Sunrise Middle opened in 2011 for students in 6th through 8th grades. The school offers a holistic and stimulating education that is an alternative to traditional school settings. On average, the school has an enrollment of 90 students per year.
The school provides students with a quality education as well as field trips after school and on weekends to enrich their lives. A few of the trips include surfing, rock climbing, hiking, horseback riding, caving, snow sledding, camping, and backpacking. The sports available at this time are soccer and football. After school enrichment programs include school newspaper, mosaic art, painting, YouTube, crocheting, knitting, board games, math support, art, dance, and current events.
Most parents are very excited to see their children enjoying attending school. The majority of parents expressed the teachers, staff and administration are providing a safe, nurturing learning environment and providing students with the desire to become life long learners. Students really enjoy going to school and had nothing but good comments regarding teachers and staff. The only complaint was that some students would like to see more offered.
The Academic Performance Index was not available at this time. The statewide goal is 800.
The California Standards Tests is used to learn if students are mastering core subjects. The various tests are given to 2nd through 11th grades in English, grades 2nd through 7th are given tests in math, and science tests are administered to students in grades 5th, 8th, and 10th, while history tests are given to students in 8th and 11th grades.
The percentage of students passing the exams was not available at the time of this writing.
According to the opinion of students and parents alike, the school is a wonderful place to learn and to grow. To ensure the environment and curriculum is right for your child, you should take a tour before enrollment.
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1149 East Julian St., Bldg. F
San Jose, CA 95116