Westwood Elementary School

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435 Saratoga Ave

Santa Clara, CA 95050

(408) 423-4300

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 447

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

21 Parent Reviews for Westwood Elementary School

This is one of the best schools ever. The principal is the most caring and professional principals I have ever known. He has a great way with kids and always uses positive methods to resolve conflicts. The teachers are passionate and involved with each and every kid. Great special ed team. The only ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/10/13

I can't to say something good about this school. We had a bad experience here. My child attends this school in 2013 year. I never fill comfortable myself when my child was in the school every day. The teachers doesn't pay attention enough for the children. They are is not friendly also. My child was ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/17/13

I am shocked for the parent who wrote the last review about Westwood. My Daughter has been going there since Kindergarten and I can't tell you how happy we have been. The staff, teachers are wonderful! I always say if you are not happy then maybe you shouldn't be going there, but all the parents that ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/17/13

This is an extremely sought after elementary school. The teachers a responsive and creative! Westwood has great administrative leadership from the principal all the way down. I cannot say enough about Westwood, its a great school any parent should be proud to send their children to.

Posted by a parent on 06/16/13

Westwood is a diverse and friendly community.The teachers are wonderful and the new principal is dynamic. There are family events and grade level events all the time. Test scores really don't give a good picture of what a caring and fun environment this is.

Posted by a parent on 05/16/09

All of my kids have attended Westwood, so we have been part of the Westwood community for years. The teachers are excellent and the parent involvement is great to see. There are many fun community events like the Fall Festival that even my high school kids want to come back and be a part of!

Posted by a parent on 03/31/09

This is the 1st year my child is in a plubic school, and we both love it

Posted by a parent on 03/04/09

so far so good...this is our first year and I was worried. The scores also threw me off as well. My daughter is in K, and her teacher has been fantastic. We also have a new co-principle, which I think is going to make a big difference in the school's environment and culture. I also agree with the other ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/13/09

I am very pleased with this school. I was reluctant at first and tried to get my daughter in other neighboring schools due to low API scores. I learned now not to go by that. I believe it depends on the teacher, and how much you do with your child. You could be going to a school rated a 10 in other ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/10/08

My kids have gone to Westwood for the past eight years, and we love it there! The teachers and staff are great, and they have tons of awesome community events like the Fall Festival and the Multi-Cultural Festival! Westwood is a great school with a real sense of community, and I would recommend it to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/14/08

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Test Year: 2012
Westwood Elementary School
Santa Clara Unified School District
California
* 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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Santa Clara schools — Westwood Elementary School is located at 435 Saratoga Ave, Santa Clara CA 95050. 435 Saratoga Ave is in the 95050 ZIP code in Santa Clara, CA The school district for Westwood Elementary School is the Santa Clara Unified School District. Westwood Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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