Posted August 29, 2011
Holy Redeemer Catholic School instills a daily living and ever-growing knowledge of the Gospel message by creating a Catholic environment that empowers our students to reach their maximum potential spiritually, morally, and academically.
Unfortunately, this school is very weak and I blame that on a few things. First the diocese should be ensuring that there is academic consistency throughout catholic schools - HRCS is very behind in math and science and that is a fact. The new principal is a blessing but after years of teacher turnover and weak leadership it will take a long time before she can build the school to where it needs to be. The most unfortunate flaw of this school is the lack of community that families feel. This is due to a bullying mentality that a select group of "involved" parents promote. There are 5 or 6 families (all related) that insist on making everyone else feel unwelcome. They have been allowed to run the school in the past and they are unfriendly and cliquey with each other. Our child got through relatively unscathed but we will not recommend this school to friends. If you are willing to invest your money into your child's education, consider other area catholic schools. Holy Redeemer does not meet standards at this time.
Holy Redeemer Catholic School is a community that truly become part of your family. The teachers care about the students academic and personal development. Parents are becoming more involved and this is improving the sense of community. Holy Redeemer has prepared my children very well for their advancement to High School and higher achievements.
This school has not changed for the better but for the worst! It is truly disappointing! I don't have much things to say about it!
Our daughter is about to finish her 8th year at Holy Redeemer & we have been extremely pleased with the school & its teachers. and feel the quality of education here combined with the diversity and easy lifestyle & commute can't be beat. our son is been here for the past 2 years and he is very happy, The biggest asset of the Holy Redeemer school success is its parents. The parents of the students are heavily involved in school operations and activities. The students are aware their parents are in close contacts with the teachers. My daughter wants to go to school everyday to meet her friends and to learn. This is a hidden gem of a school
The faculty at Holy Redeemer Catholic School is wonderful. They take time with each student and really care about how the child progresses, both academically & in life. They spend a lot of time encouraging the children to strive for better grades and better moral character.
I am very pleased with Holy Redeemer. My children love their teachers, their classes and the friendships they have made over the years. I love the amazing, warm and loving environment! I am especially happy that a language (spanish) is taught to all children starting at the Kindergarten level! The advanced curriculum is an added bonus! I am so glad that I chose to send my children to Holy Redeemer Catholic School.
We have a new principal and pastor. I look forward to the improvements that will be brought to the school because of our new principal. It's been a roller coaster ride the past couple of years with our old principal and vice principal. Things can only get better. We will not dwell on the past. Rather we will look to the future and hope for better things for the students, teachers and staff. We have wonderful teachers who are dedicated. Parent involvement could improve. We will also have new PTO officers which is a good thing. Last school year's PTO board was lazy, untrustworthy and are hypocrites. New things mean new changes! Watch out because Holy Redeemer is a school where everyone would like to be a part of!
Holy Redeemer is a very tight-knit community that teaches their children, not only academics, but to care for it's people. They are always fu d raising to make things better for the children.
I believe Holy Redeemer Catholic School is a wonderful school with a strong Catholic focus. This school not only provides a strong academic curriculum but students also have the opportunity to grow closer to Jesus and live out their Catholic faith. The teachers and staff work hard to make sure the students are learning in a positive environment. My kids really enjoy going to school each morning and always have smiles on their faces when I pick them up from school so I know it is a great place to be!
My daughter attends Holy Redeemer.It is excellent at every level. All staff and parents go the extra mile to achieve the best from the students/children.
I have two children at Holy Redeemer. My oldest child started in Pre-K 4 and will be graduating from 8th grade this year. I have watched both of my children develop a caring and giving attitude with the staff and students at Holy Redeemer. This school feels like family. There has been a vast improvement in the leadership since the current Principal arrived four years ago.
My daughter has been a Holy Redeemer student since Kindergarten. I have watched her grow from a shy and timid child to a leader with strong conviction. Holy Redeemer creates a warm and family like atmosphere that enhances a child's self esteem while educating and nurturing them. I have found the staff and administration always open to listen and help when needed.
The principal goes above and beyond and truly cares about the students. Parents should go to some of the School Board or PTO Meetings to see just how much she and the Assistant Principal do for our children.
There are a couple of teachers that are not plesant. Unfortunately, the principal defends them. This makes for an uncomfortable situation. The small class size and greater expectations are welcome, but it is too bad that the administration cannot get a grip on the staff.
Our daughter goes to HR, she's very happy and we're very proud of her receiving catholic education... Ana Alvarez
I send my daughter to Holly Redeemer since Kindergarten to 3rd grade. The first three years were great. However, recently the tuition fee has gone up and up every year. Yet, quality of education is not up. Parent involvement is very minimum. Most of parent who send their kids think the school will take care of everything.
This school does not deliver what they offer. I think the administration and counselor is not enough prepared to work with some issues, especially the bullying problems. They have a good bullying policy but they do not have solutions to this problem. I think before make decision, please do more research. If there is a problem that is not address correctly from the staff of the school, may affect your son and or the entire family.
This School Is The Best To Go To. All Kids Are Nice And Child of The Day.
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