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Harris Private School

Private | PK-12 | 88 students

 

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Situated in a small town neighborhood. The median home value is $139,000. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $810.

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Posted March 24, 2011

I don't even know where to begin....We LOVE Harris Private school!!! Both of children started their schooling at Harris Private and then tried public schools for a few years. They ended up BEGGING us to send them back to Harris and we couldn't be happier!! The staff goes above and beyond to see that ALL students are able to excel at their individual levels. The principal runs a tight ship and helps lead our children with Godly character and advice. Everyone is very friendly and welcoming to parents that would like to help out. Again we couldn't be happier with the education our children are receiving and we look forward to sending our third child next year!!
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Posted March 12, 2011

Have had 2 of my sons attending Harris for the past 3 years and have had great support from teachers and our principal!
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Posted March 9, 2011

The staff at Harris Private is excellent, they have a real connection with the students. I've seem improvement in both academic performance and attitudes in both my daughters over the last two years. They are getting a great education and so much more!
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Posted September 17, 2008

I never cease to be amazed at the teacher's dedication to the students and their high moral standards!! I have a preschooler and a second grader. I highly recommend this school to anyone(regardless of your 'religious preference') who has high standards for academic growth, parent-teacher relationships, and character virtues!
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Posted January 15, 2008

This is not your typical 'Christian' school. They are not 'politically correct on religion' They are 'Biblically' correct.The kids are taught how to act, how to treat others, how to solve problems via God's instruction book. The student performed and God Inspiring worship is a blessing.The students are allowed to accel by wonderful teachers whose goal is to educate you child, not just to get them past their class. If you are searching .... I promise this is a 'City on the hill' for your little ones.
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Ethnicity This school State average
White 99% 65%
Hispanic 1% 21%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 4%
Black 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 5%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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Po Box 347
Harrisburg, OR 97446
Phone: (541) 995-6444

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