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K-8|Private
90 students
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School leader:  Buzz Heinrich
2722 Benvenue Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705

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(510) 549-0605
(510) 549-9119
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Best known for
"Uncommon Excellence of Thought and Character in a Vibrant School Community"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    None
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Music, Science, World languages
  • Arts
    None, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    French
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27 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · October 18, 2016
The Academy is a unique school with wonderful, caring teachers and challenging, inspiring academics. It has a family-like feel that makes all of the children in K-8 feel nurtured and loved. Friendships develop across grades to create an... more

Teacher effectiveness: Neutral
Submitted by a community member · August 11, 2016
Some of the teachers made a strong effort to help students, while others others didn't do that good of a job.

Amount of homework: Disagree
Submitted by a community member · August 11, 2016
The school piles on unnecessary homework. Students should be able to complete lots of the work during school hours, given that the class sizes are so small, but that doesn't happen.

Develops character: Disagree
Submitted by a community member · August 11, 2016
The teachers don't do a great job dealing with problems in the classroom, and the administration not helpful either.

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About this school

The Academy's mission is to develop thoughtful, ambitious and deep learners. We honor each student's individuality, develop their sense of personal responsibility, respect for others, integrity and commitment to service and citizenship in a global society. We are a small, independent K-8 school with a 45-year legacy of providing our students with a rich and rigorous curriculum in a fun and nurturing environment.

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Last modified: October 18, 2016
Last modified The Academy is a Private school that serves grades K-8
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