Southwestern Academy

School Overview


2800 Monterey Rd

San Marino, CA 91108

(626) 799-5010

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Grades: 6 - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 140

Students Per Teacher: 8

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Southwestern Academy

This is such an amazing school! I started this fall and am an international student. The school is just fantastic. The teachers are really caring, well prepared and the dorm parents made me feel like a part of the group from the beginning. We have activities on the weekend that really are the best. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/19/12

I am currently a student at this school. I would like to inform all parents to send their kids to another boarding school if possible. About half of the staff are unqualified and their is a huge problem with favoritism among the teachers towards students. The facilities that the students will use daily ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/12/12

This is a very good school. The faculty are devoted and caring. The small class sizes allow students to receive the attention and help they need.

Posted by a other on 12/03/10

I have never seen a worse run school. After reading their website and receiving information regarding the school, I was looking forward to having my child receive the personalized attention he needed. Little did I know that with the small classes came unqualified teachers, angry staff members, and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/12/10

This is a good school. Not for everyone. I wanted my son to have the individual attention small classes can provide. The fact that the students come form all over the world is just a plus. The staff is firm but caring, just what I want to see when my son is so far away.

Posted by a parent on 12/09/09

This school is terrible. Our experience was the exact opposite of its mission statement. It felt very punitive, negative, harsh, uncaring and seemed to be oriented for the convenience of the staff rather than the achievement of the students oriented. For this much tuition! it was a very bad experience ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/21/09

So far I am extremely pleased with my son's happiness at Southwestern Academy. He loves to wear nice clothes to school and has had a lot of help with his classes during study hall. At the high school he was going to attend they were going to put him in remedial courses, but at Southwestern after testing, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/15/08

This is the worst private school I've ever been to. The staff is not friendly nor helpful at all. The campus is extremely small. I will not send my daughter to this school.

Posted by a parent on 04/29/08

This is a wonderful school in San Marino ...

Posted by a parent on 11/22/06

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San Marino schools — Southwestern Academy is located at 2800 Monterey Rd, San Marino CA 91108. 2800 Monterey Rd is in the 91108 ZIP code in San Marino, CA Southwestern Academy is a Private school that serves grade levels 6 - 12.
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