Christian Sorensen Elementary School

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11493 Rose Hedge Dr

Whittier, CA 90606

(562) 789-3220

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 438

Students Per Teacher: 26

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Christian Sorensen Elementary School

Since my daughter has been at Sorensen, I have seen nothing but improvements and my child loves it here. I think all the teachers and staff are very helpful and great at their jobs, especially the principal. She is truly an amazing principal and so dedicated to all the students and staff. I honestly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/13/14

School is good unless your son or daughter has a learning disability then the teachers are to remain quiet unless the parent request an evaluation. The school knows the students with disabilities may take away from their budget so it is an unwritten policy not to recommend these students for evaluation.

Posted by a parent on 02/06/14

How do you as a parent find the new common core standards that are now set and implemented satisfactory to our children? How will the common core benefit our children? Just want feedback.

Posted by a other on 11/13/13

Sorenson is well on its way introducing the new common core standards and implimenting them into the schools daily curriculum. I'm happy with the new changes. Our children need to be more educated & well prepared for any College of their choice.As well as giving them the proper skills to be able to contribute ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/27/13

Sorensen is a awesome school fro teachers. Staff to the principal mrs vargas. but, the school needs a student drop off area in the front so kids dont have to run accross the street and parents should have access to view events at anytime without the teacher giving authorization to see the children. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/28/13

This school's performance and API has grown positively over the past few years. Mrs.Vargas,principal is excellent and is very supportive to parents.My child is in the RSP program and he has shown a good growth in his reading skills over the past year. The specialist teacher and speech teacher do care ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/27/13

I think Sorensen Elementary is a great school and the staff in the office is very helpful,teachers have new ideas to work with the students. Also Dr Vargas is always there to help you with any concerns. Adriana

Posted by a teacher on 10/20/12

I am a new parent in this school and I feel very fortunate to have my daughter here, because I see all the support she gets to improve academically in all areas. The staff, the principal and the teachers are very supportive, and very professional.

Posted by a parent on 10/20/12

excellent fantastic principal,and teacher grandparent of a 2yrs (K-1st grader)

Posted by a parent on 10/31/07

Quality of academic programs are average. The child/Teacher ratio could be better. But we do like very much our daughters teacher Ms. Henning & Ms. Franco. My daughter is in kinder and is not there long enough for me to comment on the availablity of extracurricular activities. The parent involvment is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/07/06

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Test scores for Christian Sorensen Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Christian Sorensen Elementary School
Whittier City 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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Whittier schools — Christian Sorensen Elementary School is located at 11493 Rose Hedge Dr, Whittier CA 90606. 11493 Rose Hedge Dr is in the 90606 ZIP code in Whittier, CA The school district for Christian Sorensen Elementary School is the Whittier City Elementary School District. Christian Sorensen Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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