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1539 East Howard Street
Pasadena, CA 91104

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(626) 398-2388
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July 17, 2015
I really regret attending this school. It was probably the greatest mistake I've ever made or the the unwisely spent time in my life.This international-more like Chinese-school does not help your children to improve in hardly any way. It is located underneath the college building and shares the campus with three-or possibly more-schools. Faculties/teachers are always changing. Their way of disciplining students is sometimes bizarre. They sometimes do favorites, and tuition is ridiculously expensive for what you are actually getting. I recommend you to look for other schools if you can. Most of ridiculously positive reviews about this school is fake, by the way. They are written by the school office's people.

- submitted by a community member
Develops honesty: Strongly disagree
July 17, 2015
Most of ridiculously positive reviews about this school is fake, by the way. They are written by the school office's people.

- submitted by a community member

April 08, 2015
It is an excellent school I ever know. The school is very friendly to all students and academically high standard.

- submitted by a student

December 09, 2013
This school has many extra-curricular activities, including sports, choir, art, newspaper, drama, key club, etc. The intervention programs in the morning before school and also after school greatly help all students achieve as high as possible.

- submitted by a parent

October 05, 2013
This school is the place to send your students if you are seeking a place to nurture and develop their study habits, which will lead them to be successful in the future.

- submitted by a parent

August 28, 2013
Very well structured and organized school. I have found that everyone is willing to help students that fall behind.

- submitted by a student

August 15, 2013
Excelsior has small class sizes which give every student a chance to ask questions and get the help they need to succeed. They will help you get into the university that you desire with a personalized plan.

- submitted by a student

August 15, 2013
It is one of the best schools in the United States, formally accredited by the Western Association of Schools & Colleges.!

- submitted by a parent

August 15, 2013
As a former student of Excelsior school, I have to say that the teachers and administration are completely dedicated to improving each students' academic life. A great majority of students that attend Excelsior get into the nation's top 50 universities. I would highly recommend this school to anyone looking for an environment where everyone cares deeply about each student.

- submitted by a student

August 15, 2013
This school has an excellent environment. The principal and teachers care about each student. Especially those who need help, they give extra attention to those.

- submitted by a parent

August 15, 2013
The directors helped my son a lot because he really needed it. He was considered special ed. They patiently taught him and cared for him which led to his great improvement. I am truly thankful for them.

- submitted by a parent

July 25, 2012
I personally regretted greatly for attending this school. Before making further decisions whether to send your child to this school or not, make sure you look through the information of this school. The teachers are very unstable, and the level of education is way below average American education. I can see that the school is meant for ESL students, and they take advantage of students with visas by threatening them of ending their visas so that they can't even stay in America. Also, the principal is hired by the school owner so that the school can look like an "all-white" community where there is a true American teaching going on. The principal is nothing but a face of the school, in my opinion. All in all, the school is phony. The teachers are not that reliable, and the directors are taking advantage of students. NOT A SCHOOL!

- submitted by a parent

May 13, 2011
i was a former student there on student visa i have to say it is the worst school i've ever attended. they treat their students in a unjust manner and make the most minor policy violation worthy of suspension. the teachers are not full time they kept changing and making the understanding of school subject hard. i would not go to this school if i knew it would be like this. i was surprised to even see positive review for this school at all. i know they're are student who want to criticizes this outrageous school but afraid for retaliation from the school. so to those who find this review helpful please look into a school before you attend.

- submitted by a community member

April 12, 2009
Beautiful campus complete with cafeteria, library, and dormitory facilities. School has committed teachers; small class size; a challenging environment with high academic standards; strong partnerships among parents, teachers, and students; and strong college prep programs. My son received an excellent education from Excelsior School.

- submitted by a parent

October 17, 2006
Good Teachers, great academic programs and very safe, excellent campus.

- submitted by a parent

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Excelsior School
1539 East Howard Street, Pasadena, CA  91104
(626) 398-2388
Last modified Excelsior School is a Private school that serves grades 7-12
Excelsior School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. Top