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K-8|Private
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School leader:  Mrs. Gail Harrell
4850 Pearl Avenue
San Jose, CA 95136

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(408) 978-1355
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"We are best known for academics & community service."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Facilities
    Auditorium, Cafeteria...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Religious
  • World languages
    Spanish
  • Sports
    Basketball, Football, Volleyball, Softball
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41 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · September 24, 2014
We just finished up our 6th year at Holy Family and its been great for us. You will not regret sending your kids here and it is well worth it. I was skeptical at first and was inclined to save a few bucks sending the kids to public school but... more

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Submitted by a community member · July 04, 2014
I attended Holy Family School before switching to another school. Some teachers and aides seem to be happiest when making kids feel bad. Homework is assigned and not explained and most teachers don't want to offer extra help. And, there is no... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 12, 2014
We just finished our first year at Holy Family School after transferring my kids over from another school. I cannot say enough good things about it - community, academics and spirituality all roled into one. If you are searching for a new... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 12, 2014
It appears that in November an effort was made to recruit a few happy families or faculty members who are also parents to post 5 star reviews. I would strongly urge prospective families to pay close attention to the earlier negative reviews. The... more

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SCHOOLWIDE LEARNING EXPECTATIONS RESULTS (SLEs) When our students graduate from Holy Family they will have grown stronger in their spiritual, academic, and personal lives. As persons of faith our students will: •Discover the love of God through loving one another. •Foster Christian values – compassion, tolerance, justice, and a respect for the dignity of life. •Participate actively in their faith development through sacraments, liturgical celebrations, and a variety of prayer styles. •Demonstrate a personal faith relationship with God by living the Gospel values and teachings of Jesus Christ through justice based service and prayer. •Have a basic knowledge of the teachings of the Church and the ability to make good moral and ethical decisions based on their Catholic faith. As lifelong learners our students will: •Explore and develop their own unique gifts, talents and interests. •Recognize the importance of a healthy lifestyle, and the negative effect of drug and alcohol use. •Read for enjoyment and knowledge. •Have the ability to work cooperatively with others. •Articulate ideas clearly and creatively, and communicate effectively through reading, writing, and speaking skills. •Use technology to obtain, evaluate, and communicate information. •Be prepared for the next level of education through critical thinking and problem solving skills. As responsible citizens our students will: •Accept responsibility and consequences for their actions. •Exhibit the social skills and moral values needed for responsible citizenship. •Appreciate and respect the cultural diversity of our global community. •Exhibit good sportsmanship. •Grow in awareness and responsibility towards others and their community •Develop strong character traits to strengthen self-esteem and build skills to meet life’s challenges.

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Holy Family School
4850 Pearl Avenue, San Jose, CA  95136
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 41 reviews. (408) 978-1355
Last modified Holy Family School is a Private school that serves grades K-8
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