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K-5
Public charter
Fort Collins, CO
Students enrolled: 264
Before care: Yes
After care: Yes

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4512 Mcmurry Ave.
Fort Collins, CO 80525

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(970) 226-2800
(970) 226-2806
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November 26, 2014
There are good and bad things about the school. The curriculum is not as challenging as many of the parents boast about. I encourage any parent to research Mosaica and make their own judgements on this. After leaving the school my child was tested in reading and found to be an entire grade level behind. Most Teachers don't work as a cohesive team and I am finding that when teachers do work together the kids benefit tremendously. The new principal is a wonderful and educated person, but is often spread too thin with all the responsibilities of shoring up a financially struggling charter school. I found the extra hours Mosaica requires in the classroom to be filled with fluff activities just to get through the time. This all being said, I think TPAAK is the right fit for some kids. It's a close community where parents can be involved. The smaller school provides comfort for kids who struggle in big schools. It also accommodates the schedules of working parents. Shining star students really stand out. Many teachers are right out of college and enthusiastic. A lack of classroom management skills does exist. Some love TPAAK and others are looking for more in a school.

- submitted by a parent
September 28, 2014
I love the drive and the spirit of this school. I love how the teaching team collaborates. We have the common goal of providing the best learning environment possible for the students. I love that music and art are an integrated part of every school day. And most of all, I love being a teacher at TPAAK and working to help students bring out the best of their talents. This is indeed, a great place to be. :-)

- submitted by a teacher
September 23, 2014
This is a for profit charter school. Good teachers leave because why else would you work for such low pay!!!

- submitted by a community member
September 17, 2014
T.R. Paul is a great school!!! I have two kids at the school who are thriving and growing educationally. We have been extremely happy with most (everybody has at least one bad teacher) of the teachers at TPAAK. They take the time to help my children learn at their own pace and encourage doing above grade level work. The principal is the best this school has ever had!! She is caring and really does a fabulous job. Mrs. Nakagawa is approachable and willing to listen and help with any situation, my kids and I both love her! I could not imagine a better place to put kids. Everybody that has a conversation with my kids can tell they are getting a high quality education and can see that they LOVE their school! Thank you TPAAK!

- submitted by a parent
September 16, 2014
I love this school! I love the curriculum and how approachable the teachers, principal, and board are. In a tough financial climate, I find that good choices and decisions are being made. I don't like how, as in any setting, one or two disgruntled employees or parents can skew things in a negative direction. My children have had fabulous teachers and support. Their progress and test scores reflect this. The Charter was changed from K-8 to K-5. It was voted on last year to go into effect this year - not mid year. This foresight allowed parents and families to plan ahead and make informed decisions. I appreciate that my school leaders are open about topics and welcome input and questions re clarification.

- submitted by a parent
September 16, 2014
Do NOT send your child(ren) here. Unbelievable that this school is still going. I give it one, maybe 2 years tops before it closes. There is ZERO communication among teachers, the principal, and/or parents. The school is ALWAYS in dire need of funds, they can't it together. The "board" is a joke, constantly making changes that benefit their inflated egos. The principal outright lies and hides when there are issues. They cut their Grade 6-8 program in the **middle of the year** last year. They laid off staff and change curriculum in the **middle of the school** year. My children are NOT there for their trial and error period. I had to move them after being there a year. Worst year of their academic lives.......

- submitted by a parent
September 15, 2014
Due to major financial troubles, and extremely poor administration, the school is cutting corners everywhere it can to stay solvent. The school is poorly run, lacks open and honest communication with staff and parents. I would advise anyone looking at this school to look elsewhere, as it's doubtful it will even be open in a year.

- submitted by a parent
August 11, 2014
TPAAK offers my daughter so many opportunities to learn and grow. The elementary school band, choir, drama, and art opportunities are numerous. Children have the chance to preform and take on new challenges often. We find the Paragon instruction (a mixture of history, social studies, and art unique to TPAAK) to be a great piece of the overall education puzzle. I want my children to be great at science, math, and literacy but I am also trying to raise global citizens with cultural literacy and Paragon is a key to that. The teachers and administration are hard working, caring, and immensely talented. The board and PTLO work tirelessly to support the students, staff, and greater TPAAK community. I especially appreciate that the PTLO and Board insulate students from fundraising. My daughter has never been asked to sell or peddle anything as happens so often at other school. At times the school day and year seem a bit long, but I know my child is benefiting from the additional time at school learning, creating, and engaging with her peers. TPAAK students are excelling. Students have made great showings in art competitions, science fairs, OM competitions, band and drama opportunities.

- submitted by a parent
June 16, 2014
TPAAK offers an educational opportunity for students who need the individualized instruction and personal care that a smaller school setting can give. The principal and staff show genuine concern about children, academically and personally. Character education is included as an integral part of the curriculum. Teachers within the same grade level collaborate and the support staff (special education) also works with the general education faculty to provide meaningful instruction to students. The school is currently expanding the Gifted Education program. If your child does not fit the "one size" educational experience offered at many schools, take a tour of TR Paul Academy and talk to the staff!

- submitted by a teacher
June 04, 2014
Extremely unprofessional working environment. There is very little collaboration across grade levels and the 2 monthly staff meetings are often cancelled. Leadership is weak and consists of inconsistencies, threats and gossip. On an upside, parent involvement is strong and T.R. Paul's parent organization is probably the best part of the school. While many of the teachers at the school are extremely talented, they are not supported, and spread very thin. This leads to a high turnover rate due to a lack of support and respect. Long hours and low pay...strongly discourage teachers to subject themselves to such a discouraging place of employment.

- submitted by a teacher
April 29, 2014
Not only is there a lack of leadership in the administration, but they encourage non-collaboration amongst their staff. Meanwhile, they ostracize the good teachers who have been teaching for years, making great strides in the classroom through literacy, math, & science performance. They focus way too much on Paragon, which quite frankly is NOT needed in the real world. Is my daughter going to be tested on Bali or Egypt anytime soon? She's 5! What she needed was penmanship & literacy. They boast themselves to be this great art school & yet they have only 45 minutes of art per week. The teachers don't do art projects- they're too busy trying to teach Paragon. If you're unfamiliar with this curriculum, I encourage you to look it up, as it has nothing to do with common CORE that is taught at every other school in the nation. TPAAK could improve by getting better teachers, (ones who don't pop balloons behind kid's heads to get their attention), better administrators (with administration education, experience, leadership skills), a different curriculum where they teach life skills such as writing and reading rather than focus half the day on the Renaissance.

