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Santa Clara Of Assisi School

Private | PK-8

 

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Posted February 4, 2013

I would not recommend this school. We had our son since kinder garden and the teachers were nice but We believed our son was learning what he had to learn to pass grades, He didn't. Not until 2nd grade is when the teacher says that ALL the 12 kids in the 2nd grade were so behind they had to send 6 kids to 1st grade, and according to the teacher and the principal most of the others are inmmature and need medication..... REALLY? ALL OF THEM ? Since the whole class was affected, Shouldn't it be clear that the school didn't do their job ? When the principal is asked WHAT happened? She says she doesn't know, When i asked SHOULDN'T you know? her answer is Yes but I don't know. Great answer !
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Posted June 20, 2012

This a great school. go in person and do your research. Its a small school. I will tell you one thing this school does not tolarate bulling or any bad behavior. Every private school you have to do hours or opt out its explained to you when you are conserding signing your kids at this school. every private school wants parents to be involved with the children at school. If the teachers see that your child needs help in any class/home work they will have tutoring for the child after lunch or after school. The principal is awesome.
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Posted December 29, 2010

I would definatly NOT reccomend this school. It seems to me the main focus is not on education but fund raisers and mandatory volunteer work for parents of course you can opt out and choose not to but then you are charged for every hour not worked per sporting event. The cost of tuiton is not worth it. I did not see any of the technology programs the school advertises.The math program is a joke I have two children enrolled and it seems they are falling further behind than when in public. The math teacher will assighn homework and assumes that if you were there last year you would already know it. It is not taken into consideration if you are new and have not had that level of math. In all my worst mistake was not doing my proper research on this school. I was so desperate to remove them from public and I made a rash decision unfortunatly my children are now paying for my mistake. So this is just a short list of things wrong with this school I have many more but in short I would not reccomend this school.
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Posted July 6, 2010

I would not recommend this school at all!! The principal makes the worse decisions as far as hiring staff. It does not have excellent teachers (math specially), no strong principal/ school deadership and there is NO challenging academic programs.
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Posted April 20, 2009

I love this school I've been coming here since pre-k. and everyone feels like family no one is left out.we have the most amazing teachers.other schools are jealous because we are the only the school that supports each other in sports no matter where and when.I love S.C. Go Knights!
—Submitted by a student


Posted August 17, 2004

My daughter has attended this school for 3 years and I am very pleased with the school's teaching techniques and family atmosphere.
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Posted February 23, 2004

I was a student at Santa Clara and it was the best ever, teachers are always there to help you, you feel like in a family. The eduacation is great, the teachers will try their hardest to help you exceed.
—Submitted by a student


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Hispanic 97% 51%
White 2% 31%
Black 1% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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321 Calumet Avenue
Dallas, TX 75211
Phone: (214) 333-9423

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