Challenger School

510-739-0300
35487 Dumbarton Ct
Newark, CA 94560
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Because You Know the Value of Education
Challenger School is an independent private school focused on academic excellence, individual achievement, critical thinking skills, and self-reliance. Our curriculum is built on the foundations of knowledge: language arts, math, and logic. Early mastery of these basics prepares students for advanced studies and learning at an accelerated pace. Our uniquely structured classes yield astonishing results. Challenger students achieve scores on average in the 90th percentile on the national Stanford Achievement Test (SAT). This means that our average student outperforms nine out of ten students who take that test. Challenger School offers preschool through eighth grade programs. Come tour our beautiful campus, learn about our renowned programs, and meet our amazing staff.
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Customer Reviews (8 reviews)

harker

on Citysearch Feb 14, 2010
My son went to challenger school. Good thing is they have good reading program. Rest is pretty bad. They bring on board really low quality indian teachers(who cant speak english very well themselves). Since they... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch May 16, 2008
Great academic program but could use more extracuricular / enrichment type classes. By further cutting down on those, the fun will completel... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 15, 2007
My boy is 6 now and joined Challenger for about 4 months. We noticed that he has difficulties on developing his thinking power. He has good ... (more)

seifsitas

on Citysearch Jan 17, 2007
As a teacher and a parent of a pre-school age student I am embarrassed that I sent my child to Challenger. The incredible academic pressure on these little children is in complete contrast to what students can achieve... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Aug 01, 2006
My daughter enrolled to the pre-K program for less than a year. By now, most of teachers can call my daughter with her name. They do pay a... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 09, 2005
Challenger Schools as well as montessorri schools really focus attention on learning. This particular Challenger School is really nice becau... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 07, 2005
This school has a good Phonics program. Cildren as young as 4 are reading at school. Science, Math, Music are other subjects that are taught... (more)

Contributor

on Citysearch Oct 02, 2005
More than 20 private schools throughout the Western U.S. focus on education from preschool through eighth grade. (more)

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