- submitted by a parent
April 28, 2014
Every school has its positive and negative reviews. To be honest, my son is in Kindergarten, so we have not experienced the turn over in administration. His teacher is wonderful, and the principle seems to be truly dedicated to the school and its philosphy. There is wide ethnic diversity within the school which is also very important to us. Our family moved to Fort Collins from out of state, and we were looking for a school that would be challenge our son and teach him to respect himself and others. The fundraisers are completely optional, and we have opted out of several. However, that money is used to continuously develop TPAAK's programs. For such a small school, the students are constantly being recognized for high achievements, which I can only attribute to a combination of strong curriculum, parent participation, unique academic opportunities, and adminstrative involvement. I work in the public school system and naturally compare the education and resources available to my child to that which I see at other schools. I am happy we have chosen to enroll in TPAAK to give him a strong foundation academically, socially, and emotionally.

- submitted by a parent
April 08, 2014
I reviewed the school two years ago, and feel I must update. The current principal taught here for years before becoming principal and really understands it, which is such a great help to the school. I am a thinking, involved parent--like all of us reading this site--I would not keep my kids in a school I had any misgivings about. TR Paul is the best thing to ever happen to my daughter, period. She marches to her own beat and has been able to be herself here and make friends. It's an arts school (which is exactly why we chose it), and art is offered daily: drama, visual art, and music. We have one of the best (maybe the only?) elementary-school bands in town. Plus, the Paragon curriculum really rounds out their cultural learning. Both my kids have learned things I wasn't exposed to until high school--even college. Not everyone will be happy with every school, and some parents won't be happy with ANY school. Some of the complaints seem to be written by someone who doesn't actually have a child at the school; that's how little sense it makes. TR Paul is diverse, it is welcoming, and it offers what my kids need. Visit yourself and see why--don't take someone else's word for it.

- submitted by a parent
April 03, 2014
My children have been there for 6 years and are THRIVING! I have seen 3 principals in the years we have attended, and if you ask teachers, they are currently VERY happy with the principal. Test scores for the grades have improved each year if you look at a history of scores from the beginning. As for Art, our students are excelling over and above any school in the area. Recently, in a statewide contest for the Department of Wildlife, 15 TPAAK students placed for the 28 spots available.My children know much more about the technicality of art than even I know. The music teacher has done a fabulous job creating the only elementary band around. The confidence my children have gained because of the one and only elementary level drama class offered in Northern Colorado is spectacular.The board and PTLO have done a fabulous job in the last 6 years minimizing the number of large fundraisers. It has been limited to 2 large events each year. There are many other fun events but those are just extra events for the kids, not driven to raise extra money. We LOVE TPAAK and say thank you to the teachers and staff for all of your wonderful commitment to the education of our kids!

- submitted by a parent
April 02, 2014
This is my students 1st year at TPAAK after wonderful experiences out of state. Her confidence level and enjoyment of school has plummeted. The quality of teachers is inconsistent. Some are very supportive and positive. But her primary teacher is incredibly negative leading to many families leaving mid school year. The principal is impersonal and controlling (driving away good teachers). 80% of communication is to recruit new students or make money (TPAAK has 100+ fundraisers). The other 20% is complaining to parents. My disappointment with this "Art" school is the lack artwork. The work sent home is mostly below grade level work sheets - NEVER artwork. The art teacher is great but very limited by lack of materials. My daughter knows da Vinci - but hasn't progressed beyond stick figures. TPAAK scores well in early grades when students transfer there. Then scores decline the longer they are at the school. They even killed the MS because the scores and number of students were so low. We were stupid to already pay for re-enrollment for next year - but smart enough to forego the money and find a new school. Do not send your student to this sinking ship!

- submitted by a parent
January 29, 2014
I am a parent at TRPaul. My son is in Kindergarten now. His teacher Mrs Van Horn is wonderful. She as a Master Degree in education, but what's more important is that she is a very caring teacher and teaches really well (not only literacy and math, but also dancing, music, art). All kids love her and she loves all her students (according to my son and my observation). Other teachers including PE, Art, Music, Drama and Spanish teachers are great as well. I also like their Champion afterschool program. Teachers (Mr Brad and Ms Hannah) interact with kids all the time. Plenty of activities to keep the kids relaxing and learning. I like paragon night. Every student gets to perform every month, in their classroom if not on stage. I also talk to a second grade teacher and she talked to me about 30 minutes about how they do things at this school, very patiently. They have special tutoring classes in small groups (if not individually) for students who are behind academically so that no one left behind. I also like the new principle Mrs Nak who seems to be very dedicated to the school. All kids have good manners and are so lovely. No bullying was reported from my son.

- submitted by a parent
October 12, 2013
The concept of this school is fabulous but the actual implementation of its mission with tangible results as seen through its' students achievements is so disappointing. I was also willing to wait several years for promised improvements believing that changes in administration and increased parental involvement and commitment would make a difference in the long run but how long do your children have? I made decisions to keep my kids at TR Paul during a time when they should have been gaining critical foundations for learning. It was not until after putting them both in another school that I learned how behind TR Paul really left them. The longer school days did not really go toward extra learning. It felt like a glorified child care center frequently. We are playing catch up now academically but I am so glad we finally decided to "cut" our losses out of the sake of loyalty to the school and instead switched our loyalty to our children. What was I thinking?

- submitted by a parent
October 09, 2013
I changed my daughter to a new school this year and it ended up being a wrong decision. The school was not a good fit for her and she was doing the total opposite of achieving. So I thought it would be best to send her back to her old school where she had been for five years and did well. So after withdrawing her from the school that was a bad idea to send her to, I went to her old school and asked if they had room in the 7th grade class for a new student. I was told that they did have plenty of room. So feeling very confident I was then directed to speak to the new principal. I told the new principal how my daughter had gone to the school for five years prior and how the school was a good fit for her. I admitted my mistake of changing her out of the school. And the principal proceeded to let me know that since the October count had past this last week on the 1st that they would be unable to re enroll here there. I am angered that first of all that money is a greater value then a chills education to this school and second that they are penalizing my child for my mistake of my decision to have her try a new school. Why should dollar signs mean more? How unfair.

