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16413 Northeast 50th Avenue
Vancouver, WA 98686

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(360) 574-5752
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"Our school is best known for individualized instruction and a strong community."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After, Before
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Writing, Visual arts, Service learning, Science...
  • Arts
    Video and film production...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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44 reviews

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Recent Comments


Teacher effectiveness: Effective
Submitted by a parent · July 11, 2016
There are certain teachers at the school who are the true leaders and are the finest teachers around. At times it's been hard to find the same level of quality in the new teachers and so there is more turnover than one would like.

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a parent · July 11, 2016
The amount of homework is not burdensome, but it meaningful. Research shows how homework is highly overrated as a tool for learning. I think Gardner has found just the right balance.

Develops grit: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · July 11, 2016
There are many opportunities for students to develop these skills - from wilderness experiences, to great physical education classes, to having to participate in the many performances in front of the school. Because of the individual attention... more

Develops respect: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · July 11, 2016
Respect for others is a key value at the school. There is very little bullying - and if any starts it is dealt with immediately. The environment is one where kids feel safe and free to be themselves. I love watching all the students of all ages... more

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The Gardner School
16413 Northeast 50th Avenue, Vancouver, WA  98686
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 44 reviews. (360) 574-5752
Last modified The Gardner School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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