Junipero Serra Elementary School

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8880 Halifax St

Ventura, CA 93004

(805) 672-2717

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 620

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Junipero Serra Elementary School

Our daughter attended K-5, our son is in 2nd. We highly recommend this learning environment & are so happy that we "choiced" into Serra. Under the leadership of principal Jim Sather, the school offers a quality education for all learners & a comfortable, happy social atmosphere. Parents are involved ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/24/14

We have loved all 9 years we have been at Serra! Principal, teachers, parents, and students are always the best! The curriculum, extra curricular activities, and events are great! Going to miss it!

Posted by a parent on 02/27/11

Serra is no longer the "Silent Giant" it was once known as. The staff at this school is unbelieveably talented and caring, from Principal Tyner to the teachers to custodian Richard and office manager Pam. There have been many activities and experiences (Hoe Down, Family Film Night, Art Night, Silent ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/23/10

I am a parent of a 1st grader and we LOVE Serra!! The campus is a very warm and friendly environment. The staff, teachers and principal are top notch! We looked into public, private, and charter schools in the area and decided Serra was the best!

Posted by a parent on 08/31/07

My children and nieces have all attended Serra School one after the other for the past 11 years. Great school as far as academics and safety are concerned. Wonderful teachers.

Posted by a parent on 03/17/07

Serra is an adequate school for most children. With high test scores, it tends to cater more to the average and above-average student. I have a son in GATE who is doing very well and a daughter who is struggling. My daughter does not seem to get the attention desired. On a whole, the teachers and parents ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/24/05

I have been surprisingly happy with Serra. I had heard nightmare stories about public school, but everyone from Principal Mundy, to the teachers, other staff, parents and the kids have been great! I am the parent of a Kindergartener and a PTA member and love being involved in such a great school!

Posted by a on 04/23/03

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Test scores for Junipero Serra Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Junipero Serra Elementary School
Ventura 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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Ventura schools — Junipero Serra Elementary School is located at 8880 Halifax St, Ventura CA 93004. 8880 Halifax St is in the 93004 ZIP code in Ventura, CA The school district for Junipero Serra Elementary School is the Ventura Unified School District. Junipero Serra Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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