Alexander Youth Network

6220 Thermal Road
Charlotte, NC 28211-0282
Tel: (704)366-8712
Grades: 1 - 8 | 36 students
Alexander was founded in 1888 in Charlotte as a women and children's rescue mission.
In 1945, the agency began transitioning to serve children with emotional and behavioral problems.
Alexander serves North Carolina children ages 5-18.
Children served in residential programs come from nearly three quarters of the counties in North Carolina.
Alexander provides a comprehensive array of children's behavioral healthcare services in four basic categories: outpatient, day treatment, residential, and community-based services.
Children ages 5 to 18 are referred to Alexander from North Carolina’s Area Mental Health programs, hospitals, physicians, parents, schools, county departments of social services and from the state’s juvenile justice system.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council for Exceptional Children
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 8

Student Body

Total Students 36 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 55%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Alexander Youth Network Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

School Notes:

Alexander was founded in 1888 in Charlotte as a women and children's rescue mission. In 1945, the agency began transitioning to serve children with emotional and behavioral problems. Alexander serves North Carolina children ages 5-18. Children served in residential programs come from nearly three quarters of the counties in North Carolina. Alexander provides a comprehensive array of children's behavioral healthcare services in three basic categories: outpatient, residential, and community-based services. Children ages 5 to 18 are referred to Alexander from North Carolina’s Area Mental Health programs, hospitals, physicians, parents, schools, county departments of social services and from the state’s juvenile justice system.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Charlotte United Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Charlotte United Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Charlotte United Christian Academy (0.8 miles away)
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  • Charlotte
    Charlotte United Christian Academy
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-12 | 166 students
    0.8 miles
    7640 Wallace Rd
    Charlotte, NC 28212
    (919)851-6411
    0.8PK-12
    166
  • Charlotte
    Grades: PK-9 | 246 students
    0.9 miles
    7700 Wallace Road
    Charlotte, NC 28212
    (704)568-7700
    0.9PK-9
    246
  • Charlotte
    Grades: 1-12 | 61 students
    1 miles
    6850 Monroe Rd
    Charlotte, NC 28212
    (704)535-8304
    11-12
    61
  • Charlotte
    Grades: 8-12 | 74 students
    1 miles
    7516 East Independence Blvd Suite 100
    Charlotte, NC 28227
    (704)569-1900
    18-12
    74
  • Charlotte
    Grades: KG-4 | 16 students
    1.1 miles
    7001 Wallace Rd Ste 400
    Charlotte, NC 28212
    (704)567-9445
    1.1KG-4
    16

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