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1086 8th Street
Oakland, CA 94607

(510) 832-8324
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March 12, 2014
Alright it is beyond me how schools like Lafayette have stellar ratings while St. Vincent gets complaints. The school's job is not to pander to parents. This place is amazing and I am super sad to have to transition out. My son has been going here since he was 2. The children are all way ahead for their age levels and each class has a rigorous curriculum. The student to teacher ratio is super low and your child is getting a lot of one on one attention. Diversity is very high here in students and teachers, which I think is a plus. I've never been treated with anything less than respect. The school really goes out of it's way to give these children a quality education and great experiences.

- submitted by a parent
March 05, 2014
Although this school is located in a rough area, the kids are beyond safe inside of their enormous playground, complete with jungle gyms and basketball courts. I interned here for a semester, and the teachers work very hard to let their students go to a private school and rise above the bad neighborhood they come from. The facilities are excellent, and I highly recommend this pre-school to every child.

- submitted by a teacher
September 23, 2013
Do not take your child to this school they do not take good care of the kids the teachers and staff are rude and dont respect the parents.

- submitted by a parent
no rating November 23, 2009
I would like to say that my experience at St.Vincent wasn't very great. If you have a very energetic child and don't really familiarize yourself with staff, your somewhat on outkast. Staff is very unprofessional, they roll their eyes at you, speak rudely and god know's what one's child must experience if that's a component.

- submitted by a parent
April 22, 2009
I love this school. My child is soaring at this school. One of the best kept secrets in Oakland.

- submitted by a parent
February 01, 2004
School is clean, safe (although located in bad area). Curriculum, resources, and materials are abundant, but level of instruction by teaching staff is lacking, especially for an enrollment as small as 71 students. Ultimately, it is the 'learning' that is most essential for any school regardless of resources.

- submitted by a parent

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St. Vincent's Day Home, Inc. School
1086 8th Street, Oakland, CA  94607
(510) 832-8324
Last modified St. Vincent's Day Home, Inc. School is a Private school that serves grade K
St. Vincent's Day Home, Inc. School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 6 reviews. Top