Hesby Oaks Elementary

by Carol Wolfe

Our next featured school is Hesby Oaks Elementary School.  This remarkable school’s rank is nine out of a possible 10 in the Great Schools List in Encino California.  With a parent approval rating of 4 stars this school is definite luminary. 

Hesby Oaks Elementary offers instruction, grades K -8, to a total of over three hundred students.  The teacher student ratio averages 1:23. One of the newest schools in the area, Hesby Oaks Elementary opened its doors in September of 2006.   It is located at 15530 Hesby Street in Encino.  Judy Mintz is the Principal at the helm of this beautiful school.
Parent comments praise the safety and discipline at the school, rating them above average.  The school offers an E-3 after school program for children of working parents; the program is a favorite among both parents and students.  High ranks in participation from teachers, parents and students make this a top performing school.