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2-12|Private
53 students
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School leader:  Shirley Willadsen
7202 Princess View Drive
San Diego, CA 92120

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(619) 583-6762
(619) 583-6764
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"The Excelsior Way is trusting, coping, living, and learning. "

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Special Education
  • Sports
    Basketball, Flag football, Soccer, Softball
  • Student clubs
    Art club, Game club, Gardening...
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20 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · September 29, 2015
Excelsior Academy most certainly lacks a high level of professionalism as well as integrity. Administrative staff have no regard for parents or students as they are treated with disrespect (Ex: parents being talked to in a rude/condescending... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 20, 2015
This school has completely lost its touch. What used to be a calm and nurturing place has became a chaotic madhouse. Excelsior Academy is corrupt. The staff mistreats the children and cannot handle the students that attend the school. The school... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 02, 2015
Caring staff here, seem to be connected with all the students. This is first year but are worried about the number of good teachers that are leaving the school. Management isn't good at communicating with parents and not open or forthcoming about... more

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Submitted by a community member · December 10, 2014
Excelsior Academy is, without question, one of the premier schools for children with learning differences in San Diego. The attention to the needs of each individual student is just one of the many things that set them apart. They offer state of... more

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About this school

The Excelsior Academy motto, “Ever Upward,” is instilled in each child that walks onto our campus. Our motto is personified by our mascot, Eddie the Eagle. The Eagle shows our students that they can rise above anything, soar high above their hardships, and always climb ever upward to become better educated, empathetic citizens.

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Last modified: September 20, 2016
Last modified Excelsior Academy is a Private school that serves grades 2-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 1 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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