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PK-12|Private
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School leader:  Shane Foster
11511 State Line Rd
Kansas City, MO 64114

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(816) 942-3255
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"The symmetrical development of mind, body, and character."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), World languages, Humanities, Mathematics...
  • Arts
    Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, French, Spanish
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28 reviews

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Teacher effectiveness: Agree
Submitted by a community member · August 08, 2016
Excellent English and Science programs. History could be taught by some of the kid in this school. Math at lower level, not good, lacking in ability to reach every child and they manner they need to be taught.

Amount of homework: Agree
Submitted by a community member · August 08, 2016
Amount of homework is fair. Most all teachers are available to assist if there are issues, there are only a couple that make themselves unavailable just as school ends. Teaching is not an 8-3:15 job!

Develops character: Strongly disagree
Submitted by a community member · August 08, 2016
Integrity and honesty are only talked about in the Ethics courses, which has a fabulous instructor, Barstow nor their Executive staff live by this. This is definitely a "for profit" institution and business decisions trump truth and veracity.

Overall:
Submitted by a community member · August 08, 2016
The cost of this school does not match up to the expectations one would have, when paying such a larger sum of money. There are better alternatives in the area where quality and cost are equal. The Freshman Geometry class is a joke. Kids are... more

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Last modified: August 8, 2016
Last modified The Barstow School is a Private school that serves grades PK-12
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