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6-12
Public charter
Alameda, CA
Students enrolled: 350
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1900 Third Street
Alameda, CA 94501

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(510) 995-4300
(510) 995-4307
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April 11, 2014
My son has been at ACLC for the past year and I have been incredibly pleased with his academic and social development. ACLC is a school with strong academic standards that also provides a welcoming and collaborative environment for all students. Although this may sound basic, I can tell you that this is a rare combination for a school. I appreciate the school's democratic philosophy and its established principles whereby everyone s voice matters. And I have found the facilitators to be an impressive and caring group of individuals who are teaching our kids to be the critical thinkers of tomorrow by providing students with meaningful and rewarding assignments, not just keep busy work.

- submitted by a parent
April 08, 2014
A great school where our children are happy to go every day to learn to lead their life with the help of a vibrant community of involved parents.

- submitted by a parent
April 08, 2014
ACLC has a rich history of graduating smart, capable young people. The project based curriculum means less didactic learning and more hands on experiences. Learners are encouraged to take the reins of their education and their community by participating in leadership and decision making. ACLC creates an environment in which diversity is encouraged. Learners from 6-12 work together as a community. Our first day at ACLC for 6th grade we struggled with the locks on the locker assigned to my son. Learners came over of their own volition to assist. I came that day feeling proud that my son was part of such a warm and caring environment.

- submitted by a parent
April 07, 2014
My son is a freshman at ACLC, his first year attending this school. Our family has been very happy with ACLC. Our son loves the project-based learning, over-all small school size and the enthusiasm students and staff have for their school.

- submitted by a parent
April 07, 2014
The Alameda Community Learning Center is a great school because there are genuine opportunities for learners to take on leadership responsibilities. The learners are on the Governing Boards, they lead the Judicial Committee, they run the school leadership, they are Educational Leaders in the classrooms as well.

- submitted by a parent
April 07, 2014
This is our first year at ACLC. We wanted to find a school for our 6th grader that combined a culture that expected success for each student and provided students with the opportunity to guide their learning experience. ACLC provides a safe learning environment in which academic achievement is celebrated by both students and teachers. She loves it!

- submitted by a parent
April 07, 2014
My son is a 7th grader and this is his second year at ACLC. He enjoys his classes, appreciates his Facilitators and very much likes his free periods during the week where he does homework so he has less to do at home. As a parent, I really like the project based learning style and the democratic society that is in place at ACLC. This school is an absolute asset to Alameda.

- submitted by a parent
January 19, 2014
This is my child's second year at ACLC and, for the first time since he was in second grade, he was looking forward to going back to school at the end of the summer!! The project-based learning, the fact that learners (students) have a say in their school, and they must take responsibility for a lot of their learning have been great incentives for my son. He was tired of so much rote learning in elementary school and not being able to learn at his own pace (faster in Math and Science, average in English/Social Studies). They recently had their Science Day and I was so impressed! Most of the projects were really well developed and during the school day they rotated among a variety of science related activities. Pretty much all the Facilitators are fabulous, experienced and really enjoy teaching. The leadership is also exemplary, always going the extra mile! This is a special place I highly recommend it.

- submitted by a parent
December 02, 2013
I left ACLC three years ago along with over 1/2 of my class (the top half of the class). I have been talking to good friends of mine and I am afraid the school has only been getting worse (which I thought was impossible). This school has mastered the use of propaganda. DO NOT FALL FOR IT!!! They talk about "student-empowerment" in running the school. Frankly I had less say then any student of any other public or private school. Furthermore they emphasis the importance of "project learning." What "project learning" is really busy work with no value to it what so ever. The curriculum is useless and focuses ONLY on California state testing. SAT, ACT, and general education they just don't care about. All they care about is their outward appearance. I lost years of my life going to this "school" I plead with you not to make the same mistake.

- submitted by a community member
September 19, 2013
My daughter is having a great experience for 3 years now! Their project based curriculum works well for students interested in science and engineering! Creativity at its best!

- submitted by a parent
September 19, 2013
ACLC is an amazing collection of creative, collaborative and exceptional thinkers (adults and youth alike). It's a place where my 7th grader girl feels accepted as an individual and "normal" in her love of math and science. She and we (her parents) feel that we have a voice at the school and really appreciate the talents of both faculty and families here. What a welcoming community!