- submitted by a parent
December 02, 2012
some of theser reviews are based off tours-not actual parents of students. my children currently attend T.R Paul an i can say things good and bad. Reasons i chose this school is because of the security. many schools have less teachers than they do students especially at recess. i like that the doors are locked to prevent kidnappings, assaults, etc. The incorrect part on another comment that they are 2 grade levels behind. ummm no. All their grade levels are learning at 1-2 grades ahead. my daughter is in kindergarten and is doing addition and subtraction, learning about mass and matter, studies a different culture/country every month and presents on it. The education values are excellent as well as the art inrichment they offer. i also enjoy how multicultural it truly is. BUT i am having issues with this school. the uniforms are not cheap and have very strict guidelines with accessories, hair, etc which is a bit ridiculous. they are always asking you to attend fundraisers to pay for this for the school and that for the school-seriously its EVERY WEEK. theres bullying as well as favoritism with higher class families. THE PARKING LOT IS ATROCIOUS/dangerous! theres maybe 20 spots.

- submitted by a parent
October 21, 2012
I have a child that recently left TPAAK to attend middle school. In that school, he has been moved up a grade level in math, being advanced and passing the district year-end test before the year even started. In addition, he is accelerated in science and English. Finally, in geography, he was given the year end test at the beginning of the year, and received the highest possible score. Obviously, this school is doing something really well, and I am extremely glad that my children have received such an amazing education!

- submitted by a parent
August 29, 2012
As a parent of a child at TPAAK, I truly felt the need to respond to the previous post. The testing referred to is always requested by the parents not the school. The school also has a preschool for children that don't meet the cut-off. The books were most likely donated for the book sale, not for the students. They are moved out daily by our parent volunteers. Also, the library has no key. Each classroom is locked with a code for security. The teachers and administration here are amazing. I have been a teacher and a parent in many schools. TPAAK has some of the most creative, innovative, caring, dedicated staff who truly care about each and every child in the building. The principal is frequently IN classrooms, and not always available for tours during the school day. My child gets science and social studies EVERY DAY, not once or twice a week. The curriculum is amazing, and the arts focus is truly one-of-a-kind. What a wonderful school!!!!! Thanks TPAAK!

- submitted by a parent
August 29, 2012
My kids attended TPAAK during its first two years. Fortunately we were able to get out and into a good school in the district. Now four years later, I am talking with a teacher who was not even aware that my children attended this school and she mentioned that she had a couple of students last year that needed much tutoring. We were visiting about them in respects to the extra time she was putting in and she said that they needed so much help with math, they were nearly two years behind district standards. I asked her what school they had been at previously and it was TPAAK. Could be the kind of math that is used or the way it is presented but it reaffirmed our experience and my instinct about this school. It was not then nor is it now what you wish for your child. All this tme later and Great Schools still sends me notices and I chuckle when I read a positive review about how " my child gets science and social studies EVERY DAY" because our core knowledge elementary school teaches the same stuff. Maybe every other day but it is the exact same material by the end of the year in total. There are much better schools for family than this one-in every way.

- submitted by a parent
August 12, 2012
School has just started again and my kids are so excited. They have come home every day chattering about what a great day they had and how happy they are to be back at school. I am loving the progression of the arts curriculum in the upper grades (3-8)- it is going to be a fun school year! Looking forward to seeing the performances and art work that comes out of this. If you've got a kid who loves the arts- this is the place to be. I too am a picky parent, and did a lot of research before choosing this curriculum for my kids, and it has been well worth it. We love it here!

- submitted by a parent
February 28, 2012
My comment from this morning disappeared (surprise) so I wanted to be sure that visitors on this site know that I am a very proactive parent at TRPaul and I can tell you that all the negative comments on this site (I read through about half) ARE true. My children will not go back to this school another year. I've been waiting for a REAL change to happen at my children's expense. It gets worse every year. Ask about ALL the principals and staff changes. And yep, the lunches are from PSD, but are only partial items that my children cannot eat. There is no real kitchen facility so by the time the lunches arrive at TRPaul they are cold and gross and they cost more than PSD.This is just one of the MANY things that make this school undesirable.Organization IS a serious problem. Teachers are let go and shifted around due to failing budgets. One week there will be a middle school and the next week there won't. One week they will have yearbooks, the next they won't. Things change on a dime. If you can live like this, then you have found your school. INVESTIGATE, PLEASE.

- submitted by a parent
February 27, 2012
TPAAK is a horrific school. I am shocked the are still open considering eveyone who has left speaks so strongly about their bad experiences. I know schools have growing pains, but how many principals have they had since they've started? (Be honest...at least 7 in 6 years.)

- submitted by a parent
February 26, 2012
If you have any other option whatsoever, Leavenworth, Alcatraz...you get the message, please don't subject your child to this school. Everything changes on a day to day basis, the principal, the teachers, the subjects, the lunches (which are awful, btw). The school has a morgue like atmosphere and look. Don't be fooled by their very misleading tours or false information. They are an accident waiting to happen and your children deserve better. Stability is NOT in their scope. Just because it is a "charter" school doesn't mean that it is a place your child should feel priveleged to attend. IT IS NOT! Pay attention to the reviews and heed the warnings. I've read through them and they are spot on! Just do your research for your child's sake. Charter + small school does NOT equal better.

- submitted by a parent
December 22, 2011
I love the way TPAAK incorporates art and history into everyday learning. My son is able to understand more when he can relate it to something. I love the way they are teaching my child.

- submitted by a parent
October 29, 2011
If you're looking for a "great school," don't stop here. Bungle after bungle of the administration, coupled with a HUGE budget shortfall and an overworked/underworked staff make this place an intolerable and even hostile learning environment. Mosaica, Inc. is a FOR-Profit company, that takes our tax-dollars and leaves our students scrambling for supplies. There is a reason why this is the only charter school in the town that was not approved by PSD.

- submitted by a community member
October 21, 2011
As I read all these reviews I am reminded that the teaching staff can only do so much. As a parent it is my job to be as involved as necessary. We have had few issues with TPAAK....we love this school. I have to wonder if the parents that have had issues within the school used all the resources available....the chain of command goes much higher than the CAO. IT was my experience that bullying was taken very seriously last year and all efforts were made to eliminate it. My daughter has excelled at TPAAK because the teachers are able to use more abstract methods of teaching than public schools can.

