Sparhawk School

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259 Elm St

Amesbury, MA 01913

(978) 388-5354

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Grades: PK - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 150

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

41 Parent Reviews for Sparhawk School

You can see from the reviews that this school is somewhat polarizing. That's because Sparhawk is great for some kids and parents and not for others. If your child is having a hard time firing into the public system or a larger school Sparhawk can be a great place for them to learn and thrive - in particular ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/13/13

I taught at Sparhawk for many years and then I left to publish books and consult in the field of education. After visiting dozens of schools over the past few years, I can confidently say that Sparhawk is an amazing place for teaching and learning. The teachers are there to help students on a deep level, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/09/13

There are not words that can describe sparhawk school the teachers are all kind and have a genuine understanding and respect for kids! The schools academics are out standing and it is a shame all kids dont get this kind of learning experience. Having been to sparkawk school i know first hand that it ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 11/09/12

A truly inspiring school where teachers love teaching and children are part of a community surrounded by respect and encouragement. My son is highly motivated in part because his teachers never fail to challenge him or encourage him to take risks. A nurturing enviornment for all learning styles and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/18/12

I recently changed schools and let me tell you that this school was AWFUL. I am back with normal people and I have been getting much better grades since I transfered! The people here were very suspicious...the teachers would converse with the SOME students and give them chances to make up papers or turn ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/22/12

The parent posting in regards to students wearing slippers is likely referring to the blatant disregard for basic health needs such as having students in slippers when the heat has stopped working, children out in the cold and rain without appropriate attire. The comments referring to the school as ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/24/12

My child recently completed 8 years of schooling at the Sparhawk School. I can t imagine a better place for a child to grow up, learn and become the quality of human beings that our world needs more of. He is a respectful, thoughtful, curious, intelligent and tolerant child, all of which were qualities ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/19/12

Here is the difference between a Sparhawk student and the parent who previously posted: A Sparhawk student judges people by the content of his or her character, not by what he or she is wearing. Those slipper wearing students are loving, kind, creative thinking individuals who go on to college prepared ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 07/16/12

I hope people these reviews before sending their child here. The school lacks stability as stated below. Usually they are wearing pajamas occasionally slippers. To say that I am horrified is putting it mildly.

Posted by a parent on 07/13/12

My daughter is a high school student at Sparhawk, and what a difference this school and the teachers have made in her life. I feel like I have my daughter back, she is interested in learning again and is excelling as a result. I witnessed my daughter become a leader, speaker, writer, researcher, and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/12/12

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Amesbury schools — Sparhawk School is located at 259 Elm St, Amesbury MA 01913. 259 Elm St is in the 01913 ZIP code in Amesbury, MA Sparhawk School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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