Ambler Avenue Elementary School

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319 E Sherman Dr

Carson, CA 90746

(310) 532-4090

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public, Magnet

Student Enrollment: 450

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

28 Parent Reviews for Ambler Avenue Elementary School

The faculty, staff that work for Ambler elementary school awesome! They care about the students, and offer excellent programs to assist with student engagement . I do not really like the combination class room setting : 4th,5th graders. I feel it is best if the age groups are separate.

Posted by a parent on 04/28/14

Sign up for the Pre-K class early. It fills up quick! Mrs Sidney is awesome!

Posted by a parent on 10/24/13

I am a substitute teacher who, like many other subs I know, won't go to Ambler. I understand that when a sub shows up the kids are thrown off because the usual authority figure is gone, so they take advantage. However, these kids go beyond the norm. They are loud, unruly and show no respect. It makes ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/30/13

Mrs Sidney and Mrs Dickerson are awesome with the Pre-K children! They teach alot and generally care about the students.

Posted by a parent on 09/30/13

I think Ambler is a great school. My daughter went to Ambler now my grandchildren is attending. The teachers are very attending to the student needs and if the students were to do all that is required in the class and homework "the students will grow by leaps and bounds." Different Culture involvement ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/26/13

This school is a very good school it has excellent staff it made many of my family members get into great schools including: Dodson middle school, King Drew high school, Stanford, Dartmouth, El Camino, and even Columbia. I truly recommend this school to anyone reading this review

Posted by a other on 09/17/12

My son is part of their ICAP program. In my opinion it is the best special ED program LA Unified has. I know there is an excellent magnet at the school and great parent involvement. I've have ovserved school activities and I speak with office staff routinely . They have a great staff, courteous kids, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/16/12

My son just completed his kindergarten year at Ambler. The school is under the leadership of Mrs. Ellis who does an outstanding job of setting the tone and spirit of academic excellence for Ambler. The kinder teaching team is AWESOME! Mrs. Nakata, Ms. Harris, and Ms. Veceles are all very committed and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/22/10

I have a son and daughter in Ambler. In my opinion, it is the best public school in the area. Doubt me? Take a look at the test scores for these kids at Ambler. The proof is in the figures, this is a great school indeed!

Posted by a parent on 12/21/09

My dauhgter loves this school. She says that her teacher Mrs.Ali a 4 grad magnet teacher adores her.=}

Posted by a parent on 12/09/09

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Test scores for Ambler Avenue Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Ambler 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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Carson schools — Ambler Avenue Elementary School is located at 319 E Sherman Dr, Carson CA 90746. 319 E Sherman Dr is in the 90746 ZIP code in Carson, CA The school district for Ambler Avenue Elementary School is the Los Angeles Unified School District. Ambler Avenue Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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