Cheerful Helpers Therapeutic School

3300 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90010-0900
     Tel: (213)387-7252
Grades: NS - K | 15 students
This preschool-kindergarten program is for children, ages 3-6, with high-functioning autism, aspergers, attachment disorders, developmental delays, and processing, learning and emotional difficulties.
The developmental, relationship-based treatment approach is accomplished through a combination of educational, sensory-motor, communication, psycho-dynamic and family systems interventions.
The children attend school five days per week, in small language-rich classes, with a 1:2 staff: student ratio and a dedicated multi-disciplinary team of special education teachers and therapists.
All parents participate in family therapy, as well as a weekly parent group.
School-based occupational and speech therapy are also provided as needed.
Cheerful Helpers is both a private and a fully certified Non-Public School (NPS)

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 15 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 44%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Ellen K. Reinstein, LCSW

School Notes:

www.cheerfulhelpers.org

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pilgrim School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Horizon School-los Angeles Campus (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is New Horizon School-los Angeles Campus (0.4 miles away)
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  • Los AngelesNew Horizon School-los Angeles Campus
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    Los AngelesCA 90020
    (213)480-3145
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    0.4 mi | 83 students | Gr. PK-6                      
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    Los AngelesCA 90005
    (213)739-5744
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  • Los AngelesPilgrim School
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    Los AngelesCA 90020
    (213)385-7351
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    0.5 mi | 399 students | Gr. NS-12                      
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    Los AngelesCA 90006
    (213)389-1155
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