New Bridge School

12285 Oak Knoll Rd,
Poway, CA, 92064-0920
     Tel: (858)679-5744
Grades: K - 8 | 69 students
NewBridge School is designed for students with language-based learning disabilities.
We specialize in teaching students with average to above average intelligence who require different instructional methods.
Our teachers are expert in balancing high academic standards with supportive, analytical teaching styles.
We provide strategy-based instruction: we teach students HOW to learn rather than simply going through the materials.
We integrate Speech and Language and Occupational Therapy into the classroom to maximize progress.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-based Learning Disabilities
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 69 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade New Bridge School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 99%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(clean and neat)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $19,500
Tuition Notes tuition schedule available upon request
Acceptance Rate 70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Steven Mayo

School Notes:

  • Strategy-based - we teach students how to learn.
  • Transitional - our students learn to be effective, efficient, successful learners, prepared to move on to more "traditional" environments.
  • Analytical teaching methodologies - we determine how each individual learns best, then teach him/her to use that learning style to their advantage.
  • Self-advocacy - our students learn to be responsible for their learning, to understand their strengths as well as their differences.
  • We teach Language, Learning, Memory, Social Skills, Self-Concept strategies.
  • We maintain a balanced female/male population.

Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Halstrom High School-San Diego (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Growing Place Montessori Preschool (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Growing Place Montessori Preschool (0.6 miles away)
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    (858)679-1554
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    0.6 mi | 9 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
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    12310 9th St
    PowayCA92064
    (858)679-9949
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    0.7 mi | 14 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • PowayDiscovery Isle Child Development Center
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    PowayCA92064
    (858)536-1400
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    1.2 mi | 13 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
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    13168 Poway Rd
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    (858)748-5519
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  • PowayDiscovery Isle
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    2.1 mi | 7 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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