Elliott Institute

2506 Foothill Blvd
La Crescenta, CA 91214-0912
Tel: (818)236-3603
Grades: 1-12 | 20 students
The Elliott Institute is a certified Non-Public School and Clinic specializing in academic, language, and behavior intervention as well as treatment of children with special needs.
We offer an Integrated Educational Program which includes academics, language and behavior intervention.
There is limited enrollment for 3 classrooms.
Our classroom ratio is 2:1.
1:1 Aides are provided per IEP's.
Our goal is to return the students to full inclusions with or without an aide or to the special education classroom in their own neighborhood schools.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council for Exceptional Children
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
California Association of Private Special Education Schools (CAPSES)
Grades Offered Grades 1-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Programs Supported autism, fragile-X, Rett
Year Founded 2000

Student Body

Total Students 20 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Elliott Institute Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes We contract with various school districts.
Admissions Director Alicia A. Elliott
Admissions Associate Laura Hodge

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Monica Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Redeemer School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Robbin's Nest Preschool (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Montrose
    Holy Redeemer School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 165 students
    0.6 miles
    2361 Del Mar Rd
    Montrose, CA 91020
  • Montrose
    St. Monica Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 1-12 | 229 students
    0.6 miles
    2361 Del Mar Rd.
    Montrose, CA 91020
  • La Crescenta
    Robbin's Nest Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 85 students
    0.7 miles
    2912 & 2920 Honolulu Ave
    La Crescenta, CA 91214
  • Montrose
    Montrose Christian Montessori
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: K-6 | 98 students
    0.8 miles
    2545 Honolulu Ave
    Montrose, CA 91020
  • Montrose
    Armenian Sisters Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 300 students
    0.9 miles
    2361 Florencita Ave
    Montrose, CA 91020

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