- submitted by a parent
September 19, 2013
ACLC is a diverse, inclusive student body that emphasizes project-based learning. Physics, algebra, and geometry, for example, comes into play in the egg-catapault and mini- rollercoaster projects. Grades 6-12 share a cozy campus next door to Wood Middle School and just a block from Alameda's Crown Beach. It's a good school for self-starters, although the school also emphasizes academic support and planning skills. Post high school planning begins in 9th grade. The emphasis is on learners as leaders, but families also volunteer. In 2012-13, almost 80% of the families donated $ to the school's main fundraiser.

- submitted by a parent
September 04, 2012
My wife and I enrolled our son and daughter at ACLC when we moved to Alameda two years ago. Since then, we've experienced first-hand how ACLC s self-directed learning approach helps kids develop independence. Our initial parental jitters and hovering soon gave way to trust in our kids own ability to do what needs doing (or suffer their own consequences). This kind of self-reliance regarding classes, homework and community service makes ACLC a great college-prep experience. (They also get to take real community college classes instead of AP classes). Along with solid academics, ACLC kids get empowered in other vital ways. Our daughter became a more confident performer in the Rockshop music program. Our son co-created an ACLC baseball team that made it to the NCS championships. This summer, he successfully helped crusade for ACLC students to have the right to join teams at the adjacent (larger) public high school. Amazing things like this just happen at ACLC. With the infusion of energy from a new principal, counselor and science teacher this year, I m even more excited about the school s future and can t wait to see how our kids and their friends thrive and evolve.

- submitted by a parent
August 31, 2012
ACLC has been an incredibly positive developmental journey for both of my children. In two years, my high-schooler has gone from being a non-participative (even rebellious) teen to being an involved and responsible leader with straight A's. My middle-schooler has learned to take full responsibility for homework, time management and achieve high academic performance, and have fun while doing it. Each child has benefited from this school in different ways because the personalized program allows them to create their own outcomes and requires them to take responsibility for their own learning. Though they follow the CA state curriculum, they go creatively beyond "teaching to the test." This is a supportive, yet academically demanding, college-prep community that fosters personal responsibility, independence, creativity and self-motivation with incredible opportunities for leadership and advanced academic accomplishment (taking college classes at nearby community colleges). With new school leadership and staff in critical areas this year (2012-13), it promises to be even better. An education in life as well as academics, ACLC is a special place that creates special people.

- submitted by a parent
May 29, 2012
My child has thrived at this school. It is definitely an alternative to traditional public school and not for everyone, but has been a good fit for us. The teachers are inspired and really take the time to get to know individual students. A lot of "out of the box" learning takes place which is really neat. I have also found it very easy to monitor my child's assignments and progress through the school's online grade system.

- submitted by a parent
May 27, 2012
I am very active supporting this very caring school community. I have to say my child's grades reflect the effort that he put into his classes. He has done poorly where he has missed assignments and done very well were he has been on top of his work.

- submitted by a parent
April 11, 2012
Not recommended if your purpose in going to school is to get a great education. But if you want to hang out with friends, and your parent is super involved in the school the staff will make sure you have great grades even when you aren t in class. The school will accommodate your schedule if you want to travel, work or do something off campus. The teachers loose kids work all the time and don t give good lessons to assigned work. If you need help with schoolwork you are on your own, so your parents should have extra money for private tutoring if you want to learn anything. Never really new how much my kids were missing in education until they left ACLC. Sad thing is, they know this too!

- submitted by a parent
October 27, 2010
ACLC is a great place to work as a teacher. The staff is highly energized and engaged and has the time and dedication to form meaningful relationships with learners and watch them grow into leaders and life long learners.

- submitted by a teacher
October 06, 2009
I currently attend ACLC and this school is pretty unique. We have free periods, which prepares us for college. We also have a tight relationship with the 'facilitators'. Although, I think ACLC needs improvement for its physical education.

- submitted by a student
no rating October 03, 2009
I love ACLC because it is inclusive of all its learners, simultaneously nurturing individuality and community as well as facilitating lerners' self-motivated excellence.

- submitted by a parent
September 22, 2009
Outstanding programs the empower students to take charge of their own learning. It's like the best parts of the freedoms of college, while maintaining some of the parental supervision that will help these kids transition into higher levels of education with a better chance of success!

