Barnhart School

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240 W Colorado Blvd

Arcadia, CA 91007

(626) 446-5588

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 210

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

52 Parent Reviews for Barnhart School

While Barnhart may serve the needs of some, it is NOT for everyone. If your child has any learning issues ( or ADHD), you may want to consider another school. My gifted son attended for one year (transferring from a highly-regarded private school that we chose to leave because of the upcoming enormous ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/16/14

So there is this one parent that is not been at Barnhart for over 2 years and continues to republish the same review over and over. As a parent who has had children at Barnhart for over 5 years I can tell you that they have flourished in this amazing small school. The balance between academics and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/19/14

Barnhart is the perfect balance of academics, social learning, and creativity. My children are thriving and happy at this school. The teachers are well trained and patient. The administration is open and very responsive.The parent community is involved and dedicated to the overall success of the school.

Posted by a parent on 04/25/14

Barnhart is a great school, with a wonderful, caring community. My son is in first grade and has learned so much in the last two years. I love how integrated all of the learning is, and that creativity and critical thinking is involved every day. Writer's Workshopmis amazing - he has written so many ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/02/14

Barnhart is a special school, in that it is small and can really focus on each child....classroom sizes are small---around 18-20 kids a class! my kids of really flourished there...they are confident and academically solid. most of all they are just happy amazing kids.

Posted by a parent on 11/21/13

We enrolled our son at Barnhart years ago as a Kindergartner, then our daughter 2 years later. We loved the school; the families, the students, the teachers and the staff... until after the 2011-2012 school year. The wonderful Head of School, Joe Harper, was fired, along with many other incredible administrative ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/13/13

My daughter has attended Barnhart for 4 years now. I live the curriculum. Barnhart is a family oriented school that focuses in the whole child and not just math and reading. The environment is very nurturing. The staff is friendly and caring. I love the values program they teach in chapel. My daughter ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/06/13

Barnhart used to be a great school. Amazing families, teachers, staff and administration. The families are still amazing, but unfortunately after the 2011-2012 school year the board purged the school of nearly ever member of the faculty and staff who made the school what it was. They brought in a new ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/13

Barnhart has been such a positive experience for my son. Transferring in from public school at the elementary level could have been very difficult, but my son's teacher made the transition a very smooth one. We came here for the academics, but have come away with so much more. Between the dedicated ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/22/13

This is my daughter's 2nd year at Barnhart. We transferred to the school after moving across the country and finding the public school down the street wasn't the right fit. High points for this school: Barnhart's parent involvement, sense of community, value-based learning, and academic focus. Teachers ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/08/13

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Arcadia schools — Barnhart School is located at 240 W Colorado Blvd, Arcadia CA 91007. 240 W Colorado Blvd is in the 91007 ZIP code in Arcadia, CA Barnhart School is a Private school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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