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Wellsprings Friends School

Private | 9-12 | 25 students

 

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Posted September 16, 2009

It served me well, when I couldn't handle the stupidity of public school.
—Submitted by a student


Posted April 30, 2009

The curriculum challenges the students because it is presented in a creative way and there is frequent positive non-judgmental dialog among teacher and student.
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Posted January 26, 2009

Wellsprings has been a great fit for my son. He attended public high school prior to Wellsprings and was not motivated. Since attending Wellsprings, he is interested in learning and is inspired by the creative environment and the teachers that he has. I cannot say enough good things about this school and the great people who teach and work there!
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Posted December 17, 2008

Wellsprings was a lifesaver for my daughter. She went there as a frightened freshamn and has bloomed into a self confident and aware young lady.Wellsprings had without a doubt given her lifeskills and knowledge she will carry with her for the rest of her life.Bravo for wellsprings!
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Posted July 7, 2007

This is an outstanding alternative school for young people who just do not fit in the public school mold. Small class size, progressive faculty, a focus on community building and a willingness to deal realistically with student's issues and concerns makes this school unique. My duaghter would have dropped out of a traditional high school, but now she attends school regularly and takes pride in her accomplishments.
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 81% 65%
Two or more races 8% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 4%
Black 3% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
Hispanic 2% 21%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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3590 West 18th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97402
Phone: (541) 686-1223

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