- submitted by a parent
August 15, 2011
We love this school, have two kids there. Kids wear uniforms, enter in an orderly fashion, taught to respect each other. Parents are invited in every 6-8 weeks (or so) to see the kids do a skit on what they have been learning and show parents their stuff on the wall. High degree of ethnic diversity of students across a lot of cultures, this was very important to us moving from East Coast. School year starts a few weeks early, ends a few late and school day is longer than public schools, which means about a month more class time and less work taken home (it gets done during school hours). Also have a good before and after school program if you have two parents working. They challenge kids a lot. GOOD SCHOOL if you are an engaged parent, want ethnicity, structure, are actively engaged in your kids education. NOT FOR YOU unless you are actively engaged in your kids educatioin and you want to be part of a school community.

- submitted by a parent
August 12, 2011
I recommend you check this school out before sending your child to any other school in Fort Collins. TPAAK focuses on Arts, Science, Technology, and Math using a hands on curriculum. They also have more arts based classes than other schools that i have seen including Dance, Drama, PE and Art.

- submitted by a community member
July 18, 2011
This school was one of the worst schools I've ever been too. Slower students that go there in hopes of improving actually get worse. Sure, the pe, art, drama and music are really good, but did anyone think about literature and math? Why are 5th graders still learning about one digit math? And reading books reserved for 2nd graders? After your kids come out of this school, they will have no idea what the other schools are talking about. So if you are relying on a football, music, art, or drama scholarship, you should come here and hope for the "best". But if you want your child to have a chance in life, send them somewhere else.

- submitted by a community member
June 13, 2011
Thought my son had a great Pre-school experience at this school. I can't speak for the upper grades, but Kalee was a knowledgeable and personable teacher who encouraged and accepted my son for the gifts he had.

- submitted by a parent
June 02, 2011
apparently a couple of the reviewers are the lucky ones whos children seem to be in ALL the leading roles, are tapped for all the solos and given art instruction without graffitti from the art teacher. If I focus on one of my children then that child does well but what of the others. I feel the 10 or so 'chosen' students do get the lions share of drama, music and art instruction. There were 15 spots in the talent show but only 10 performances. Our kids go longer everyday and longer every year. I my kids because it is an art school. I think the parents, the staff and the administration need to get back to these basics or ...

- submitted by a parent
May 25, 2011
This school has always looked better from the outside than the inside. It should say something that every time a negative review is posted on Greatschools, multiple positive reviews follow denying whatever allegations were made. Parents and staff are actively encouraged to promote the school and deny any negative publicity. At this point, there are fewer than 300 students enrolled in K-7th grade for the 2011-12 school year. The idea behind the school was unique and exciting. The implementation has been poor and fraught with politics and bullying of families that don't agree with the administration.

- submitted by a parent
May 25, 2011
I have nothing but wonderful things to say about T.R. Paul Academy. The staff is always encouraging and helpful. As for the principal, she is the kindest individual you will ever meet and always puts the children first. She is always there to talk to the students if they need her and she always treats them with the upmost of respect. As a teacher, Ms. Lind has supported me in too many ways to count. She is a wonderful mentor and is always there to help her staff with a smile on her face. The overall experience that I can take from this school at the end of every day is very positive. The teachers, the principal, the secretaries, and most importantly, the students all present a very positive demeanor each and every day. It is an enjoyable place to be and a more importantly than anything, it is an absolutely astonishing place for children to learn and grow. The students are always excited to learn, always excited to dive into the daily lessons and because of this, they are truly grasping a deeper understanding of the world around them. It is truly an amazing thing to watch as the students grow and bloom from their experiences here at T.R. Paul. Come and see for yourself!

- submitted by a community member
May 24, 2011
Parents are partners at TR Paul Academy. They are respected and actively participate in the school culture through school visits, volunteerism, conferences, informal meetings, performances and community events. All volunteers in the classroom are celebrated and given opportunities to work directly with students under the guidance of each classroom teacher. All teacher/parent meetings are scheduled during non-instructional time. TPAAK parents are superlative!

- submitted by a teacher
April 24, 2011
I am a teacher at TPAAK and have a lot of experience in public, private and university education. I am so impressed with the leadership now at TPAAK. Ms. Lind is always child focused and promotes growth for the child. Ms. Lind is developing TPAAK into an exceptional school one child and one teacher at a time. Please come and visit and see for yourself.

- submitted by a teacher
April 22, 2011
I love TPAAK! This is my first year with the school and the staff is amazing. I am looking forward to many years with the school. The curriculum is excellent.

- submitted by a teacher
February 09, 2011
This is our 5th year in attendence at this school. We have always loved the environment and the education our kids have had access to. The leadership in the past has had some issues, but I assure you that this is no longer an issue. The current principal has led TPAAK in a new an inspriging way. Test scores are up, the children are learning, and I couldn't be happier that we stuck with the school!

- submitted by a parent
November 30, 2010
I am so pleased with the way TPAAK continues to move forward. We think the teachers are great and are thrilled with the new principal. She is really working and succeeding in not only moving TPAAK up the ranks academically, but also grounding us within the Arts community. These contacts are beginning to pay off w/ increased partnerships and learning opportunities for the kids. Our curriculum was great to start with, but I am very pleased with the rise in test scores.

- submitted by a parent
November 22, 2010
How does a winter coat get lost, disappear, never to be seen again between the playground and the school door? As a teacher "supervising" 3rd graders is it too much to ask to noltice whether a child still has his coat on when they come back in the school? No bullying? My children have had to go to the "principle" 5 times this year about it. Between harrassing behavior on the "supervised" playground to lost coats I wouldnt know where to begin. Arts and Knowledge? This school "let go" the only music teacher as well as the only foreign language teacher. Don't waste your time on special clothes or going the extra mile. This school has failed our children.

- submitted by a parent
May 21, 2010
My child has been in kindergarten this past year and has been extremely happy and so have I. I think some of the complaints I have read could apply to many schools in just about any district right now due to budget and admin. cutbacks. I truly believe TPAAK is trying to serve in the best interest of the students and their families. We have not had a single issue at the school but if we had, I feel comfortable in saying that I believe it would have been properly addressed. I really hope the school continues to move up. We plan to stay if it does just based on the way my child is learning and progressing.

