementary School
Riverside 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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Riverside schools — Highgrove Elementary School is located at 690 Center St, Riverside CA 92507. 690 Center St is in the 92507 ZIP code in Riverside, CA The school district for Highgrove Elementary School is the Riverside Unified School District. Highgrove Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 6.
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