- submitted by a community member
September 22, 2009
The democratic government that the school body adheres to, the 'out of box' approaches in teaching not only subjects, but lifeskills

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 20, 2009
I love that the student, or 'learners', as they are called, are inspired to become active participants in their own education. The teachers are called 'facilitators', and they act to facilitate the students in their quest for learning. Creative and independent thought is encouraged. Students are encourage to problem solve, work in groups, and also work independently. A fantastic learning opportunity

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 19, 2009
I have complete control over my learning experience.

- submitted by a student
no rating September 19, 2009
This school is the most accepting and different schools in the country. We've had people who are British and Norwegian come to check out our school. ACLC doesn't deserve five stars it deserves ten. One day I hope all schools can incorporate a learning system like ours.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 19, 2009
We're a tight-knit community where kids from 6th-12th grade get along. Everyone's super friendly, and ACLC teaches kids that it's okay to get out there and be yourself; we teach each other confidence.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
The ACLC is an innovative model that truly facilitates parents, students and teachers to work together to provide 21st century education. After 8 years on the faculty, I continue to be inspired by this learning community and look forward to seeing what our future holds. ACLC is proof that when families and educators are given choices, incredible learning can be the result!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
strong community, inspiring teachers, challenging classes and support for taking college classes, diverse student body, small and personal school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
ACLC gives my children an invaluable opportunity to become the wonderful people they were meant to be not what they are told they 'should' be. The facilitators are absolutely outstanding! I wish they were here when I went to school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
Alameda Learning Center has provided an excellent learning experience for both of my older children. The accessibility of the facilitators and their democratic structure make it a wonderful place to learn!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
Our son, a tenth grader, loves the ACLC. He has grown in independence, in both physical and intellectual terms and is eager to learn and happy to be at school. We believe any institution of learning that fosters an atmosphere where learning can be a joyful experience, creates students who can go beyond thinking of a high school education as simply the means for graduating and moving on to profitable careers. An education is an exploration of self that begins in childhood and hopefully continues as the journey of a lifetime. This is the journey we hope our son will undertake. The ACLC has encouraged his particiaption in classes that are challenging and stimulating and we feel they are our partner in our son's education.

- submitted by a parent
September 18, 2009
I love Alameda Community Learning Center because it teaches its learners to enjoy the *process* of learning, not just to regurgitate information for tests. Also, it is wonderful, after the nail-biting before we were sure that there would be a place for my daughter, to know that she will be there until she graduations High School--6th-12th grades makes 7 wonderful years in this great environment.

- submitted by a parent
September 18, 2009
Strong prep for the real world. Students learn to take responsibility for their educational outcomes.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
ACLC is an innovative school that offers a unique approach to learning!

- submitted by a student
September 17, 2009
ACLC is wonderful for many reasons. Primarily because it gives the power of self-governing over to the students as well as the facilitators and parents, alike. Everyone participates. Also, because it's a college prep school, where students are accepted by lottery, it gives kids from ALL backgrounds the chance to advance their education as far as they choose. A relationship with the local community college means many graduates have the power to matriculate into college with credits already under their belts. ACLC is a fantastic community for learners, facilitators, and parents. I don't know where my kids would be right now had we not discovered the Center.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
I LOVED every minute of high school here. There was never a bad day. I was in control of my own education and was able to succeed because of it. The community is the most amazing support system ever and they even have given me a great job 4 years later!

- submitted by a parent
September 17, 2009
All the kid's (learners) are enthused about learning because learning is fun and they support each other in every way!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
It just started but the vibes are great. Parents willing to go the extra mile just to get their kids on time, it's amazing what a great group of patents and teachers can do in just one week.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
I love the Alameda Community Learning Center because of the way it has motivated two of my grandchildren to independently strive for excellence with university studies as their goals

- submitted by a parent
September 17, 2009
this school invokes freedom/responsibility. One of the only schools in the world that teaches such valuable skills.

- submitted by a student
no rating September 17, 2009
ACLC is the perfect school because it allows you to grow as a person while achieving academic success.

- submitted by a parent
September 17, 2009
My child is learning so much - including how to manage her own time and work! Very impressive.

- submitted by a parent
May 03, 2009
My daughter entered ACLC as a 9th grader. She is now in college. She finds herself ahead of the other college freshmen with her ability to keep organized and complete her college assignments at a higher level than others in her classes. She atributes her early success in college to ACLC.