- submitted by a parent
April 30, 2010
My son has been attending the school for the past year. He is way above his grade level in everything, especially math. We are very pleased with the school, and I have never seen or heard my son talk about anyone getting bullied. I think the discipline at the school is good, and the uniforms are awesome. Every question I have ever addressed to an administrator was either answered directly, or I was told where I could get the answer. Every day the principal is out on the playground and in front of the school talking to parents and greeting them. As far as budget cuts, EVERY school in the state has them, and most are cutting A LOT more then our school. I encourage anyone to take a look for themselves. This is a great arts school.

- submitted by a parent
April 27, 2010
Reading some of the reviews here, it's hard to believe we're talking about the same school. I don't see kids getting pulled out left and right, or rampant bullying, or uncaring administration, or the main focus on money, and I spend a big chunk of time at the school. Every school has had children leave. Every school has experienced bullying. All the schools in the state have had budget cuts. The exaggeration is a bit excessive in some of the reviews. Judge for yourself. Visit the school. Drop in and see a typical day. I continue to be very impressed with the school. The staff and admin are receptive and always answer my questions. The principal isn't hiding in her office. I see her working throughout the building and being where she's needed. I see happy, smiling children who tell me they love their school -- not just my own children.

- submitted by a parent
March 09, 2010
We love this school. Our daughter is in her second year and she reads and does math above grade level. Her teacher is so warm and creative. My favorite thing about the school is the hands on creative things the children get to do which really make the learning concrete and gets the kids so excited. My daughter's class is building a teepee this quarter. What kid would not LOVE that?

- submitted by a parent
March 03, 2010
We pulled our kids out of this school in 2008 because of many serious problems but decided to re-enroll them the beginning of this year because we were given the reassurance that all of our concerns had been addressed. Boy was I mistaken!! Not only have our concerns about severe bullying and lack of faculty intervention not improved, but my children have suffered emotionally and mentally, have night mares now and on some occasions been physically hurt including skinned knees from being pushed down and bites from other children. I find it remarkable that this school is now a pre-school! I deeply regret putting my children in harms way not once but twice now. Parents, please ask questions! Like the previous parent wrote, things are not what they seem here.

- submitted by a parent
no rating February 25, 2010
I agree with the previous poster that it is best to check the school out before making a decision. This school has definately had it's share of problems, but the teachers are wonderful and incorporating the arts into what they learn has been great. Both my children have attended PSD schools before, and they have been very happy at this school. Which is why I have not pulled them out. They want to go to school and when I pick them up they are talking a mile a minute on what they learned that day. I am hoping that now that there will be a new principal things will change for the better. For this school to make it, they need a strong music program, which they do not have. They need to rehire the Spanish teacher that was a true gift to the school.

- submitted by a parent
February 25, 2010
You can spend hours researching different schools and hearing different viewpoints, but every student and parent has different needs. If you are unhappy with the school your child is currently at and are considering other options, the best thing to do is visit the school and decide for yourself. Don't let good or bad reviews on some website make the decision for you! Not every school will be right for everyone, but this school has been wonderful for my daughter. I love all of the specials while still having a strong foundation in reading, writing, and math. But don't take my word for it- call the office, find out when the next Paragon night is, and come see for yourself!

- submitted by a parent
February 24, 2010
Lack of leadership and the so called principal being more worried about the money coming in the school than the education of the children is sad. i will not send any parents to his school and i hope any parents wondering about this school will realize their children would be better somewhere else.

- submitted by a parent
February 24, 2010
The so called board is a joke, the principal is even worse. if and when you have any issues and questions, she is either hiding in her office or passes the buck to someone else. also, she sends out emails saying the school desparately needs money because it has exhausted all funds, then a few weeks later a news letter is released and says the school is in great shape and financially stable. they have cut certain classes, and art is next on the chopping block. parents are pulling their kids out left and right. PLEASE PLEASE DO YOUR HOMEWORK ABOUT THIS SCHOOL.

- submitted by a parent
February 22, 2010
I am having trouble posting a review, so hopefully this one will work! Basically this school has gone down hill fast, and after receiving an e-mail asking parents to write positive comments I felt compelled to do otherwise. Our child will not be attending TPAAK again next year, bottom line.

- submitted by a parent
February 22, 2010
My son made the move to this school after spending 2 months in a PSD school. I was disgusted with PSD. He has attended since Kindergarten & is now in the 3rd grade. They divide literature and math classes into appropriate levels, so that no one gets left behind & has to wait for others to catch up. The school offers Art, Music, Drama and P.E. Parents are far more involved here. Parents drop off and pick up their kids everyday. Parking IS a little crazy but manageable once you learn how to navigate. My slight inconvenience is easy to overcome considering it is a slight compromise for a better education.

- submitted by a parent
no rating February 22, 2010
We have been at TPAAK for almost 1.5 years after transitioning from PSD. This school focuses on giving students the core curriculum (Real Math and Open Court Reading), but then so much more! Our favorite subject (not found at any other school in the district) is Paragon. Students learn social studies throughout the world and express the knowledge through art and performance. I continually learn new things from my children every 5 weeks students present their work to the parents. For example, the students were learning about the Renaissance period (4th grade) and they chose to dress up as different key historical figures (i.e. Galileo) making their own costumes, writing up a presentation, and then presenting it to all the parents. Afterwards, they discussed how they created mock-ups of a Venice village and how transportation was used at that time. WOW!

- submitted by a parent
February 22, 2010
My daughter has been going to this school since K and she is now in 2nd grade. Up until the time around Christmas, we were in love with this school until a financial hurdle forced her teacher to be let go. The way it was handled was ridiculous and we were quite upset about it to say the least. My daughter was very effected by this abrupt change and didn't want to go to school for about 3 weeks. But, in the last couple months, they have handled the transition well and answered any of the questions we were all having, thoroughly and honestly. My daughter is once again happy to go to school, her new teacher is great, and we have re-enrolled for next year.

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February 22, 2010
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- submitted by a parent
no rating February 19, 2010
Two of my children attend TPAAK. They have an amazing and strong principal who is doing the best she can leading a charter school through a tough economic time. They are amazing teachers and have an amazing Pe, Art and Music teacher. I wish they had a field and a better facility, but they do well with what they have. I really think tpaak is a great school. Come and see yourself.

