Joan Macy School

Tel: (909)596-3173
Grades: 8 - 12 | 30 students
The Joan Macy School is a specialized non-public school serving the girls in the Residential Treatment Program.
Joan Macy operates with class sizes of twelve or less, taught by fully credentialed specialized instruction teachers.
There is a teacher's aide in each classroom and the curriculum includes vocational and life skills development and specialized programs to help students overcome their learning disabilities.
There is full coordination of therapeutic and educational services between the counseling staff at David & Margaret and the teachers at the Joan Macy School.
In addition to a full regiment of core academic classes, the Joan Macy School offers residents an array of specialized courses and program options.
These include consumer life skills, computer lab, woodworking, teacher assistant training, Spanish, art and photography, sewing and quilting, work experience/ROP, teacher assistant training.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Grades Offered Grades 8 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 30 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 73%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade Joan Macy School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Damien High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calvary Baptist Schools (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Calvary Baptist Schools (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Verne
    Damien High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 944 students
    0.2 miles
    2280 Damien Avenue
    La Verne, CA 91750
    (909)596-1946
    0.29-12
    944
  • La Verne
    Grades: PK-12 | 101 students
    0.5 miles
    2990 Damien Ave
    La Verne, CA 91750
    (909)593-4672
    0.5PK-12
    101
  • San Dimas
    Grades: PK-8 | 330 students
    0.5 miles
    124 S San Dimas Canyon Rd
    San Dimas, CA 91773
    (909)542-0449
    0.5PK-8
    330
  • San Dimas
    Grades: K-2 | 35 students
    1.3 miles
    730 E Foothill Blvd
    San Dimas, CA 91773
    (909)599-7774
    1.3K-2
    35
  • La Verne
    Lighthouse Baptist Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Baptist)
    Grades: K-12 | 68 students
    1.4 miles
    2600 N White Ave
    La Verne, CA 91750
    (909)596-0060
    1.4K-12
    68

School Reviews

Hey, I just want to say a big THANK YOU to JOAN MACY SCHOOL because you guys helped me a lot even though I struggled you guys still stood by my side. I really do appreciate that. You guys have always helped me on my work and sometimes even worked with me 1:1. Thanks.... -Ruthy Ann Harris
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 02/02/15

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