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Lake View Terrace, CA
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11828 Gain Street
Lake View Terrace, CA 91342

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(818) 896-7482
(818) 890-9986
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October 25, 2014
Fenton is a great school. We moved to the area and are very happy happy with how safe and clean the school is. The teachers are so caring and the office is really helpful. My daughter's teacher is awesome, smart and really makes the kids work hard and keeps them motivated. It has a great reputation and is fantastic. We are so lucky.

- submitted by a parent

August 05, 2014
This School Does Not Take The Precautions The should To Keep The Children Safe. They Do Not ID AnyoneWho Picks Up A Child. The After School Programs Are Redicoulous....If YouNeed To Pick Up Your Child Early For An Emergency Or Any Reason At All.....The Teachers Are Not Reachable. The Front Office Clerk Can Be Really Rude. Every Parent ShouldTenFeel That There Children Are Safe In A Great Environment. I Don't Feel That At All!!!!!!

- submitted by a parent

July 11, 2014
I used to teach at Fenton. Overall, it was a good school. There are a few seasoned teachers that don't have classroom management skills and that don't differentiate. I recommend that you put in requests for teacher after talking to the teachers. Go to the Open House to view classrooms. Most teachers are hard working, caring, and do their best to reach all students.

- submitted by a teacher

April 28, 2014
I have 4 kids who have attended and are attending Fenton Charter. A very exceeding school, with great teachers. All of my children exceeded or are exceeding in all aspects. Love, love love this school. Great work Fenton for providing and helping our children to thrive in school and helping us parents to be better parents and advocates for our children.

- submitted by a parent

October 09, 2013
My school is Fenton Avenue Charter School and I believe this is a great school but does have room for improvement in the curriculum especially since my daughter is a little advanced and usually enjoys her extra time in sports, dance or another recreation. I like the staff and administration especially in the way they express themselves and allow the children to be themselves in a fun and learning environment. I believe they could improve by having more tutors or teachers aides in the classroom to help the students and maybe monitor the students in class where the aid can take the action by observation and see who needs help as some children are shy or don't like to be made fun of if they do not understand.

- submitted by a parent

August 17, 2013
I've have been here since 4th grade Mr.Sanders have taught me everything I need to know now I'm going to 5th grade I'm having Ms Mills and I'm really excited to be in a higher grade.Everybody is nice and kids are educated.I got CST scores and I did really good thanks to Fenton. You should enroll your kid to this school because I love this school.I start on September 3.Really Excited for this year!!!!!!!

- submitted by a community member

November 02, 2012
My son just started kinder this year.. i just moved to this area and so far i really like this school everyone is so nice and welcoming ..

- submitted by a parent

June 26, 2012
My daughter has been at Fenton since Kinder and is now going into 4th grade. My son will be staring Kinder this year :) I'm super excited for that! Charter Fenton has been a great school academically. I love that they keep there room size under 20 kids per class room. Now a days you can get that in public schools. Parents get updates on a weekly basis which is great! It helps keeps parents involved in there children s school education. The staff is amazing and very focus!! My daughter has learn soooo much and is doing great academically. Looking forward for my son to experience the same.

- submitted by a parent

November 21, 2011
Continued success-greatly appreciated! 3 children, excited for school and challenged. All teachers have been amazing. The director is amazing. Everyone cares about the kids:) All kids are happy in a very structured environment. Parents are up to date on a daily basis on behavior and academics.

- submitted by a parent

July 28, 2011
My daughter has been going to Fenton since Kindergarten. She'll be in second grade next week. I credit this school for her impressive reading and computer skills. Because of this school's great performance, the government provides them with state-of-the-art computer equipment. I'm lucky to have this great, quality school in our neighborhood. It's amazingly free with dedicated and knowledgeable teachers and staff.

- submitted by a parent

April 17, 2011
This year my third child will attend Fenton. I have great relationships with the teachers and am able to email them and and they call me on my cell if they have concerns or just want to tell me my kids are doing well. The one teacher I didn't agree with I simply changed classrooms for and haven't had any further issues :-)

- submitted by a parent

July 15, 2009
The school staff is dedicated in teaching our children skills. Skills they will take with them till College Graduation!!

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April 30, 2008
I love this school my daughter has been going there since pre k she is the smartest 3 rd grader i know all thanks to the best teachers at Fenton

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February 13, 2008
The staff and faculty at Fenton are very involved. I was thrilled with their patience and understanding of my concerns as a parent of a first time schooler. Thanks for the support!

- submitted by a parent

August 02, 2007
This is a great school for all children. The staff is great and very helpful. There is great follow-through.

- submitted by a parent

August 10, 2006
After having enrolled my son into Fenton Charter, I can honestly say that Fenton posseses the power to educate children. It is a school where children become well rounded individuals. The teachers are all very well prepared and enthusiastic about teaching. Mrs. Sumida's great skills in leadership will continue to develop the schools potential for higher learning. Parent- Claudia Garcia

- submitted by a parent

June 21, 2004
We are very happy with this school. Our children are getting a great education. The teachers at our school are outstanding. There is a great sense of community at Fenton Charter School. We are thankful the the staff for preserving the quality of this school.

- submitted by a parent

May 07, 2004
My son has attended Fenton for 5 years, Pre-k threw 4th. We were refered to Fenton Community Charter from Friends & Family. The school administrators Mr. Lucente & Mrs. Sumida take personal interest & pride in this school. There is a wonderful sense of community here, with a high emphasis in computer technology. We are very pleased the dedication & enthusiasm of our teachers/staff and proud to be memebers of the 'Fenton Family'.

- submitted by a parent

January 09, 2004
Fenton provides an awesome foundation for children. My children have all gained wonderful experiences, friendships, and self esteem. Thank you wonderful teachers like Mrs. Williamson, who taught my boys great reading and comprehension skills in kindergarten. Mrs. Arragon and Mrs. Adkinson, who taught my daughter leadership skills, self confidence and self control. Thank you Fenton.

- submitted by a parent
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Fenton Avenue Charter School
11828 Gain Street, Lake View Terrace, CA  91342
(818) 896-7482
Last modified Fenton Avenue Charter School is a Charter school that serves grades 2-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Fenton Avenue Charter School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 26 reviews. Top