- submitted by a parent
January 24, 2010
This school has had a 'gifted and talented' program for the last few years. Being in the program means absolutely nothing. Every year there is a promise of extra activities for these children, but so far nothing has ever happened! This school advertises that if your child is falling behind that they will provide tutoring, yet another thing that they have never done. Look at CSAP scores for schools before enrolling your child!! They are here on this website!!

- submitted by a parent
January 24, 2010
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- submitted by a parent
January 20, 2010
I pulled my child, they cut numerous teachers and the school board members are a joke. The building is in bad shape and the safety is concerning, the parking situation is a mess.

- submitted by a parent
December 31, 2009
TPAAK is a disaster. Staff morale is at an all-time low, students are stressed and unhappy, arts classes are being cut, Spanish has been eliminated, test scores are unacceptable, leadership is inexperienced and ineffective, Many families are pulling their children mid-year. We deeply regret ever moving our children there and would not recommend it to anyone.

- submitted by a parent
no rating November 04, 2009
If every child tests 'at or above their grade level,' why does TPAAK have some of the lowest CSAP scores in PSD boundaries and why are half or more of the kids not proficient on CSAPs? Take a look at the test scores. They're right there on this site.

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October 05, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
no rating October 03, 2009
I love that my kids have music, drama, art, PE, and Spanish every week. My kids love it there.

- submitted by a parent
September 21, 2009
NCAAK has wonderful, dedicated teachers and a program that encourages children to be creative, use their abilities, and think outside the box.

- submitted by a parent
September 21, 2009
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- submitted by a community member
no rating September 21, 2009
My son is learning about things that I didn't get to until much later. The curriculum is all-encompassing and the teachers don't just teach to 'bubble tests'! Speaking of teachers, my son (now in 3rd grade) never complains about going to school and always looks forward to it. When he went to 'back to school night' on a Thursday he saw his new teacher and said 'I want to start tomorrow, not wait for Monday!'. Folks that says it all. We love the teachers, love the curriculum and most of all we love the way the school keeps him motivated, happy and learning.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 21, 2009
My kido was really nervous about starting 3rd grade. He had a wonderful 1st and 2nd grade teacher and someone new was going to be hard. He did not even want to come inside for back to school night. When we left after back to school night, he asked if he could start school tomorrow, rather then Monday. Need I say more?

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 21, 2009
My 4th grader has attended NCAAK since 1st grade. He loves school! He is not 'slipping through the cracks!' The teachers know his strengths and weaknesses and are able to instruct and encourage him at all levels!

- submitted by a parent
September 20, 2009
Because this is the only school that has been able to challenge my daughter. I love the staff, they are very helpful and caring.

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September 19, 2009
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- submitted by a community member
no rating September 18, 2009
It has given my grandkids the very best learning experience that they have had since entering school. They both are doing great.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
Our kids learn in such a well rounded fashion, getting great exposure to the arts at a young age. The teachers are so dedicated and caring. This is a wonderful school!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
My grand kids go to TPAAK and I find that the school embodies everything one could hope for in an education system such as enrichment, teaching to the kids ability level and emphasis on strong basics while not leaving out the arts. Wonderful school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
The school has just the right blend of the academics and the arts. The staff meets the needs of the individual students and nurtures them. As a grandparent and retired teacher I could not ask for a better learning environment for my grandchildren.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
Great teachers, school curriculum, and many ways the kids can advance and excel themselves!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 18, 2009
We love that TPAAK is a smaller school with great curriculum and extra curriculars.

- submitted by a community member
no rating September 17, 2009
Excellent School high marks on art and music science fair projects are great.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
TPAAK is the best environment that my children have ever been in. The out of the box way of thinking to promote education is amazing. My daughter went from a D student, to straight A's last semester. Thank you!

- submitted by a parent
September 17, 2009
Our school challenges my daughter, our local school district, was more concerned with dumbing down the intelligent kids.

- submitted by a parent
September 17, 2009
So glad I made the change from our local school district to this charter school.. My children are so much more involved, happy and learning more then just social issues.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
I've seen some tough reviews on here for 2007 and 2008, but we're new to the school as of 2009 and I'm extremely pleased with the school! I don't know about previous principals, but the current one has addressed questions quickly and thoroughly and has never hesistated to give attention to my concerns. The teachers have been the same. They have shown great professionalism and open communication. My son was very bored with public school and not challenged enough. Now at TPAAK, he's excited and enthusiastic about subjects and can't wait to tell me what he's been learning! He's doing wonderfully. He raves about Paragon! We love the arts enriched courses and I can't express enough how happy it makes me to see him exit the building with a smile on his face instead of dragging his feet and carrying a long face like he did at his public school.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
TR Paul is a wonderful school. This school makes learning a fun experiance not just for the kids but for the Parents too. I recomend this school to anyone who wants a better and more meaningful school experiance. My kids don't hate going to school anymore.

- submitted by a student
no rating September 17, 2009
My children are challenged and feel successful at TPAAK. They are receiving an excellent education, including instruction in the arts. They are well ahead of their peers in our neighborhood school. The teachers are excellent. I only wish I had moved my children to this school earlier!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
My boys love going to school everyday! They have such a great relationship with there teachers and the staff at Northern Colorado Academy. Happy students makes for happy learning!!

- submitted by a parent
September 17, 2009
We are in our 3rd year at TPAAK and the whole family LOVES it!!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
Because it is one of the best Schools my Grand Daughters could attend. they learn so much there while having fun, they love their teachers and look forward to school every day.

- submitted by a parent
September 17, 2009
Northern Colorado Academy of Arts & Knowledge is a wonderful school I couldn't ask for my child to attend a better school. Everything from the curriculum to the caring and attentive staff. The approach to learning has woked great for my daughter. She loves the focus groups of art,drama,and music,not to mention that we love that spainish is also taught. TR PAUL thank you for three great years and many more to come!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 17, 2009
That the kids get so much interaction with art and language! Creativity is a childs outlet and the way they see the world, I don't know how they learn without it.

- submitted by a community member
no rating September 17, 2009
This incredible school is teaching my grandchildren things that regular schools just don't teach. My grandchildren started out brilliant! This school not only keeps up with them, but keeps their interest and encourages them to be individuals. Bravo!

