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K-8|Private
250 students
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School leader:  William Ries
5200 Dent Ave
San Jose, CA 95118

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(408) 265-3392
(408) 244-0684
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"Carden Academy: Where confidence and creativity grow."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    None, Band, Chamber music, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Spanish
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85 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · October 09, 2015
Our experience was they hired a just-out-of-college Kindergarten teacher, they could not further assist that teacher in a class that was doubling in size, and when issues were brought to administration and we eventually left, they only said it was... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 14, 2015
My daughter is in first grade least year, after completing K at Carden last year, and I could not be more happy with the school. The small group work has allowed her to work at her level, and feel challenged yet supported. The special subject... more

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · September 10, 2015
Everyone fails. At Carden I have seen my sons make mistakes and learn from them and making themselves better. Example is bombing a test and staying positive, hanging in there and being self motivated or responsible and then getting the good grade... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 10, 2015
Go to this school. Our children have been enrolled at Carden academy at original campus in Santa Clara. We stuck with Carden through transition to Alamden Campus. The standards are high and environment is ensuring sucess for all students.... more

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Life is a joy. And at Carden Academy, we believe that learning should be a joy as well. By combining a thoughtful, contemporary approach to student learning with traditional values of education we help nurture confident, accomplished children who are ready to take on the challenges and opportunities of life.

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Carden Academy of Almaden
5200 Dent Ave, San Jose, CA  95118
(408) 265-3392
Last modified Carden Academy of Almaden is a Private school that serves grades K-8
Carden Academy of Almaden Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 85 reviews. Top