- submitted by a parent
March 12, 2009
I'm currently in my second year at ACLC and I have never found a school where I was accepted as much as I am there. The small number of students makes fitting easy, and makes everyone in to one big family. The teachers actually care how I do and I've gotten to know them not just as teachers, but as people I've become good friends with and can depend on no matter what. Those who fail at ACLC have usually come here because they didn't do well at another school for various reasons. If your kid is failing at regular school, don't expect ACLC to fix it. ACLC is definitely for kids with motivation and enjoy school. It's for the kids that want to learn, not for the ones who think they can come here and just coast their way through. It's not always the school who is at fault, you

- submitted by a student
no rating December 24, 2008
My daughter was in the first group of students who graduated from this school. She started in 7th Grade, and stayed through 12th grade. It was an excellent environment for her as it allowed her to progress at her own pace in Math and Science where she excelled, and helped her develope her language arts skills where she was more of an average student. The school teaches self motivation, and self reliance, as well as the ability to work as part of a team. These skills are extremely valuable to the students in later life, and have served my daughter well in her working career. ACLA is the hidden treasure of the Alameda School system having just won an award from US News and World report as one of the best schools in the nation.

- submitted by a parent
July 27, 2008
My child could not thrive at Alameda Community Learning Center. The communication between facilitators and parents was poor. I do not recommend the school for any student.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 10, 2007
Thank you for the constructive/positive feedback. This not the place for every learner, but we love all learners. We are only a choice of many.

- submitted by a teacher
September 09, 2007
My kid just dropped out of ACLC. The lack of discipline, focus and accountability were too much. At one point she skipped classes for 6 weeks before we were notified. The center was too chaotic too study in. Her grades just sank and sank and we pulled her out (after 4 years). If your kid is a good learner already, and needs an 'alternative' environment to really be able to grow then ACLC is a great match. The facilitators are very flexible about assignments, due dates, and pace of learning. The kid will learn self-discipline and inquisitive skills. Sports consist of Frisbee. All others are at the adjoining high school, as are languages, clubs, and many electives. Before you enroll, ask how many 9th graders make it to graduation at ACLC. See if your kid matches the success profile.

- submitted by a parent
September 09, 2007
Not a huge population of African Americans, but Encinal High School is across the way! Free periods, couches, and college classes; VERY comfortable environment. I've been here since 7th grade and now I'm a senior

- submitted by a student
June 23, 2007
No other school offers the same encouragement and community. Thanks ACLC for a great six years!

- submitted by a student
January 28, 2007
My 9th grader is just finishing her first semester at ACLC, and we couldn't be happier. She loves everything about the school, is breezing through material she previously found overwhelming, has made many great friends and is taking on much more personal responsibility than I would have expected from a 14yo. We parents are delighted that we are not having homework battles (it just gets done), that meeting and working with other parents and facilitators is easy and fun, and that our child has something interesting and noteworthy to say about her day every evening at dinner. We're so pleased with the school that our younger child will start there in the fall - we'd expected him not to start until 9th grade, but have decided that the middle school program is at least as strong as the high school. Kudos to ACLC!

- submitted by a parent
November 20, 2006
I have had 2 children attend ACLC and find the school to be a wonderful opportunity for developing a teen's confidence, social skills, and self-direction. However, it's important that the child is inquisitive, interested in learning, and is capable of developing self-direction (though not required initially). Many successful students will waste a 1/2 year or full year initially learning this discipline at the school. The school is not for every teen, but I have found that the teachers are patient and nurturing to kids seeking a non-traditional learning environment. The school emphasizes democratic student involvement, and does a great job in creating acceptance and diversity. Extracurricular activities are tied to those offered by Encinal High next door. Level of parent involvement is better than most schools, though it leans heavily on a few parents for involvement.

- submitted by a parent
November 17, 2006
This is the type of school that most people would pay a great deal of money on for their children if it were a private school. Lucky for us, it's a public charter school. It's an ideal school for my child. She is learning how to balance freedom with responsibility. This is not a school wherein the teachers will coddle children. Instead the educators will encourage each and every child to do their very best and will create the firm foundation and building blocks that are so necessary for success in the 'real world', both academically and socially. The school philosophy is to open up opportunities for children to learn more than just the basic academics and although I wish ACLC had more extracurricular activities, I am thankful that the school policy is to open up opportunities for children to explore outside opportunities in preparation for their adult lives.

