Barnstable Academy

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8 Wright Way

Oakland, NJ 07436

(201) 651-0200

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Grades: 5 - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 84

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

37 Parent Reviews for Barnstable Academy

Barnstable Academy has been great for our daughter. She is very happy there and the small class rooms and warm, nurturing environment has been great for her. She is more motivated and confident in every way, which we value very much. A small school is not for everyone, but has been great for our daughter.

Posted by a parent on 09/16/14

Yes, this is the haven to send your underachieving little darling in the desperate hopes that if they attended a high school straight out of a TV-sitcom (no real schoolwork to do , goofball teachers, lots of partying and the occasional flashmob dance number) , they'll finally start producing what all ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/30/14

Barnstable Academy is a great school for people who can not excel in a public school environment. It is small and the scheduling is simple. The extracurricular activities give you an opportunity to find out what you like and open your eyes to talents you wouldn't have known about otherwise. however, ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 03/26/14

My daughter has attended Barnstable Academy for four years and is in her last year. Coming from a large school where gifted students and special needs students receive the most attention, I felt my daughter was "falling through the cracks." After attending BA for only a short time, she blossomed, regained ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/07/13

My daughter attended Barnstable Academy from middle school throughout her high school years. Their unique teaching style enabled her to attain her high school diploma and she has gone on to studying direct health care at one of our schools. She will be interning at a local hospital in January as well ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/04/13

My son is in his second year at Barnstable, it has been a great experience for him academically. He really enjoys his teachers, who are attentive, caring and always available to help. The small class size and extra help have been a great support for him.

Posted by a parent on 10/23/13

Our daughter is in her second year at Barnstable. Not only does she love the school ~ she is thriving academically and socially. The benefits include small classes, extra help, but most importantly, the teachers are inspiration and passionate about about their work.

Posted by a parent on 09/29/13

Our daughter just completed her 2nd year at Barnstable: she will be a senior next year. We have been exceptionally happy with the care and attention she has received at Barnstable. The teachers and administration have been exceptionally caring and helpful throughout the two years. On the eve of our ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/27/13

My child entered Barnstable in high school after performing poorly in our public school. He may never be an A student but he has his self-esteem back an is happy to go to school.

Posted by a parent on 10/17/12

My 7th grader loves going to school every day. My husband and I are thrilled!

Posted by a parent on 10/17/12

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Oakland schools — Barnstable Academy is located at 8 Wright Way, Oakland NJ 07436. 8 Wright Way is in the 07436 ZIP code in Oakland, NJ Barnstable Academy is a Private school that serves grade levels 5 - 12.
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