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950 students|Manara Academy
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School leader:  Len Stevens
8201 Tristar Drive
Irving, TX 75063

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(972) 304-1155
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Best known for
"We are best known for Expeditionary Learning Program."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Service learning
  • Arts
    None, Drama
  • World languages
    Arabic, French, Spanish
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55 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · July 12, 2016
worst school ever, even worst than Olive tree on Arlington,texas. Please do not send your kids, they take the state funding and teach our kids nothing except how to be careless and stupid..

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Submitted by a parent · May 25, 2016
My child is in 4th Grade in Manara Elementary, his teacher is absolutely fantastic. The 4th grade teachers provide good guidance and are very caring. The expeditionary learning takes a little getting used to but the curriculum is on par with... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 21, 2015
Worst experience ever. The teachers are inexperienced and too young to be teaching grades like 1st and 2nd. The school staff is unorganized and doesn't seem to know what they're doing. The kids don't respect the teachers or the principals plus... more

Develops empathy: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · November 21, 2015
My 1st grader was suspended for 10 days over some stupid stuff. They do not offer counseling and the teachers always blame the kids. The lack of experience that the teachers, the staff and even the principals have, is unbelievable. I withdrew my... more

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About this school

Manara Academy Expeditionary Learning Schools are located in Irving and Arlington. We are the only school in the state of Texas to offer Expeditionary Learning. We currently accept students from 19 school districts in the area. We have 950 students for 2015-16 with 425 on our waitlist. We have two elementary schools, one is a STEM academy, a middle school and new high school.

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Manara Academy
8201 Tristar Drive, Irving, TX  75063
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 55 reviews. (972) 304-1155
Last modified Manara Academy is a Charter school that serves grades K-9. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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