Atkinson Youth Services School

3600 Fair Oaks Blvd,
Sacramento, CA, 95864-0958
Tel: (916)977-3790
Grades: K - 12 | 48 students
Our mission at Atkinson Youth Services School is to provide a safe supportive environment where students are empowered to become lifelong learners and responsible citizens.
Atkinson Youth Services School is a non-public school that provides specialized instruction to students with an Emotional Disturbance Disability and/or Specific Learning Disability.
The program also serves Mental Retardation, Autism, Other Health Impaired, and Speech and Language designations.
The program is designed to stimulate children to want to learn, to problem solve with others, and develop independent skills.
It is the goal that each student achieves his or her maximum potential educationally, emotionally, and socially.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Emotionally Disturbed, Specific Learning Disabled, Mental Retardation, Autism, Other Health Impaired, and Speech and Language designations
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 48 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 62%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Atkinson Youth Services School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Johann Rubia-Miller, Principal
Admissions Associate Lindsay Martinson, V.Principal

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Badminton, Basketball, Football, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBadmintonBasketball,
FootballSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,

School Notes:

  • K through 12 grade levels with a population of 48 students
  • Four open classes with a 4:1 ratio, credentialed teacher in each class
  • State required curriculum in all subject matter
  • Adopted SRA, Reading Master, and Corrective Reading as our supplemental reading program
  • Psychiatrist consulting, assessing, and evaluations of medications
  • Consulting psychologist in behavior support
  • Psychologist providing educational testing and assessment
  • Speech and language services by a certified pathologist
  • Work experience earning credits and ROP participation with the San Juan District
  • Transition and Vocational planning and related coursework
  • Community based instruction
  • Independent instruction in GED course work
  • Social skill curriculum, enhanced clubs, and after school programs
  • Breakfast and lunch provided free for all students
  • Door to door transportation
  • Extended school year
  • State of the art computer lab
  • Tutoring services
  • Summer Elective Program including classes such as: swimming, gardening, dance, piano, driver's education, career education, music appreciation and more
  • Mentoring program
  • Extra-curricular activities

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is River Valley School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sacramento Country Day School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sacramento Country Day School (1 miles away)
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