The Neilson Academy

2528 Canyon Dr,
Los Angeles, CA, 90068-0900
Tel: (323)467-6659
The Neilson Academy is a licensed private school, specializing in the education of students who are actively pursuing their goals in life.
The school is designed to help every student really GET an education.
We know that students may need a number of approaches to accomplish their goals: specific study skills, individualized programs, one-on-one help, or special schedules.
The Neilson Academy can provide that help.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia/Language-based or Mild Learning
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 14 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $700
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Linda Neilson

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Immaculate Heart High School & Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Immaculate Heart High School & Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Applied Scholastics Academy Of Hollywood (1.3 miles away)
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  • Los Angeles Immaculate Heart High School & Middle School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    5515 Franklin Ave
    Los Angeles , CA , 90028
    (323)461-3651
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  739  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Los Angeles
    Applied Scholastics Academy Of Hollywood
    Alternative School
    6336 Hollywood Blvd
    Los Angeles , CA , 90028
    (818)660-7681
    Alternative School
    1.3  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Los Angeles
    Hollywood Los Feliz Corners Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1839 N Kenmore Avenue
    Los Angeles , CA , 90027
    (323)661-3448
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Los Angeles
    Komitas Day Care
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1645 N Normandie Avenue
    Los Angeles , CA , 90027
    (323)666-1520
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  PK-NS
  • Los Angeles
    Assistance League Of Southern California
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1375 N St Andrews Pl
    Los Angeles , CA , 90028
    (323)464-4063
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  K

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