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Lake Wales, FL
Students enrolled: 205

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555 Burns Avenue
Lake Wales, FL 33853

(863) 679-3338
(863) 679-3944
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August 12, 2013
This school sweeps things under the rug and they con you into thinking that they are doing their job. It's about who you know and that is how they treat there kids my kid has gotten beet up at the school and they didn't even do nothing because the mom works for that school. I called everyone and no one has called back to see what can be done this school is partly a joke they don't have a support systome an they should have a social worker for the kids there.

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August 13, 2010
As I sit to type and to put into words, all that Our Children's Academy [OCA} has done for my son, I become overwhelmed with emotion and pride. Pride in my son, in my son's teachers, therapists, paraprofessionals, all the staff of OCA who make the school what it is each and every day, to each and every student. When David first started back in August of 2009 we knew that he had a speech and cognitive delay. We was 2 years and 9 months old, yet saying only one word at a time like "out" or "juice". I could ask him to do a simple task such as "please pick up that towel" and he would stare at me. I could see him "hear" the words, but struggle to make what he heard, process in his mind. I had never heard him say a "sentence" consisting of 2 or more

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November 15, 2009
Although there are some great things and people at Our Children's Academy, I warn all parents that most of the children at this school are not getting the services they say they are providing. I encourage parents to ask questions and get down to the bottem of what is going on there. The Principal is suppose to be the head and director of the school but she is rarely there. There is no Assistant Principal at this school. Even though the school may have a lot of fancy equipment, it is extremely disorganized. Before you enroll your child there proceed with caution.

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June 10, 2009
My daughter 'coya' has been at OCA since they opened the doors...I have watched her and other students make tremendous progress by leaps and bounds!!! Everyone who works there is amazing from the teachers to the therapists and even the office staff and volunteers!!! I would tell anyone who is reading this to come check us out , we are doing awesome things in itty bitty Lake Wales!!!!

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February 17, 2009
My 5 yr old son has been a student at OCA for a year now, and he has made such progress. His teachers are wonderful, and his therapist is amazing. The enire staff at this school strive to help each child reach their full potential. I highly recomend OCA to anyone who may be looking for a school that specializes in special needs children.

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February 12, 2009
My son attends this school and I just can't say enough! The teachers and therapists have done so much for him! It is an awesome school and I would recommend it any time, any day!

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July 04, 2008
I am very grateful for this school. My child has made such amazing progress. She is a 3 year old dd and I have watched her in the last year come from speaking single syllables da, ma and ba, to speaking in 2-word phrases. She loves going to school and they treat her so good there.

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Our Children's Academy
555 Burns Avenue, Lake Wales, FL  33853
(863) 679-3338
Last modified Our Children's Academy is a Charter school that serves grades PK-12
Our Children's Academy Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top