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K-5
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Signal Hill, CA
Students enrolled: 736
Before care: No
After care: Yes

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2285 Walnut Avenue
Signal Hill, CA 90755

(562) 426-8170
(562) 426-6072
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October 09, 2013
Great teachers, my son have learn a lot from Mrs. William and Mrs. Miller, great teachers of California.

- submitted by a parent
June 13, 2013
Signal Hill gets a 10 out of 10 from me. My daughter did not have the proper foundation from PreK or Kinder (she attended school in LA). Once she was enrolled in Signal Hill her teachers from 1st grade until present (3rd grade) have gone above and beyond with limited resources. This Includes coming in early, staying late and even holding classes over spring break to ensure struggling children can advance. In the begining i must admit my expectations for promotion were low because my daughter was at risk for retention. Due to the incredible teaching staff she is on her way to 4th grade!!!! The principal Mrs. Price is very hands on!, apporachable and very easy to talk to, she knows the students by name(s) and is always pushing them to strive for more! I did have a problem w/ the school councelor Ms. Banks she is NOT the most pleaseant! I would reccomend this school to anyone in the territory who is looking for the best for their child!

- submitted by a parent
July 05, 2012
Love this school. Much of the staff has been there many years and has vetted incoming staff members, so everyone knows everyone and their teaching styles quite well. Everyone cares for everyone. Principal knows my son and many of the children on first name basis.

- submitted by a parent
January 26, 2011
I lOVE THIS SCHOOL!!! I have all my children at this school and all in advance programs!!! This school has teachers and staff that really care for the future of All Students!!!

- submitted by a parent
September 29, 2010
The office staff is not welcoming to the parents. There do not say Hi or anything and seem bothered. I don't recommend this school to parents who want to have a good school atmosphere.

- submitted by a parent
August 17, 2010
My son just completed 2nd grade here and has had only wonderful and caring teachers that have challenged him academically. The Speech Therapist is outstanding! She was the main reason we decided to send our son here. She is very professional and caring. She kept us constantly updated on our son's progress.

- submitted by a parent
January 22, 2010
This school has Nice staff, excellent gate/excell class, and good test scores

- submitted by a parent
August 28, 2009
Score has above average api scores, excellent teachers and staff. One of the main concerns is not enough supervision on playground which is a money issue forthe district but our children should not be subjected to less supervision so the school can make quota. I've lerarned to go to principal with concerns and they will be taken care of quickly I did this in kinder and had 3-5 stafff members on playgrond daily.

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July 08, 2008
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November 02, 2007
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January 11, 2006
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- submitted by a parent
October 10, 2005
Great activities to get parents and the community involved in the school. The teachers are the best.

- submitted by a parent
June 07, 2005
I am very pleased with the academic and extra curriculum programs Signal Hill has to offer.

- submitted by a parent
May 03, 2005
The teachers and administration are friendly and effective. We need more parental involvement, fund raisers, and a more secure campus. I don't think children should be allowed to wait outside for their parents to pick them up. I know this is already a rule but it is not properly enforced. We could also use someone to moniter the school entrance instead of just trusting visitors to go to the office and sign in.

- submitted by a parent
October 28, 2003
Great School. Teachers send weekly progress reports to help parents stay informed. Lots of activities and parent participation. I have 1 child currently enrolled and 3 others at home that will be starting soon. Will try hard to stay with this school or get transfer from the school district...it's that good!

- submitted by a parent
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Signal Hill Elementary School
2285 Walnut Avenue, Signal Hill, CA  90755
(562) 426-8170
Last modified Signal Hill Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades K-5
Signal Hill Elementary School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 15 reviews. Top