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1820 N 16th St

Clarinda, IA 51632

(712) 542-3103

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Grades: 7 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 209

Students Per Teacher: 10

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7 Parent Reviews for Clarinda Academy

Getting away and out of this place...soon will not be soon enough. The pettyness is so unreal and the, unreal ( and not in a good way )

Posted by a parent on 07/07/11

I would like to say that this is a great school and program! I was one of the first few students and Eagle members. I have the utmost respect for the staff and the program as it has helped in leading me to become the person I am today. It is my belief that the Clarinda Academy is not there to make you ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/25/11

I was at clarinda academy for over 2 1/2 years and sucessfully grauated from there and the experience i had there changed my life all because i finally had people that believe in what i can do and what im capable of doing and im in college and thinking about joining the national guard

Posted by a student on 01/29/10

I am a probation offficer that sends wards to Clarinda. Their education is above standard for most residential placements. Many of my wards were seriously behind in school when first going to CA. There, they were given the individual attetion they needed. Keep up the good work. KM

Posted by a other on 04/26/08

The Clarinda Aademy puts to much imphasis on petty behavioral issues like cussing and general conversations. The 7 levels will do NOTHING for noboby right when the student is taken from the situation.It is an unrealistic approach.

Posted by a parent on 03/23/08

I have to disagree with the negative feedback given about the Academy. I am an employee working directly with the kids there and we do focus on the 'here and now' but also spend a great deal of time preparing these kids for what we all know is out there for them to face. We get calls from past students ...  Read more

Posted by a staff on 01/19/06

I think Clarinda Academy has a dream in mind and not a realistic goal when it comes to education. Students are held within a classroom setting that is nothing like the classroom setting they are used to and the one they will be going back to when they leave the Academy. Clarinda Academy is teaching students ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 10/19/05

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Clarinda schools — Clarinda Academy is located at 1820 N 16th St, Clarinda IA 51632. 1820 N 16th St is in the 51632 ZIP code in Clarinda, IA The school district for Clarinda Academy is the Clarinda Comm School District. Clarinda Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 12.
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