Empire Gardens Elementary School

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1060 E Empire St

San Jose, CA 95112

(408) 535-6221

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 430

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Empire Gardens Elementary School

My child is in 4th grade and has Ms. Knight as his home room teacher. He started out with a 1st grade reading level in 4th grade and she has worked diligently to get him up to speed. Halfway through the year, we are now at a great place. His reading scores have gone up and he's actually turning into ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/23/14

Ms. Knight is awesome...the best teacher my child has ever had so far! I also like the fact that they have after school activities for the kids to socialize...festivals, dances, etc. My kids love attending these events and so do I :)

Posted by a parent on 03/12/08

Empire Gardens is a child friendly school with a dynamic staff that cares about children!

Posted by a teacher on 09/08/07

Empire is no different than any of the other downtown schools at our district as far as academics. Overall, I think they have a great team of teachers. But a parent still has to look out for the interest of their child. 'Downtown' teachers have a lot on their plate, especially when it comes to behaviour ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/02/07

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Test scores for Empire Gardens Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Empire Gardens Elementary School
San Jose 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 Jose schools — Empire Gardens Elementary School is located at 1060 E Empire St, San Jose CA 95112. 1060 E Empire St is in the 95112 ZIP code in San Jose, CA The school district for Empire Gardens Elementary School is the San Jose Unified School District. Empire Gardens Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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