- submitted by a community member
no rating September 17, 2009
I really love how the kids are taught about all different cultures throughout history. My kids have learned so much! I also love that art will always be a big part of the curriculum.

- submitted by a parent
September 16, 2009
The Paragon program for this school has completely changed my children's outlook on learning.

- submitted by a parent
no rating July 25, 2009
I have a child at TPAAK and have been happy with my child's teachers but have been more than dissapointed in the administration and tight group of parents that seem to run the school. It's understandable to have bumps in the road when you start up any type of business but when only the select few get to voice their opinion it totally negates the Charter school philosophy. I only hope this changes soon or more of us will take our children out.

- submitted by a parent
March 08, 2009
We found the opposite to what others have posted. Our children had very good grades at TPAAK and we were told that they were doing well academically. When they left for schools in the Thompson district, their grade did drop, but only because they hadn't been learning what they should have by the grades they were in. TPAAK has a tight group of parents who lambast anyone with concerns and drive out any efforts at change for the better.

- submitted by a parent
January 29, 2009
I have two children that now attend TPAAK, after leaving a state school in Loveland. This school has changed my children from being very depressed at their state school, to becoming confident, happy children, who always are smiling when I pick them up. I would really recommend TPAAK to any parent looking for a school for any children, but if you have a child with special needs, this school is truly excellent.

- submitted by a parent
January 22, 2009
I am a parent of 3 children at TPAAK. We have been hear since the first year that it opened. Each of my children have a different aptitudes and the teachers are so excellent at work with them on the level. I feel like we have the best teachers at TPAAK then any school around! When we moved to Fort Collins, our family looked at so many other schools and we where so impressed with the teachers and the school. My children have been excelling in their classes and have already moved up grade levels! TPAAK is awesome! Thank you! Michael

- submitted by a parent
November 15, 2008
Our son started as a kindergartner and is now in second grade. We would have him nowhere else. The Paragon curriculum, teachers and administration, and SMART boards are great for his achievement. He is definitely ahead of other children at the same age from other schools.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 20, 2008
Teachers are great but leadership especially at pick up time is terrible. I offered to buy walkie talkies to help but another mom said she did the same and they won't use them!

- submitted by a parent
August 10, 2008
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July 26, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
July 18, 2008
Amazing Teachers who really care!

- submitted by a parent
June 17, 2008
This is our 1st year at TPAAK & we absolutely love it! Our son is once again in a learning environment, keeping challenged and thriving. The academics are rigorous and expectations high. This is a great school for students who love school and love to learn! The teachers are extremely dedicated, hard working and fair. What a relief to find this school! The majority of start up issues have now been resolved. This school will only get stronger each year with highly committed parents, teachers, students and principal.

- submitted by a parent
May 15, 2008
This school is sort of like a split personality. The amazing teachers and education vs. the 'Hyde' board. There have been 4 principals in the last two years, and the current one has absolutely no experience, but has been doing a great job at trying to communicate with the parents while being acting principal. My son loves his class, his teacher and his ITBS scores are getting better each time. My mother, a teacher with 30+ years experience, says he is doing great. The board, however, is secretive and has a reputation of being nasty to those who disagree with them. Over the next few years, the board will become all parent based, and I hope that this will improve things.

- submitted by a parent
May 09, 2008
While most of the teachers at this school are phenomenal (with more teaching experience and education than the newly appointed principal, I might add) the administration has made it impossible for us to return next year. I agree with other reviews touting the great curriculum, but it really cannot thrive without a solid foundation. Education should not be treated as a business. Likewise, education is best left to educators.

- submitted by a parent
May 06, 2008
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- submitted by a community member
no rating May 02, 2008
We love TPAAK, and advise anyone considering sending their kids there to visit the school. Before moving to Ft. Collins my kids went to private school and I would rate TPAAK as good or better than the school we were paying thousands of dollars each year to attend.

- submitted by a parent
March 27, 2008
This school is facing major problems in its administration, from Mosaica to the so-called 'board' to the interim principal! None are functioning at an acceptable level. Many teachers are doing a wonderful job, but there are also many whose skills are questionable at best. The curriculum is conceptually strong, but weak in its delivery. We've found the public school system to have much more to offer in the arts as well as in the core knowledge approach.

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February 12, 2008
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February 11, 2008
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January 22, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
January 16, 2008
In less than two years of being open, we have had 5 principals! The chaos at this school is just too much for us.

- submitted by a parent
September 16, 2007
The ability to subject accelerate is a great thing. However, the quality of teaching staff is not very good. Last year there were some very experienced teachers who did a wonderful job for our child. This year, there are a bunch of novice teachers and teachers who just cannot meet the needs of advanced children. I attibute this to poor treatment of staff by administration. Acceleration isn't enough when the classrooms to which the children advance have very little to offer.

- submitted by a parent
August 17, 2007
We have a son with 'special needs' that are NOT addressed currently at PSD in the lower grade levels. Our son is classified as 'Very Superior Intelligence' when tested at CSU to see why he was having 'issues' at school. PSD's answer would have been to pull him out of class and have him educated by volunteers (assuming volunteers were available). OR advance him 2 grade levels - skipping 1st and 2nd grades. Then we found TPAAK, where they test him 2 times per year and advance him accordingly. Where they created a special behavioral plan for him and created a specific adademic plan for him. Where he is able to stay with his peers for the most part but advance in Reading and Math. So he gets to be a 7 year old boy AND he gets the education that addresses his 'special' needs. We are thrilled with TPAAK!

- submitted by a parent
August 17, 2007
This school is absolutely amazing, especially compared to the neighborhood school my child would have attended if not accepted here. She has grown well past my expectations in Kindergarten, and I'm very excited for her 1st grade year. The academic programs offered are stellar, and the fact that they offer Spanish every other day as well as the 'arts' (music, drama, art, performing arts, etc.) The PE program is often enough to help combat childhood obesity, which is a national epidemic. The PTLO is strong and vibrant. They've coordinated so many awesome events and really boosts school support and morale. Parent involvement is very strongly encouraged, which can only be a good thing to strengthen parental/school/child relations. Because this school is only starting its 2nd year, some aspects are still 'works in progress', and some things are confusing, but I would recommend this school without reservation, otherwise.

