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K-8|Private
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School leader:  Mrs. Sara Kolb
4949 Harwood Rd
San Jose, CA 95124

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(408) 723-0111
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"We are best known for outstanding academics."

BASIC INFORMATION

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

  • Arts
    Orchestra, Choir / Chorus, Drama, Creative writing
  • World languages
    Spanish
  • Sports
    Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, Softball
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51 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · April 10, 2017
Sharing our most recent 4th grade experience on this campus. A general observation about Challenger's method of education is the emphasis on memorization, rather than knowledge. Cramming curriculum with content from higher grades and lack of real... more

Handles bullying effectively: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · April 10, 2017
Bullying is the reason why we ended up going away from this school branch. The management did not do anything to resolve it - they blamed it on us, parents, for being "helicopter parents" and getting too involved in kids's complaints about... more

Supports LD students: Disagree
Submitted by a parent · April 10, 2017
We didn't see any specific efforts done by the school staff to support students with difficulty in learning some specific subjects.

Effective school leaders: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a parent · April 10, 2017
Leadership is probably the weakest link in this branch of Challenger. They will not solve any issue (such as bullying). Instead they will blame it on the parents and walk away.

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Last modified: April 10, 2017
Last modified Challenger - Harwood is a Private school that serves grades K-8
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