10
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Schools serving similar student populations most often got a: 10
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SCORES ARE FROM 1 TO 10
10
Test scores for low-income students
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School leader:  Leslie Crane
400 Duane Street
Redwood City, CA 94062-1011

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(650) 482-5973
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"Educational environment focusing of the unique needs of highly capable students."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Accessible via public transportation
  • Coed / Single gender
    Mixto
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Sports
    Basketball, Cross country, Soccer, Volleyball
  • Student clubs
    Community service, Gardening, Girl Scouts...
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67 reviews

Community rating

How would you rate your experience at this school?

5 STARS
33
4 STARS
12
3 STARS
8
2 STARS
0
1 STAR
4

Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · February 26, 2016
This is our second year at North Star Academy and our son has had a wonderful experience. The teachers are engaging and interested in our kids becoming better students, learners and citizens. Our child has ben challenged. The work load is... more

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · November 01, 2015
North Star has some good teachers and some not so good teachers, just like any typical public schools. Students are generally good because they have been tested to get in. Not every student is gifted at every subject, so don't be discouraged if... more

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Submitted by a student · September 06, 2015
I am currently a student at North Star, and my experience has been wonderful. In third grade, I hoped to make it in to North Star not only because my sister was already there along with many of my friends, but in my K-2nd school I wasn't... more

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Submitted by a parent · February 18, 2015
It has been terrific, with four children I was able to compare the last who is enrolled at NS and been amazed on the acceleration and enjoyment this child has been experiencing, Her achievement's far outpace the other schools in the area. Most of... more

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About this school

Our program focuses on the combination of creativity, task commitment and high academic rigor, to support students in developing to their fullest potential. Grades 3 to 8.

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Last modified: May 4, 2016
North Star Academy
400 Duane Street, Redwood City, CA  94062-1011
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 67 reviews. (650) 482-5973
Last modified North Star Academy is a Public school that serves grades 3-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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