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.: 19%
Students by Grade Alexander Youth Network Students 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 Evelyn Mack Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Evelyn Mack Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Charlotte Preparatory School (1.2 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CharlotteEvelyn Mack Academy
    6850 Monroe Rd
    CharlotteNC28212
    (704)535-8304
    1 mi | 61 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • CharlotteTrinity Christian Preparatory School
      (Christian)
    7516 East Independence Blvd Suite 100
    CharlotteNC28227
    (704)569-1900
      (Christian)
    1 mi | 74 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • CharlotteFriends School Of Charlotte
      (Friends)
    7001 Wallace Rd Ste 400
    CharlotteNC28212
    (704)567-9445
      (Friends)
    1.1 mi | 16 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • CharlotteCharlotte Preparatory School
    212 Boyce Rd
    CharlotteNC28211
    (704)366-5994
    1.2 mi | 246 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MatthewsThe School At Thompson
    Alternative School
    6801 Saint Peters Ln
    MatthewsNC28105
    (704)644-4380
    Alternative School
    1.3 mi | 39 students | Gr. 1-10                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
What to Research Before Choosing a Private School
What to Research Before Choosing a Private School
When making an important decision that will impact the lives of your children, you need to have all the facts in place. We compiled a list of the most important factors to consider when choosing a final private school for your child.
What Do They Teach?
As you evaluate schools, take time to explore fully what the schools which you are looking at teach.
What Do I Do When....? Part 2
Here are some more answers and resources to help you deal with tough questions such as "What do I do when my child doesn't test well?"
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Charlotte, NC is $13,424 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Charlotte, NC is 75% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos