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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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53 reviews

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Recent Reviews


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

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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

Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a parent · September 10, 2015
Sometime there are tough nights getting through the home work. Especially going into 5th grade, expectation get higher. Sometimes.

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About this school

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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Last modified: October 9, 2015
Last modified Carden Academy of Almaden is a Private school that serves grades K-8
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