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1,102 students|Dehesa Elementary
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5
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Schools serving similar student populations most often got a: 9
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School leader:  Terri Novacek
1441 Montiel Road, Suite 143
Escondido, CA 92026-2242

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(760) 743-7880
(760) 743-7919
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Best known for
"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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68 reviews

Community rating

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1 STAR
7

Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · May 21, 2016
We have been at Dehesa Charter School and have been loved and supported. My son's teachers have been amazing! He has learned more than I expected in Science and History. Moreover, he has a LOVE for learning!! For that, I thank Mr. Warner and Mr.... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 16, 2016
Classes are unstructured, confusing , and lack leadership and accountability. Students are constantly subjected to inappropriate religious comments from staff. Our Dehesa Charter School Learning Centers is operating out of a church. Really? ... more

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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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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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Last modified: May 21, 2016
Last modified Dehesa Charter School is a Charter school that serves grades K-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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