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500 Rough And Ready Rd

San Jose, CA 95133

(408) 928-8400

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 490

Students Per Teacher: 23

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7 Parent Reviews for Ben Painter Elementary School

A great school awesome teacher esp Mrs. Ahn she is very good with kids and all the teachers are willing to help them when its needed

Posted by a other on 09/11/13

Ben Painter Elementary School has its good and not so great points. The kindergarten teachers do a lot field trips. Our child was advanced and the teachers provided enough learning material for the very slow to the very advanced. There are many many parental involvement. One of the strength of this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/03/13

I like Ben Painter School very much I have two kids that are attending Ben Painter school and have a third child starting 2011. Just like other schools we have had our bumps here and there but with the wonderful staff and a wonderful Principal Ben Painter has, we are smooth sailing. My children are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/25/10

I love this school! This school has great teachers that are kind and fair. The principal is responsible and generous. The programs you can do there are very fun. If I had to leave this school,I'd be miserble.

Posted by a other on 08/02/10

Well, my childs teacher uses wrong tenses....her English skills are....lacking. I will leave it at that. I cannot for the life of me figure out why she is so sought out!

Posted by a parent on 03/03/09

I am a very happy this year with the teachers my kids have got. Ms.Moyoli is so caring and so in to her students.Also Mrs. Nielson is the best kindergarten teacher a kindergartner can have.Mrs. Heffner is an awesome 3rd grade teacher . I was so relieved that my children had good teachers ,these 3 teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/10/08

Very disappointing! teacher we deal with is not up to par! we will be selling our home and moving

Posted by a parent on 09/05/05

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Test scores for Ben Painter Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Ben Painter Elementary School
Alum Rock Union 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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San Jose schools — Ben Painter Elementary School is located at 500 Rough And Ready Rd, San Jose CA 95133. 500 Rough And Ready Rd is in the 95133 ZIP code in San Jose, CA The school district for Ben Painter Elementary School is the Alum Rock Union Elementary School District. Ben Painter Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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