Summit View School

6455 Coldwater Canyon Ave,
Valley Glen, CA, 91606-0916
     Tel: (818)623-6300
Grades: 3 - 12 | 140 students
Summit View School offers comprehensive elementary, middle and secondary school programs for students with learning differences.
An innovative and integrated curriculum, coupled with small class size and high teacher to student ratio, enables students to experience academic success.
Based on each student's learning profile, an individual instructional plan is designed to maximize his/her learning.
This instructional plan incorporates best practices, which are based on current research, and is re-assessed on an ongoing basis.
Learning comes alive through classroom and small group participatory, interactive, hands-on, multisensory instruction in a stimulating and motivating environment.
At Summit View, students are given the opportunity to achieve their fullest potential, prepare for post-secondary education, and experience success in the workplace.
The Elementary School concentrates on the acquisition of knowledge in the language arts, reading, mathematics, perceptual, and motor domains.
As the students progress, they begin to apply their basic skills in a variety of learning contexts and continue to develop the fundamental academic building blocks.
In the Middle School, students build on their repertoire of basic skills.
The strengthening of students' organization, time management, critical thinking skills and work habits are integral components of the program.
In the High School, the curriculum focuses on the student's integration, synthesis and application of their individual learning styles and the knowledge they have acquired.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 3 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 140 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Summit View School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Academy Of Amherst Jr-sr High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Jane Frances De Chantal (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Jane Frances De Chantal (0.1 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North HollywoodSt Jane Frances De Chantal
      (Roman Catholic)
    12950 Hamlin St
    North HollywoodCA91606
    (818)766-1714
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.1 mi | 302 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Van NuysLaurence School
    13639 Victory Boulevard
    Van NuysCA91401
    (818)782-4001
    0.9 mi | 317 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • Van NuysAcademy Of Amherst Jr-sr High School
    Alternative School
    Crewe St
    Van NuysCA91405
    (818)503-7869
    Alternative School
    1 mi | 14 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Van NuysChildrens Circle Nursery School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    6328 Woodman Ave
    Van NuysCA91401
    (818)782-9060
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    1 mi | 12 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • Van NuysA B C Little School
    6447 Woodman Ave
    Van NuysCA91401
    (818)786-5169
    1 mi | 12 students | Gr. PK-1                      

School Reviews

Recommended
1 year ago
This school has been the best for my son. His self esteem rose after the first week! The teachers are well aware of how to help these kids succeed with new technology and different teaching techniques. The art classes are terrific. The yearly musical is amazing and there is a verity of after school sports.
- Posted by Parent

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Los Angeles County, CA is $10,120 for elementary schools and $14,809 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Los Angeles County, CA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos
Summit View School - 07/28/2010 '537'

Summit View School
4 years ago

View more school videos