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1,200 students|Dehesa Elementary
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School leader:  Terri Novacek
1441 Montiel Road, Suite 143
Escondido, CA 92026-2242

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(760) 743-7880
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"Personalized Learning"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
  • Facilities
    Garden / Greenhouse, Computer lab
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    Arabic, Chinese - Mandarin, French, German, Italian...
  • Student clubs
    Community service, Mock trial competition club...
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73 reviews

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8

Recent Comments


Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · October 28, 2015
Thank you Donna Bright for being a great contact at this school. We also want to thank the music teacher--he was amazing.

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Submitted by a parent · October 28, 2015
We were in Dehesa for one year, and, both my son and I loved it. The ownership of learning is on the homeschooling parent and there is a partnership between the Educational facilitator and the parent that makes it work. We loved Donna Bright--she... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 11, 2015
Dehesa lacks competent leadership. Learning Center classes are more like glorified daycare. Educational Facilitators have poor training. Seems like they are more interested in running a business than running a "school". Some students... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 10, 2014
We are in our 4th year of working with Dehesa. I love the *community* feel of the school - the administrators at the learning center wear many hats, but there is the definite feeling that they all know you and your kids. Starting out on our... more

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About this school

Our goal is to put students in the driver's seat of their education by integrating interests and talents with state standards and 21st century skill development. No two learning plans look alike.

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Dehesa Charter School
1441 Montiel Road, Suite 143, Escondido, CA  92026-2242
(760) 743-7880
Last modified Dehesa Charter School is a Charter school that serves grades K-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Dehesa Charter School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 73 reviews. Top