Visitation School

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171 W 239th St

Bronx, NY 10463

(718) 543-2250

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Catholic

Student Enrollment: 200

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

32 Parent Reviews for Visitation School

I was happy with th teachers from k-2nd grade. After that I learned my daughter was being bullied. 3rd gr. teacher justified it and said my child should learn to fit in. Teacherr stated, she's annoying because shes always hummimg songs under her breath...(???really) Most of the PTA is comprised of parents ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/13

The school has no sports team. I dont go to the school anymore the teachers are nice but there are kids that are a bad influence -a student

Posted by a other on 07/03/13

My child is going to the school and there is a group of kids that dont influence him correctly. The school is plain simple there is no physical ed. No real sports team and very unsatisfactory

Posted by a parent on 06/15/13

This is a great school!!!!!! Excellent for children, kids really learn @ Visitation. The teachers and staff very professional. Principal shows outstanding leadership and dedication to the children. My daughter look forward to going every day.

Posted by a parent on 04/12/13

I have two children in the school and am very happy. I read the reviews below and I feel for any kid who is being bullied, but I think compared to most schools the kids really treat each other well. Go to any schoolyard and watch the kids playing and you'll get a nice idea of how they are inside the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/28/12

This school offers nothing in academics that challenges the students. The principal is lazy, she has children for other grades monitor the younger grades. My daughter was bullied by her class, I had gone to the principal and she did nothing to stop the bulling. I had requested a meeting with the children's ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/11/11

This school offers an excellent Catholic education and high academic standards. One of the top rated schools in the Bronx. Principal shows outstanding leadership and dedication to the children for over 25 years.

Posted by a parent on 09/29/10

Academically the school promotes quantity over quality and the after-school program is limited and exclusive to certain better acclimated families as is the "honors" programs. The faculty does not update its teaching methods and they are unwilling to speak with parents who cannot wiggle their way into ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/18/10

I am disappointed in Visitation School. The teachers are well meaning but, they are not giving as much to the children as they could. There is no music program. There is no real sports program. There is not even a real physical education program. The principal has become complacent over the years. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/08/08

I have been a part of the Visitation community for 14 years. 2 kids have gone on to a Great High School and College while another is currently enrolled. The Principal down to the faculty is top notch.

Posted by a parent on 10/29/08

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Bronx schools — Visitation School is located at 171 W 239th St, Bronx NY 10463. 171 W 239th St is in the 10463 ZIP code in Bronx, NY The school district for Visitation School is the Archdiocese Of New York. Visitation School is a Catholic school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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