Santa Cruz, CA – Learning is a unique experience for everybody, and learners should be accorded the opportunity to explore their strengths and passions. Pacific Sands Academy (located in Santa Cruz County) provides this freedom to students in California and throughout the United States. The goal of this school is to provide students (grades 1-12) with a flexible and stress-free learning environment through programs designed for ultimate freedom in educational pursuits.
The school’s programs ensure that the students get the most out of their learning experience without the usually associated stress. Students and parents get to pick which education paths are most suited for them and enjoy customized learning methods tailored to fit their individual needs. The school has helped many students who find it hard to conform to the confines of the traditional public school system.
One parent commented on her daughter’s experience and wrote, “Pacific Sands Academy has helped my teen so much. It allowed her to focus on and work on subjects that are important to her, while working on her portfolio, while enjoying it. This was an opportunity that lacked in her previous school. Pacific Sands has helped my daughter in more ways than the typical public school did. Public school felt like a waste of time and felt obnoxious to her as well. I highly recommend Pacific Sands– way more than any traditional school.”
Pacific Sands Academy appreciates the impact of self-directed learning in igniting the passion for education among students. Through the institution’s independent studies Santa Cruz programs, teachers guide students to identify their interests and passions and use these passions to find ways to meet the credit requirements required to graduate from high school. Given that the students study what they like, self-directed learning proves to be very effective in most cases. Many parents whose kids enroll in the school’s independent learning program admit to having previously not seen their children as being passionate about learning.
The school also offers the highly sought after High School Credit Recovery Program to help students complete required credits for graduation. Many students who enroll in Pacific Sands Academy’s Credit Recovery Program have seen their grades significantly improve. This program owes part of its success to the relaxed environment in which the students get to learn.
Through its K-6 program, Pacific Sands Academy provides homeschooling Santa Cruz CA services for elementary-aged children. The K-6 program gives children homeschool support and curriculum guidance from a qualified and accredited California homeschool teacher.
Parents and prospective learners can find more information about the services, programs, and enrollment procedures of Pacific Sands Academy from the school’s website. For inquiries, they can get in touch with the Academy’s director at (831) 515-8250. Pacific Sands Academy’s home office is located in Scotts Valley, California but serves K-12 students from all over the United States and internationally.
Pacific Sands Academy
216 Mt. Herman Road Suite E
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