Sherwood Center For The Exceptional Child

7938 Chestnut,
Kansas City, MO, 64132-0641
     Tel: (816)363-4606
Grades: K - 12 | 36 students
Sherwood Center provides effective and innovative educational and therapeutic services for children and adults with autism and related disabilities.
Since 1974, hundreds of children and adults have made dramatic improvements in learning, language, and social development at Sherwood Center.
Sherwood's mission statement: Sherwood Center exists to empower children and adults with autism and related disabilities to maximize their potential in family and community life.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes

Student Body

Total Students 36 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 15%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Whitefield Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carver Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Carver Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
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  • Kansas CityCarver Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    7203 Paseo Blvd
    Kansas CityMO64132
    (816)361-1548
      (Christian)
    1.1 mi | 58 students | Gr. PK-7                      
  • Kansas CityCalvary Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    7500 Oak St
    Kansas CityMO64114
    (816)595-4020
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.7 mi | 166 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Kansas CityWhitefield Academy
      (Christian)
    8929 Holmes Road
    Kansas CityMO64131
    (816)444-3567
      (Christian)
    1.8 mi | 198 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • Kansas CityKansas City Academy
    7933 Main Street
    Kansas CityMO64114
    (816)444-5225
    1.8 mi | 75 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Kansas CitySt. Elizabeth Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    14 W 75th St
    Kansas CityMO64114
    (816)523-7100
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.9 mi | 461 students | Gr. K-9                      

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