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K-4
Public charter
Phoenix, AZ
Students enrolled: 89
 

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5757 West McDowell Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85035

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(623) 776-2069
(602) 269-1073
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September 11, 2014
I'm an ex student I loved this school honestly I would have probably graduated a year or two early from high school if I would have stayed at this school I got straight a's teacher were amazing they did not give any answers to anything but any way If I would have stayed I would have graduated early but I didn't I moved and the school I went to failed to test me for my i.e.p and I failed my whole freshman year and barely made it through I still have yet to graduate as I was class of 2013 I'm going on two tears past I honestly wish I would've stayed

- submitted by a community member

April 03, 2012
DO NOT GO TO THIS SCHOOL! This school is an ABSOLUTE JOKE. I came from Illinois, and back east "charter" means private and usually quality, but this is not what I got with Omega. There are no sports or clubs, but thats not nearly the worst of it. I had students in the 5th and 6th grades back in '05 and they were in the same classroom all day being taught the same thing! And all the work was elementary at best! My 6th grader came home with "2+2=?" math problems, I KID YOU NOT! Furthermore, the teacher turnover rate was absolutely terrible! My 5th grader had a total of 5 teachers that year! And don't even get me started on Dean Wooldridge! I hope that lady has been fired. My biggest regret is letting my kids stay there for the whole year. My daughter will be attending Johns Hopkins University in the fall and that would not have been possible if she would have continued in that stifiling environment. Please do not send your kids here; give them a real chance.

- submitted by a parent

March 07, 2011
This school is ran so poorly. None of the teachers at either campus have experience or a degree in education. Students fine themselves behind then they transfer to other schools and since this school is not accredited most high schools don't even accept their credits. There are constant sewer and air conditioning problems that go unfixed for long periods of time. Students are force to sit in rooms with no A/C in over 100 degree weather. There are few books and no modern technology in the classroom. There is an extremely high turnover rate of teachers. Payroll checks bounce and teachers are ask to teach without pay. Eventhough; the owner of the school had a million dollar house built a couple of years ago. The lead elementary teacher (Northern Campus) supplies students with some of the answers during AIMS test . If you care about your child's education, don't send them to Omega!

- submitted by a community member
no rating
February 24, 2009
Great school My children went there in 2007-2008 , teachers are great specially Mrs. gina and Mrs. Mc cool. When we move to Tempe my oldest daughter was doing so good that she has to skip a year, my oldest son is doing good too. The pricipal was very helpful with parents.

- submitted by a parent

March 27, 2008
not a good school anymore. smoke bombs in classrooms, too many fights. not enough teachers. teachers are dismissed too often. values just arn't their anymore.....a teacher gave answers to students on the aims test..... I had to take my kids out after being their 8 years. My recommendations is don't go their if you don't have to. Their are alot better schools if you just bother to look. I found another one that is better and am happy!!!!

- submitted by a parent

August 11, 2007
I taught here briefly and I have never scene such a poorly run school in my life.

- submitted by a teacher

November 13, 2006
This school is better then most public schools. The teachers care a lot about the kids. Some of the teachers allows parents to sit inside of there classrooms and watch kids learn.

- submitted by a parent

July 14, 2006
This school is horrible do not send your children to this school. The teachers care, but due to the lack of leadership the turnover rate is too high.

- submitted by a parent

September 15, 2005
The quality of the adminstration at this school is terrible. It is a very disorganized place and there are no materials. the teachers are very dedicated and my daughter says the teachers care for the kids but they can't do much because there are no supplies. Do not send your child to this school if you want him to be educated.

- submitted by a parent

April 30, 2005
This school when it comes to keeping it's parents informed on the different activites taking place is very lacking. It seems to need better management. I am removeing my child, and would not send your child to this school. Just review the State of Arizona's report card for this school and you will agree.

- submitted by a parent

January 05, 2005
The school is poorly ran the admin doesnt care about there students.

- submitted by a parent

December 01, 2004
Teacher turnover rate too high.

- submitted by a parent

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Omega Academy
5757 West McDowell Rd., Phoenix, AZ  85035
(623) 776-2069
Last modified Omega Academy is a Charter school that serves grades K-4
Omega Academy Rating: 2 out of 5 based on 15 reviews. Top