Public Safety Academy Reviews
Rating 3.92 out of 5 26 reviews
Public Safety Academy is a good school and it prepares you for college. They have a lot of dual enrollment classes so while you attend you'll also be taking classes at Solano Community College. If you're interested in pursuing a career in the Public Safety Field they also provide resources to help you get started. Firefighters, cops, etc frequently visit the campus and provide students with more information about the jobs. The school has a lot of structure so you wear a uniform and address your teachers as sir and mam. The students are referred to as cadets and every morning before school we have formation similar to like the military. The school has a 100% graduation rate and usually, all the seniors go on to college or the military. But besides the educational aspect, I feel like the school needs to work on the school environment. My main problem with the school is that they don't address the frequent racism that occurs on campus daily. The administration tries to ignore the issue.
Public Safety Academy is a great school for students who are hard workers and are goal-oriented thinkers. Though it doesn't have sports at the school, it still has a lot of experiences that you can get nowhere else.
Very safe and motivating environment in regards to school work. The teachers always want the student to do their best and have the best interest for them. Extra help is always available. Staff is usually busy but is managed well and opinions are heard.
There are a lot of different opinions on Public Safety Academy. The school is a very safe environment but the older people on the campus are so disrespectful towards you. Rules are outrageous. But overall, since Ive been at this school since it had opened, its something that Im very used too. Some teachers are willing to help you get prepared for your future and some just don´t even know what they are teaching.
Overall, this school is average at best. Some of the teachers aren't that well trained or they just don't seem interested in what they do. Events at this school aren't the best either, because of the lack of funding. The school is also devoid of sports, which could be huge when deciding which school to go too. The staff are annoying, getting mad at students just because they can. Academics is alright, with some AP courses available.
The discipline that one develops, along with the leadership charisma gained from being a cadet here, are character traits that can be easily gained. It is such an outstanding school. From involved and caring teachers to fun and challenging lessons. From the six pillars of character to being a family school. This is a school like no other.
My experience at the Public Safety Academy was average, not the worst or the best. Things that I would like to see change is that 100% graduation pass. They are will to bend the school rules so that every student in the grade can graduate. It's unrealistic and it cheats people could of the reality of life. Another thing that I would like to see change is having formation every day. Honestly most of the announcements that are given outside and be given over the intercom. Sometimes when it is really cold that when the announcements are the longest and at that point everyone is getting restless. What I thought was good was some of the teachers. Most of the teachers create a good bond between the students and makes the environment safer and better.
I believe the teachers at The Public Safety Academy are great at what they do and have great relationships with their students. I also believe the courses are great, but there is very a small selection in electives available and many students complain about that. There is also a small amount of clubs and sports, and there is not much focus on it. A big reason for this is because the campus is simply not big enough to support extracurricular activities. Along with that there is a lower population of students compared to other high schools, so everyone knows everybody. Some people take this as a good thing, others don't. PSA doesn't give you the "high school experience" but I still believe it is a great school that focuses on education and it is probably the dream school to a student wanting to pursue a career in public safety. The biggest problem I can acknowledge is lack of in-school events and communication.
The Public Safety Academy is the perfect place to build project based learning skills, respect, and discipline. It is a military based school that gives you a foundation to prepare you for life outside of high school. One thing I would change however, is the quality of our food.
The Public Safety Academy is a very good school and you can learn some things that you might not learn at other schools.
This school promotes conversation to discuss topics in a civil way that creates a deep understanding and change of perspective.
The Public Safety Academy is a great school to go to if you are looking for something different. Its not like most middle/high schools but what it lacks in "the typical high school experience" it makes up in the life long relationships you make with community member and staff .
The Public Safety Academy isn't your average school, you get a diverse group of student who grow up together from elementary all through high school and that is every special, because we actually do get to know each other and become a family. You have great staff member who you can go and talk to and as a student, you know that they will care.
Public Safety Academy truly is a great school that provides rigorous academics as well as a intimate atmosphere. The school is only currently 5 years old but as each year goes by the program improves more and more. I started school as a sixth grader and am now a sophomore and will end up being apart of the third graduating class. The teachers here truly all care for their students and help all that come to them. Even though each grade is fairly small compared to other high schools it allows for the teachers to build great relationships with each and every student. The academics here, although focused on public safety fields, ready you for any and all careers.
The Public Safety Academy is a para military school. It teaches their cadets a form of discipline in order to prepare them for the future. What I like about this school is the understanding and bond between the teachers and students. The teachers at this school actually take time to help each student that needs help, even if they don’t seem like they need it. The students at this school are also different than those in other schools. We have high ethical standards that we all follow, we hardly have any issues and when we do it quickly gets solve. However, what I would change about our school is the campus size. I feel that our campus is too small for all the grades 5 through 12.
Some of the things I liked of the PSA was that they kept us the students in order and on check . Although some students can agree that there was some very unfair moments because of teachers there. There wasn't much liberty like a regular high school .
The staffs and students are very friendly. It has a accepting atmosphere that makes learning easier because of its environment.