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Mountain View Academy

Private | 9-12 | 146 students

 

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Posted September 30, 2010

Because it has wonderful Christian teachers and a closeness between all the Christian students.


Posted March 19, 2009

Not a good value! Will not send my child back next year. Educational standards are not on par with Public schools or other private schools such as King's Academy or any of the Catholic schools.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted October 23, 2005

I really enjoyed going to mva. I thought it was the best thing to ever happen to me. I really blossomed and great there. I learned who I was and the atmosphere is absolutely great. Everyone is so friendly and open to give you a hug if it seems as though you need one. I definatley recommend mva to any high schooler.
—Submitted by a former student


Posted July 30, 2003

I'll be honest. I work for Mountain View Academy as the Alumni Director, but I thought I'd take a moment to share some opinions many of our parents have to say about our school. We often hear the most from our graduating seniors and their parents, so I'll share those with you here. 1. One parent praised our teachers and our principal for the Christian way their son's discipline problem was handled. 2. Another parent sent a letter thanking our school for welcoming their daughter so warmly despite her coming to MVA in the middle of the year. This student had been to several other schools in the area and liked our school the best. These are just the comments parents make. Our students, no matter what ethnicity, religion, or background, are very friendly. What I'm most impressed is the personal involvement our teachers and staff have with the students. No matter who the student is, that students will be scholastically and emotionally encouraged to do well at this school by his or her teachers. That's how much the teachers care here. I think you'll appreciate me sharing this, but don't take my word for it, ask yourself.


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 41% 11%
Hispanic 31% 52%
White 12% 26%
Black 8% 6%
Two or more races 6% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  • Mr. Dan Meidinger
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  • Coed
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  • Seventh-day adventist
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  • GCSDAC

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360 South Shoreline Boulevard
Mountain View, CA 94041
Phone: (650) 967-2324

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