- submitted by a parent
November 13, 2006
'The Center' reminds me of my studio courses in architecture school. I figured if my daughter could make it here, college would be a cake walk. The facilitators are all first rate. While the kids call them by their first names, they are totally respected - no snide comments like when I was their age. They have lots of ways for the kids to learn how to be part of a community, make decisions and be leaders, from leaner led conferences, budget input, judicial committee, etc.The 220 learners in 6-12th grade are a very diverse group. Lottery admission keeps it well balanced. Everyone knows each other. You may not hang out with everyone, but if feels too small to have the typical clicks of middle & high school. Kids have friends across the age spectrum, plus neighbors and others at the big public schools. Good stuff! RB

- submitted by a parent
November 12, 2006
If your child is self-motivated and if as a parent you're looking for an educational experience that will enrich not only your child, but you as well, then ACLC is a wonderful opportunity. Rather than sitting in staid rows and being schooled by rote, 'learners' (students) at ACLC have the opportunity (and are encouraged) to think outside of the box. Instead of having to prepare the standard 1,000 word essay, double-spaced, 12 font, your child may find themselves developing a video depicting the assignment (or in a variety of presentation methods). The 'Facilitators' (teachers) are incredibly committed to the school's model of learning, which has at it's core the self-empowerment of the learner. If you like to be involved with your children's school, this facility has a number of ways - from positions on the various governing boards to organizing bi-monthly 'healthy lunches'. ACLC is a fantastic experience for your family!

- submitted by a parent
November 11, 2006
Our son just started 7th grade at ACLC this year. He is smart enough but he was having a terrible time at regular public schools. He was getting almost all D's and F's, mainly because he just was not doing homework assignments. He started off the same way at ACLC but they took the time to hold a conference with his mother and myself and we made special arrangements so we could check what his assignments are, make sure he did them, and then carefully monitor his progress. There has been marked improvement is his performance and I feel the special attention he is receiving will be of great help to him. I am very grateful to the school and feel he may be starting on the right track now.

- submitted by a parent
November 11, 2006
I am the parent of three graduates of ACLC, and a current board member. Our son got involved with film while at the school, and is currently a filmmaker and film teacher. Our daughters were both accepted at the colleges of their choice. Parents contribute over 800 hours annually to our school, and by charter are on all governing committees. Our school has a highly ranked ultimate frisbee team, and our learners play traditional sports with the local high school team. While our school's innovative approach is not for everyone, I am on the board to help grow our school so we can accomodate more learners from our wait list (we take a new class of 6th graders each year, and as many others as possible given space constraints.)

- submitted by a parent
November 11, 2006
My son is in his third year at ACLC. We were thrilled that he got a spot here. It's a really good fit for him and his learning style. ACLC teaches you how to be self-directed which is a life long skill. I think the philosophy of the school better prepares learners for becoming independent, self-reliant adults. I like the intimacy, comaraderie and friendliness of a smaller school. There seems to be much more communication at this school as opposed to other middle schools. I am happy with the democratic way many situations are handled. The learners are treated with respect and their opinions are highly valued. The Ultimate Frisbee team has been a wonderful experience for my son, socially as well as physically. The size of the school encourages learning and teaching outside of the box, but still covering the requirements.

- submitted by a parent
November 11, 2006
My son is in his second year at ACLC and we are overall very happy. Unlike at a larger (900+ student) middle school, the small student body size allows his facilitators to know him and be more willing to work with him (and us) when he is having a problem. My son had been told by kids he knew at the local middle school that 'kids like him' get beat up at school, but ACLC seems to attract more of the 'creative thinkers', so my son feels accepted by his peers. I will admit that my learner has had some problems with using his free time wisely, but I think the ACLC environment gives him more opportunities to develop that skill than at a school where every minute is regimented for him. I think he will grow into a person who is able to think for himself at ACLC.

- submitted by a parent
November 10, 2006
My daughter is in 8th grade at ACLC and actually likes school. This has not always been the case with her. Her grades have never been above average and now she is pulling mostly A's. She is thriving in the small community where she knows everyone's name. There is an active parent involvement and an open door policy from the facilitators. ACLC is not for all students, but it is a dream for my daughter. I plan to send my son to ACLC as well.

