Charis Youth Center

Tel: (530)477-9800
Grades: 7-12 | 18 students
Charis Youth Center's mission is to provide therapeutic, residential, educational, and vocational services to the Learning Disabled and Emotionally Challenged population between the ages of 13-22 years.
This special-needs population includes adolescents and their families; adolescents in transition to lesser restrictive environments through the Transitional Housing Program; case-managed, independent-living young adults, 18-22 years of age; and re-entry young adults in preparation and linkage to community-support agencies for their transition into society as productive and contributing citizens.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Grades Offered Grades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students 18 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Charis Youth Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(polo shirt and jeans/slacks)

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Education is paid by the student's district.
Admissions Director Sherry Shewcraft
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