- submitted by a parent
August 17, 2007
In three words, WE LOVE TPAAK! The quality of the academic programs is the best we've seen and the arts programs are incredible. My children (all who learn very differently) are being taught in individual ways so that they can succeed. No cookie cutter molds for teaching and learning here! Test scores are up, they adore their teachers, and their personal confidence in their abilities is through the roof! They are excited to go to school every day and are thrilled at the daily opportunities to express themselves artistically as well as academically. The teachers and administration take a personal interest in every child, and go well out of their way to ensure success for not only their classrooms but for the entire community. Parent involvement is improving with the establishment of an awesome PTLO. Word is spreading- there is a new school in town and it rocks!!

- submitted by a parent
August 17, 2007
I can't believe some of the reviews on this site! We have had an amazing experience at TPAAK. Although, granted, there have been some administrative difficulties, the majority of the staff at TPAAK have been wonderful. My daughter is an older student who used to HATE school. We no longer have issues with her not wanting to go, she's learning and excited, and her test scores have gone up considerably. Add to that the fact that she gets more science and Spanish than in PSD schools and gets three days per week of drama - which is not offered at all in PSD - plus creative writing instruction, music and visual arts regularly - what's not to be excited about?!? The P.E. teacher coaches TPAAK teams in the city league on her own time. Parents are excited and involved. We love it!

- submitted by a parent
August 11, 2007
Along with all of the staff turnover and administrative problems, ultimately what made our family select a different school for next year was low academic standards at TPAAK. We expressed concern over and over about lack of academic progress being made by our son only to be continually reassured that he was doing great. We didn't see it. Standardized test scores at the end of the school year confirmed our concerns. He had dropped nearly 20 percentile points on the tests from the start to the end of the year. Our concerns were not heard or addressed and we've found better academics at a Poudre School District school.

- submitted by a parent
August 10, 2007
I was not impressed with the academics at this school. My children attended for the entire year, but will not be returning next year. Some of the teachers were wonderful and went out of their way to enhance a curriculum that, in and of itself, was no better than what one would get in any public school. One of my children dropped significantly on ITBS scores from the start of the year to the end and I felt that another year at this school would have spelled disaster in terms of academic progress. We didn't have the time to wait for teachers and administration to improve.

- submitted by a parent
July 30, 2007
As others have said, the issues at this school stem from the administration. Bullying issues are simply not handled at all. I'd caution any family to interview the principal before enrolling a child at TPAAK/NCAAK, if you can get your call returned.

- submitted by a parent
July 26, 2007
The concept and the teachers that were at the school were great. Information that should be available is not. For this school to succeed they need to replace the administration team!

- submitted by a parent
July 07, 2007
We attended the whole year at TPAAK. My kids loved the school, especially my older child who has attended many other elementary schools. We loved paragon. I feel like creativity is very important to overall learning. The way social studies and history is interwoven with art is refreshing and beneficial to the children's overall learning. We also love that core knowledge is taught at TPAAK. History is easier to understand when it is taught in chronological order. The Spanish classes are another plus. They also teach more art, music, and drama than average, which goes back to the creativity = better learning issue. Einstein said, 'Creativity is more important than knowledge.' I don't know about the principal / teacher thing going on.

- submitted by a parent
June 20, 2007
I would have ranked the teacher quality more highly than I did, however we recently found out that teachers have either been let go or have resigned - mostly the better teachers, unfortunately. There are serious administration issues at this school.

- submitted by a parent
June 15, 2007
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- submitted by a parent
June 07, 2007
My son started kindergarten this year at TPAAK. I have been extremely impressed with the quality of education and the abundance of enrichment programs offered. The staff is wonderful and you can tell that everyone there truly loves what they are doing. I have 2 teenage girls that have gone through the public school system and their education isn't even a fraction of the quality that my son is receiving at TPAAK. I especially like the Paragon curriculum. I never would have imagined in a million years that my 6 yr old son would be telling me the history behind Egypt, Australia, and Sacagawea! It is also refreshing to see that they are keeping PE in their curriculum when other public schools are eliminating it. I highly recommend this school to anyone looking for a quality education with an emphasis on the arts. Tammy

- submitted by a parent
May 29, 2007
I believe this first year school has fantastic potential! After a tough first year it seems the ball is finally rolling! My child loves going to school! The paragon presentations teach us what they already know! I enjoy this monthly interaction with my child's teachers. Also all of the extra 'specials' (Art, Music, Drama, P.E., and Spanish) Provide a wonderful exposure to learning.

- submitted by a parent
May 28, 2007
My children attend this school as first graders and have gotten an excellent introduction to reading, math, and science. The level division with the grade enables students needing extra attention or advanced work to help the be successful is a wonderful technique. The consist classes in art, music, drama, Spanish and PE are an added plus to this well-rounded curriculum. Paragon excites them and they create projects to support their studies. The population of the entire school allows for a level of intimacy not found in the larger public schools. Parent volunteer opportunities are abound and provide the catalyst to be as involved in the day to day workings of the school as a parent chooses. Thumbs up to the Academy of Arts and Knowledge!!

- submitted by a parent
April 01, 2007
This school needs to work on organization, student teacher ratios and general administration. I'm surprised the state charter institute allows them to remain open. I would caution any parent before enrolling your child. There are some good teachers - but the administration and the principles seem more concerned about money than the children. In a town with wonderful schools - this one I would not recommend. Any family can do better. We attended and promptly pulled out. They advertise well on their web page and documents - but reality is the school is a mess inside.

- submitted by a parent
April 01, 2007
This school does not provide a quality education for students. We remained for many months hoping the the first year problems would iron out. Instead they got worse. The administration has a lack of respect for the teachers and the teachers have a lack of respect or understanding about the school. They push the kids to learn the mosaica model but are nothing like the 'real' mosaica schools. Instead they focus their energy on trying to get more and more students without being organized. Our child fell well behind academically and when we finally began to ask questions we were disregarded. There are excellent charter schools and public schools in fort collins and this school hurts the charter institute. The concept behind the school were great but as we learned from experience it was too good to be true. Be very careful if you enroll your child. Not worth it!

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T.R. Paul Academy Of Arts & Knowledge
4512 Mcmurry Ave., Fort Collins, CO  80525
(970) 226-2800
Last modified T.R. Paul Academy Of Arts & Knowledge is a Charter school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
T.R. Paul Academy Of Arts & Knowledge Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 128 reviews. Top