Emerson Elementary School

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1011 E Caldwell St

Compton, CA 90221

(310) 898-6170

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 550

Students Per Teacher: 23

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Emerson Elementary School

I attended Emerson back in 97 until I graduated in 02 and I have only one thing to say the school system looks bad to the parents who are not invovled. In 99 my class was ranked 3rd in the State for our test scores I was in an excellent Gifted program and only had trouble with one teacher who got fired ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/07/10

beg to differ with the below statement. The school's API (test score) has been increasing in the past 3 years with a new administrator. Teachers attend various staff developments that are provided by the district and those are the days that they are not there.There's a strong parental involvement and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/31/10

I had posted a review a few days ago and it seems that negative reviews go away after they find it .Well im back with the thought that this school cover a lot of there tail when its time to get down when something thats wrong. Im a parent and all children loves me, they talk to me about anything. schools ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/30/10

It needs a lot of reconstruction. The teachers need teaching. Some of the teachers are never there

Posted by a parent on 08/18/09

I think that Emerson is a good school. When my child went there it was an okay school, the teachers are very concerned about the students. Overall it is a fairly good school.

Posted by a parent on 03/21/09

My son went there but we moved him to Long Beach Unified, due to the bahavior of the students and the watered down curriculum.

Posted by a parent on 02/10/07

Emerson Elementary in Compton is one of the best schools to work in. Our principal is a superb leader who cares about each one of her students as her own. She works late hours and on weekends to provide excellent education to the children in Comptn. Teachers are dedicated and well respected by the students, ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 01/31/06

My son attended Emerson Elementary School for Kindergarden during the 2004/2005 semester. This school does have a good curriculum, but I found the behavior of some of the children to be deplorable. I did not feel that the principal and the staff had enough control over the children and the way the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/01/05

Emerson Elementary is a really fair and good school for your child. They motivate your child and help them out in anything neccesarry. Not only that but they even have extra curricular programs that are of good use.

Posted by a parent on 05/03/05

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Test scores for Emerson Elementary School

CST* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Emerson Elementary School
Compton 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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Compton schools — Emerson Elementary School is located at 1011 E Caldwell St, Compton CA 90221. 1011 E Caldwell St is in the 90221 ZIP code in Compton, CA The school district for Emerson Elementary School is the Compton Unified School District. Emerson Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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