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Cross Of Glory Lutheran School

Private | PK-8 | 4 students

 

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Situated in a suburban neighborhood. The median home value is $163,300. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $760.

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Posted Friday, September 12, 2014

This school has no guide lines in teaching. The students are NOT being taught what they need to know to prepare them for college. PLEASE CHECK AROUND BEFORE YOU CHOOSE THIS SCHOOL!!!!This school needs to get with the times.
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Posted November 3, 2013

We heard good and bad about this school before we enrolled but we thought the initial interview went well so we ended up enrolling our child. Now I have to say DONT be fooled, especially about the misleading reviews posted here! MANY issues go unresolved because problems are ignored or buried. My child told me many days they don't even get to all their subjects because 1 teacher, teaches all 4 grades in 1 classroom. Some major subjects they only hold class roughly ONCE A MONTH! God IS important in our lives, but SO is my childs education. Find a school that meets state requirements with a curriculum that will be followed. The staff is all related to each other, which created many problems in itself. Keep looking; plenty of real Christian schools in the area.
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Posted September 25, 2013

Cross of Glory is a very special school to our family. The teachers care about each child's needs and they learn what is most important, the Bible and our Savior. My children love attending Cross of Glory!
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Posted September 23, 2013

We love Cross of Glory Lutheran school! Our son has gone there since Kindergarten and is 2nd grade there, now. Our daughter is in her second year of preschool at Cross of Glory. I cannot say enough good things about the teachers and atmosphere at this school. Christ is the center of every day and my children are flourishing under the care of these excellent Christian teachers. We drive 20 miles one way to send our children to this school. The high of my son's days are usually the math facts that he learned that day. He has fun learning at Cross of Glory!
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Posted September 22, 2013

We started our oldest at the school for Preschool in 2005, and are still at the school today. He is in 6th grade, we have another son in 3rd grade. We have been very happy with the school. We like the individual attention each student receives. The teachers CARE, they format the curriculium to meet the needs of the students. This teaches my children the bible in addition to everything they would learn at public school. The teachers and other students are like our family. I cannot say anything negative about the school. We LOVE Cross of Glory!
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Posted April 20, 2013

We were enormously disappointed with this school. After a month attending our child would cry every morning begging to stay home with my wife. We thought this was merely child/mother separation anxiety but after several months we received a phone call from another child s parent informing us the teacher not only showed no compassion to the special medical needs of our child but was excessively harsh and yelled loudly many many times at our child. We did not understand how this could be in a Christian school and we asked to meet with the school s principal although he seemed unaware what was happening in the classrooms and recess time. The teacher refuted claims of mistreatment or being prejudice but recommended our child repeat her class in the following year. However we immediately removed our child and enrolled in another Christian school. Our child is no longer afraid of the teacher and we thank God that a concerned parent made us aware of the poor situation at this school. Fortunately the new school worked with our child so repeating Kindergarten was not necessary. Today our child loves going to school to learn about God and has progressed immensely academically.
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Posted June 16, 2011

Preschool is reopening. Providing quality care and education for the community. All new and improved. Flexible scheduling for 3 year olds and 4 year olds. Full day childcare from 7am until 6pm available. Call 586-781-9870 for more information.
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Ethnicity This school State average
White 90% 69%
Hispanic 10% 6%
African-American 0% 19%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  • Mr. Douglas Fillner
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  • Wisconsin evangelical lutheran synod

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61095 Campground Road
Washington, MI 48094
Phone: (586) 781-9870

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