HOLY FAMILY SCHOOL

Go back
4850 PEARL AVE
SAN JOSE, CA 95136
Visit this school's website
Phone: 408-978-1355
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 0
  • Educational Climate: Average
  • Technology Measure: Not Reported
  • Type: Catholic
  • Grades: Preschool - 8th Grade
  • District:
  • Students/Teacher: 18:1
  • Students/Grade: 45.5
  • Number Students: 455
  • Number Teachers: 20
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: N/A
  • Poverty Level: 6 - 15.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Ms Gail Harrell
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (36 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (32 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 7
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2014-01-12
    "It appears that in November an effort was made to recruit a few happy families or faculty members who are also parents to post 5 star reviews. I would strongly urge prospective families to pay close attention to the earlier negative reviews. The primary grades are better than the upper grades and many people end up staying just because they don't want to switch schools after making friends and getting settled at a school but this school fosters a toxic environment. Kids and teachers bully children and there is no action taken. The administration is great at selling their story but there is no substance behind it; look into the specifics of their programs (such as Spanish, computers, art and music) and see that there is little depth. And, if you ever encounter a problem, they will do nothing to help you solve it. Don't get fooled by the PR ."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-11-10
    "We have had our children at Holy Family for the past decade and it is an excellent school. The community is welcoming, the administration is superb, and the teachers are caring. Is it perfect, no - but there is no school that is 100%. There have been isolated incidents of bullying, but these were dealt with fairly and swiftly and the school has a comprehensive anti-bullying program. Several parents have written poor reviews, but we would urge prospective families to see beyond the grudges of the few. Come to an open house at Holy Family and ask the students themselves if you want an unedited truthful answer about our school. Bottom line: we have found at Holy Family what hundreds of other families have found: great education, great values, and best of all, a wonderful community!"
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-11-08
    "I'm very happy w Holy Family. We had a bullying issue w my child and it was dealt with swiftly. They really encourage the children to communicate amongst each other. The academics are high and I am very happy with how my child is doing. I also love the sense of community here."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-11-04
    "Our family has been a member of the Holy Family School community for the last 5 years and have had a wonderful experience. Too many excellent factors to list: academic excellence and strong curriculum, helpful and supportive community, safe environment, small class sizes, individual attention to the students, communicative teachers & staff. We look forward to our kids growing up in the Holy Family School community and become very well prepared for their high school years. If you are looking for a place that is safe, nurturing, with strong academics and an amazing community, look no further."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-11-03
    "Holy Family is a wonderful school and community. I have been a part of this community for the last three years. I have loved the opportunities given to my two children. They have Spanish, music, art, and PE weekly. The technology available to the students is on going. There are projectors and doc cams in all the classrooms. My children are challenged both academically and faithfully. I am excited about the sense of community I feel every time I set foot on campus. I love the ministries, sports, extra curricular activities that are offered to the students. This community has strong parental involvement that focus on best interests for all students. I am a proud Holy Family parent, and I am so grateful for the opportunity my children have to grow in the Catholic faith at such an amazing school."
    Page 1 of 7
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2014 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Cecil Simon
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    408.­445.4164
    3150 Almaden Expressway,
    Suite 100
    San Jose, CA 95118
    Janice La Vergne
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­694.3323
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Maryella Avanes
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­568.0897
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Ric Bareng
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Andrew Dinh of Thao Dang's Team
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Sam Habib
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    408.­234.1500
    3150 Almaden Expressway,
    Suite 100
    San Jose, CA 95118
    Felicita Reichel
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    408.­445.4163
    3150 Almaden Expressway,
    Suite 100
    San Jose, CA 95118
    Melissa Demarest
    CENTURY 21 A-1 Network
    408.­224.7100
    3111 McLaughlin Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95121
    Nyrie Courtis
    CENTURY 21 Hallmark Realty
    408.­887.1524
    1898 Curtner Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95124
    Fariba Lance
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Rick Vague of Rick & Carol Vague
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1900
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Regina Lee
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    408.­892.2004
    3150 Almaden Expressway,
    Suite 100
    San Jose, CA 95118
    Thu Nguyen
    CENTURY 21 A-1 Network
    408.­224.7100
    3111 McLaughlin Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95121
    David Bukchin
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Andy Lee
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­262.0500
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Sandra Sample
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­829.8821
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Minh Duong
    CENTURY 21 A-1 Network
    408.­224.7100
    3111 McLaughlin Avenue
    San Jose, CA 95121
    Perfecto Belano
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Sana Zeglinski
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­644.7671
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Rawiya Shenouda
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­629.1101
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138
    Anoosh Sardariani
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    408.­482.7652
    3150 Almaden Expressway,
    Suite 100
    San Jose, CA 95118
    Adam Clark
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    408.­445.4113
    3150 Almaden Expressway,
    Suite 100
    San Jose, CA 95118
    Elise Erwin
    CENTURY 21 M&M and Associates
    800.­858.9111
    3150 Almaden Expressway,
    Suite 100
    San Jose, CA 95118
    Norma Hanani
    CENTURY 21 Alpha
    408.­230.5358
    5978 Silver Creek Valley Road
    Suite 50
    San Jose, CA 95138