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Los Angeles, CA
Students enrolled: 113

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17601 Lassen Street
Los Angeles, CA 91325

(818) 349-1373
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October 30, 2014
Low functioning educational program, and this is unfortunate. For the money paid for tuition, we families should be getting so much more from the school. My niece attended this school four years and "graduated" from SFVA. She was not prepared to do anything with her life, and did not get into any private or public colleges except for one, which will take basically anyone who applies and pays tuition in Arizona. When I look at my son's education, which he received at Granada, and hers, I feel so lucky I did not have this bad experience. My son had opportunities to go to college, even get a scholarship, because he was prepared. This was not the case with my niece, who lived with us. She thought school was boring and was never engaged by her teachers. The caliber of the kids is low. No gifted kids, no high achieving kids. Kids with learning problems whose parents pulled them out of public school thinking a small class would be better, but there was no academic support or good teaching methods used to help those kids. Very sad. They combine grades because they have such low enrollment. Take a look at the credentials and the teaching experience each teacher/principal has.

- submitted by a parent
August 16, 2012
I am a former teacher, I have HIGH expectations for my children in school. I searched and searched for the right school and we found it! SFVA not only offers the most amazing teachers who care for your child's well being, their education but also for their spirituality, this was all I needed to see and I was sold! My expectations are being highly met. The principal seems to have a handle on things and gets the job done. It's not a huge school, but that's what makes it so great, you don't get lost in the shuffle, your child has a name and face and they are valued! We are looking forward to an exciting school year!

- submitted by a parent
April 24, 2012
Don't even bother to inquire about the CDC program at SFVA! The director, Ms. Wesley, who is with the kids most of the day is overwhelmed, has no set curriculum, and does not keep the facility clean. She promotes pre-school agenda but does not deliver! My rating is based soley on the experience with the CDC.

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November 23, 2009
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February 07, 2008
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- submitted by a student
April 26, 2004
If you're looking for a great christian education and a place where you can monitor your child's progress this is a great school. The teacher involvement with the students is great.

- submitted by a parent
November 17, 2003
San Fernando Valley Academy is one of the finest schools in the San Fernando Valley. This school has very competitive teachers that keep a good comunication with parents about the student's progress. Only one thing that I do not like, there is not too much extracurricular activities to choose from

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San Fernando Valley Academy
17601 Lassen Street, Los Angeles, CA  91325
(818) 349-1373
Last modified San Fernando Valley Academy is a Private school that serves grades K-12
San Fernando Valley Academy Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 8 reviews. Top