Taper Avenue Elementary School

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1824 N Taper Ave

San Pedro, CA 90731

(310) 832-3056

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 625

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

33 Parent Reviews for Taper Avenue Elementary School

I am very upset at the management that is currently going on in the Taper cafeteria. My 2nd grader informed me today that the entire student body was served a cold cheese sandwich. I find this hugely unacceptable. My daughter attends Park Western and has never had any issues with her lunches. Cold cheese ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/29/14

Every single aspect of Taper is been wonderful, as a mother I look always for great teachers and safe environment for my child, and we are so happy to be part of TAPER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL.

Posted by a parent on 09/30/13

Taper Avenue Elementary is the school I wish I had been able to go to when I was younger. My son has been lucky enough to go their since the 1st grade. He is currently in the 3rd grade, and every year has been made special by activities that are targeted for each grade level. The teachers are all ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

I am so proud to say that my kids are students at Taper Avenue Elementary, it's a fabulous school! First of all, the Principal Mrs. Steinbach is an amazing leader. She leads by example, and is very encouraging and thoughtful when interacting with the students at Taper. The teachers are friendly, helpful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

I am forever happy with the choice I made to send my son to Taper Avenue Elementary. The school is clean, well laid out, organized, with easy parking, and easy drop off. A big "THANKS" to the PTO volunteers, who direct traffic every morning, assisting the children out cars, and safely into the school. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/23/13

Love, love, love this school. The staff is wonderful. The teachers are wonderful and the parents are wonderful. I work in another very affluent school district but keep choosing to keep my kids at Taper for the wonderful education they are getting. Principal Steinbach is very warm and welcoming and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/23/13

The teachers at Taper educate the child as a whole person, not just a pupil or "test score". They are constantly instilling values, leadership, equality, and respect for one another. This, combined with a 922 API proves the results from their dedication. My daughter has Mrs. Graff, and she is amazing ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/05/13

It is a great school. My grandson goes there.

Posted by a other on 11/02/10

I love this school because my nephew loves it!

Posted by a other on 11/01/10

I DONT KNOW WHERE TO BEGIN!! Taper was reccomended by someone I knew. I disregarded their lower API scores in comparison Park Western. In addition to that, they were the only school in the area that had a Kindergarten Magnet class. So i decided to enroll my daughter. It was the worst experience I could ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/20/10

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Test scores for Taper Avenue Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Taper Avenue Elementary School
Los Angeles 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 Pedro schools — Taper Avenue Elementary School is located at 1824 N Taper Ave, San Pedro CA 90731. 1824 N Taper Ave is in the 90731 ZIP code in San Pedro, CA The school district for Taper Avenue Elementary School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. Taper Avenue Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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