This school is fantastic. There is ZERO tolerance for bullying!! Whenever I have any issues the principal and the teachers fix it right then and there. They are real good about sending home information about things that happened on campus or around campus that the parents need to be aware of. I believe this comes from great leadership. The principal truly cares about her students and their families! I believe this school is only rated a 6 due to lack of funding, size of school and lack of reviews :) I highly recommend this school to you newcomers.
I have 3 children at this school.. and they love it!! The school is a very close knit family, the principal, teachers and staff are always going the extra mile to make sure that no child is left behind! The school has numerous family events throughout the year.. I would definetly reccomend this school :)
I have substituted at most of the schools in the Pendergast School District, and I have found a 'home' at Sunset Ridge. It is true that the Principal and staff are amazing and they sincerely care about every student. At Sunset Ridge we believe that every student can succeed and we strive to teach them life skills that will empower them throughout their lives. I am amazed at the many opportunities the students have to serve and help their community. There is definately a sense of pride which surrounds the school, and students are learning to be responsible individuals. I highly recommend this school.
The principal, faculty and staff are all extraordinarily dedicated, energetic, creative miracle workers. The population is a difficult one; a large percentage of students are just learning English. Also, lots of the kids come from difficult homelives. Nonetheless, the principal and faculty are consistently cheerful and enthusiastic, working tirelessly for the kids. They put on numerous fun family events, school spirit events, and awards ceremonies throughout the year making sure that each child is recognized for his/her special qualities. They take pictures of the kids having fun and being a part of the school activities, then show the slideshows frequently with music. They play uplifting music and chant the empowering school pledge every day. All these efforts and many others make the kids feel like school is an important community where they belong, and where they can succeed and make a difference.
I dont think our school deserves a 5. It should atleast get a 9! The principle and assitant principle are really nice and invovled. The teachers are awesome and understanding. Im an 8th grader and I never want to leave this school. Go Cougars!
The school has gone through quite a few teachers and administrators in the five years its been open. They finally found a great principal and assistant principal team. My kid likes the school.
Best school ever! but my kid in 8th grade says they need more fieldtrips!
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