10
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Schools serving similar student populations most often got a: 9
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SCORES ARE FROM 1 TO 10
9
Test scores for low-income students
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School leader:  David Hoopes
1900 Third Street
Alameda, CA 94501

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(510) 995-4300
(510) 995-4307
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Best known for
"ACLC is best known for project-based learning and student leadership."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Accessible via public transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Engineering, Environmental, Humanities, Mathematics...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics, Video and film production...
  • World languages
    American Sign Language (ASL), Spanish
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81 reviews

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5 STARS
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2 STARS
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1 STAR
4

Recent Comments


Develops character: Neutral
Submitted by a parent · March 26, 2016
They do have a well developed judicial system which I like in theory. In my experience, that system is too mature for the middle school kids. My kids in middle school don't the cognitive ability to really make some of the choices they are... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 26, 2016
I was excited when we first started at ACLC, but the experience is going down hill. I have trouble getting staff and administration to return my calls and emails when I have questions. My daughter has reported teachers not showing up to class, no... more

Develops character: no rating
Submitted by a school leader · October 20, 2015
This school encourages kids to take responsibility for their behavior and uses a unique peer monitoring technique called the JC (Judicial Committee) system. Kids write up other kids if they observe them violating school rules. This "case" is then... more

Overall: no rating
Submitted by a school leader · October 20, 2015
Our experience with ACLC has been very positive over the six years my child has attended the school. She has developed time and task management skills with her studies, as well as becoming involved in planning and implementing school events. This... more

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About this school

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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Last modified: March 26, 2016
Last modified Alameda Community Learning Center is a Charter school that serves grades 6-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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