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School leader:  Ron Charles
505 Main Street
Nevada City, CA 95959-2218

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15 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · December 02, 2015
Yuba River Charter School is a sanctuary for children and families. Every year my daughter attends I realize how lucky our community is to have this as an integral option for K-8 elementary. While we enjoy the beauty and wholeness of a Waldorf... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 01, 2015
Our son is thriving at yrcs. I love that this curriculum nurtures hands, heard and head....building a well rounded person. It takes a bit of a leap of faith to know that it's ok that the children learn at a slower pace than in traditional... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 01, 2015
I have been thoroughly impressed with the schools curriculum and teachers. When walking down the halls in the morning I smell bread baking in the Kindergarten class; I hear the sounds of children playing music on their recorder, reciting poetry or... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 22, 2014
It would serve children better if we could prioritize people over goods and creativity over consumption. YRCS lost it's way and have lost several handfuls of very involved and engaged families due to their lack of appropriate response. The... more

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About this school

Our mission is to provide a Waldorf-methods curriculum to students using a child development model that nurtures the head, heart, and hands of each individual. The social life of our community is supported by class teachers who stay with their students as they progress through the grades, as well as by festivals and school performances. Our school strives to maintain a balance between physical movement and intellectual work.

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Last modified: December 15, 2015
Last modified Yuba River Charter School is a Charter school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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