- submitted by a parent
November 10, 2006
This school is great. The teaching style emphasizes curricular responsibility and leadership. The teachers and curriculum turned one of my daughters into an A student from a C student. The younger daughter picked this school because of it's curricular reputation. Check out the scores. They don't have a lot of sports, but what they have they excel at.

- submitted by a parent
November 10, 2006
I believe in a discipline setting wherein you call a person in authority sir, ma'am, Mr., Mrs., ms. etc, I'm sorry that I don't believe in calling your teacher or 'facilitator' in a first name basis, sounds a bit disrespectful, they are supposed to be an authoritative figure not your bud. Regarding Independent P.E. classes, students are required to fill up hours in a sheet of paper saying that they performed physical activity every month( a total of 20 + hours), and write a short essay about independent PE and get a grade of A+, wow!

- submitted by a parent
November 10, 2006
I love this school. I am friends with all the teachers. I am a learner at the school, and I have tons of friends! There are no cliques at this school. As for the angry parent with horrific grammar skills, it's not the school's fault your kid got a C, it's your kids fault. All of my friends, including me, get grade averages over 3.5 every year. -Andrea Duffey, 8th grader

- submitted by a student
November 10, 2006
My daughter is in her second year at ACLC and absolutely loves it. I am very pleased as she is getting great grades, comes home and has intelligent and thoughtful discussions with me on political and current events, and is continually challenged in her classes, especially math. She is learning to manage her time at school and to be responsible and accountable for her actions. The open structure of the school requires the kids to learn self control and to do things on their own without always waiting for a teacher to provide direction. There is huge parental involvement with many opportunities for parents to get to know each other and make friends. Parents can get involved in deciding about how the money raised is spent. The school/parents recently approved spending thousands of dollars on new computers, etc. We love the ACLC experience. Plus, they have an awesome Ultimate Frisbee team.

- submitted by a parent
November 10, 2006
My family has been attending the school since 2001. It has been a great school for my kids. The importance placed on 'ownership' and direction of the school, the democratic model, and multi-age learning are among ACLC's hallmarks. The ultimate team and healthy lunch programs also make ACLC a special learning place. ACLC is a public charter school in a day-and-age where choices of where to school your kids seem limited. There is a great parent network where our involvement is always appreciated. My son has been able to take additional classes at Encinal H.S., College of Alameda and Laney College all in preparation to graduating with UC accredited classes. My learners are very proud of their school.

- submitted by a parent
December 17, 2005
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- submitted by a parent
June 10, 2005
I go to the ACLC, and I love it more than words can say. If your kid is in beetween 6th and 12th grade and likes to learn and have leadership/ownership of thier school experience, encourage them to go. They will learn responsibility, community and so much more, in fact, the only negative thing I can say about it is that the teachers have a way of weeding out the kids that make them look bad, but the students are in charge of themselves, and if they want to learn, eventually, they will flourish in this environment. Don't be distracted by the seemingly chaotic nature of the school, it's an amazing place.

- submitted by a student
January 16, 2004
I go to this school and I can say personally it has changed me more than anywhere else. The community is small, the learning environment is non-intimidating, and the philosophy is enlightening. I do not look forward to graduating, and that is really saying something.

- submitted by a student
January 12, 2004
This is the Greatest school ever. I go there and I love it so much! You are also able to go over to the college and take classes there. Its wonderful!

- submitted by a student
November 08, 2003
This school is real bad to send your children to. My daughter went there for a year, she learned something and received c and better in all her classes but the curriculum there is horrible. They do not offer enough classes and they do not have there own sports team or anything for the school.

- submitted by a parent
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ACLC is a creative, rigorous, college-prep public (tuition-free) charter school. ACLC emphasizes collaborative and project-based learning using innovative and research-proven techniques. The 6-12 combined model fosters older learners mentoring younger ones and younger learners aspiring to leadership in higher grades. ACLC is an inclusive and democratic community where students are valued and respected, and given a voice in their education.

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Alameda Community Learning Center
1900 Third Street, Alameda, CA  94501
(510) 995-4300
Last modified Alameda Community Learning Center is a Charter school that serves grades 6-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Alameda Community Learning Center Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 70 reviews. Top