Buena Vista Elementary School

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37005 Hillcrest Dr

Palmdale, CA 93552

(661) 285-4158

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Grades: K - 6

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for Buena Vista Elementary School

This school is a good school but the teachers that work there think you owe them something. If you don't like your job then quit nobody is making you stay. My son has been going there for 3 years now he's in the 3rd grade now. The teacher he has seem to not care won't give you any information on how ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/15/14

My expericen at Buena Vista for my past 5 years have been great as far as parent involvement. I have never had any problems with getting information in how to get more involeved with my children education. When I have any issues the teachers have always been pretty quick to contact me back to meet with ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/01/13

I think this is a nice school in a great location! However, I have noticed in my past k-5 years that there are some pretty terrible teachers at this school. If your child is a gate student or an EL student they should do fine, if not they will be invisible and fall through the cracks. These teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/02/12

My son is a student at Buena Vista for three yrs now and I love the school I'm not involved with the school cuz I work a lot but I am involved with my childrens education Parents are kids first teachers and school their second so if there is an issue with ur Childs school then GET Active. I wish Palmdale ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/13/11

i love thisschool my kids love this school. the teahers and pricipal have a good attitudes all i am saying that if you have a good attitude with the teachers or staff or principal they will have a good attitube with you soo stop with the negative comments already this is a great school better than your ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/15/09

Parents with kids that have special needs beware !!! This is not the school !!!!

Posted by a parent on 05/30/08

I feel very intimidated by the staff. They have been very rude to me and my children. I have observed the staff treating parents and students very poorly. It is hard to approach the staff with questions or concerns because they treat you as if they do not have the time to deal with you. My child's ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/17/07

There are no tutoring or after school programs available. Not enough student support. My experience in dealing with the front office has been negative. I believe there is a lack of parental and student support.

Posted by a parent on 04/07/06

Staff, teachers and principal have poor attitudes. The front office lacks people skills as well. Parents are treated badly.

Posted by a parent on 04/04/06

Last year I pulled one of my children out of Buena Vista. The school cannot support children above 3rd grade who may need assistance with improving reading skills unless they are ESL students. The principal explain to me this resulted from budget cuts. I could no longer afford Sylvan Learning center ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/19/05

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Test scores for Buena Vista Elementary School

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Test Year: 2012
Buena Vista Elementary School
Palmdale School District 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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Palmdale schools — Buena Vista Elementary School is located at 37005 Hillcrest Dr, Palmdale CA 93552. 37005 Hillcrest Dr is in the 93552 ZIP code in Palmdale, CA The school district for Buena Vista Elementary School is the Palmdale School District School District. Buena Vista Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 6.
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