Welcome to Henry Ford School
"Home of the Mustangs"
Teaching artist Kyle Payne leads the students at the Henry Ford fifth grade “Playing with Science” TheatreWorks, Silicon Valley Open Workshop performance in the MUB.
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Our academic performance speaks for itself as the school was able to exit Program Improvement (PI) based on making Annual Yearly Progress (AYP) for the second consecutive year in 2010. Since 2005, Henry Ford's student achievement has seen a steady trend of increase, going from 35% of students attaining proficient or advanced scores in 2005, to 58% in 2012 in English Language Arts, and from 49% in 2005 to 74% in 2012 in Math. Our growth Academic Performance Index (API) n 2012 is 833. An API of 800 and above is considered proficient by the state of California.
Mustang students not only work hard, they play hard as well. Our students enjoy weekly Physical Education classes, Character Education, Art in Action, classroom music programs in all grades, a well stocked library and computer lab. We have a school garden and are working hard to "go green". School events include our annual Fall Fiesta, Field Day, Game Nights and our fabulous end of the year Pasta Dinner. We liaison with private enterprise and our own staff to bring after school programs such as art, chess, individual music lessons and Police Activity League (
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