Cambria Center For The Gifted Child

  • Cambria Center's mission is to nurture, motivate and challenge gifted students to reach their potential intellectually, artistically, emotionally and socially.
  • We believe that if given the right environment, a child will reach new heights.
  • If given the tools, the proper community support and beliefs in self, all children will excel.
  • We believe in exposing our students to more than the basics and, therefore, offer an excellent academic program.
  • Our students are exposed to various arts to bring our creativity.
  • The cultures we expose our children to help develop pride within them, while understanding diversity.
  • We are preparing our students to be the leaders of tomorrow.
  • The program we offer also aims to teach them to be socially conscious and to give service to their community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students322 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Cambria Center For The Gifted Child Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBallet, Dance, Martial Arts, Track and FieldBalletDance,
Martial ArtsTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Architecture, Art, Chess, Drama, Modern Dance

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Cello, Drums, Piano, Steel Pan, Violin

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Ballet, karate, Track and Field

School Notes

  • Cambria Center's mission is to nurture, motivate and challenge gifted students to reach their potential intellectually, artistically, emotionally and socially. We believe that if given the right environment, a child will reach new heights. If given the tools, the proper community support and beliefs in self, all children will excel. We believe in exposing our students to more than the basics and, therefore, offer an excellent academic program. Our students are exposed to various arts to bring our creativity. The cultures we expose our children to help develop pride within them, while understanding diversity. We are preparing our students to be the leaders of tomorrow. The program we offer also aims to teach them to be socially conscious and to give service to their community.
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