Fred Ekstrand Elementary School

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400 N Walnut Ave

San Dimas, CA 91773

(909) 971-8203

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 470

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Fred Ekstrand Elementary School

This school really helped my kids . We came to America may. 2013 and enrolled thim with a minimum english knowlege. Now thay can read, write and speak english good . Thank you so much Ekstrand!

Posted by a parent on 04/17/14

I love Ekstand (bonita unifed school dist) there are not to many school dists that have before and after school care your child never leaves the campus.. The teachers are great and they try to keep parents update on there childen on how your child is doing.. I do think that the homework is a little ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/04/09

This school really helped my son. We came to America Aug. '06 and enrolled him with a minimum english knowlege. Now his a 6th grader who can read, write and speak english faster than his dad. Thank you so much Ekstrand!

Posted by a parent on 04/13/09

I love this school! The teachers and principal seem to have students best interests at heart and will do whatever it takes for students to succeed. It is a sweet little school and the gem of BUSD.

Posted by a parent on 02/02/09

I have a son enrolled at Ekstrand, and I'm impressed with the levels and types of services he's receiving. His teacher quickly identified him as needing help in math, and enrolled him in the school's after-school tutoring. I like the way they seem to be looking out for him. Overall, I love the campus, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/14/08

Ekstrand school deserves a big fat F on the grading scale. They need to get their act together. They lost 2 years of my child's records from 3rd to 4th grade. The parent-teacher involvement is very low compared to other schools. I would not recommend this school to my friends with small children.

Posted by a parent on 08/02/08

I am currently Ekstrand's PTA President. An must say together as a team we have worked so hard to continue to improve Parent and Teacher involvement. Along with supporting are extra school activities such as our family fun nights. In every school there is always room for improvement. Thats were us as ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/15/08

Previously, I wrote a review on this web page that was a bit negative and now I am eating my words. Things have improved tremendously in the past five months. There appears to be a greater emphasis on each child's individual development. The extra-curricular activities and the after school activities ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/27/07

I have a lot of cousins and siblings that have attended this school and I have been impressed with the staff and the curriculum. The after-school activities are fun and the level of parent involvement seems high. There are many opportunities to get your children involved in sports and other extracurricular ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/20/06

Not my first choice. My daughter attended 1 1/2 years here, and parent involvement is very low. I think there are some good teachers here, and hopefully things will improve.

Posted by a former student on 04/30/05

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Test Year: 2012
Fred Ekstrand Elementary School
Bonita 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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San Dimas schools — Fred Ekstrand Elementary School is located at 400 N Walnut Ave, San Dimas CA 91773. 400 N Walnut Ave is in the 91773 ZIP code in San Dimas, CA The school district for Fred Ekstrand Elementary School is the Bonita Unified School District. Fred Ekstrand Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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