Joan Macy School

1350 3rd St,
La Verne, CA, 91750-0917
Tel: (909)596-3173
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
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 8 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 26 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 73%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Joan Macy School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
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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  • La Verne Damien High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    2280 Damien Avenue
    La Verne , CA , 91750
    (909)596-1946
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  944  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • La Verne
    Calvary Baptist Schools
    (Baptist)
    2990 Damien Ave
    La Verne , CA , 91750
    (909)593-4672
    (Baptist)
    0.5  mi  |  78  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • San Dimas Holy Name Of Mary Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    124 S San Dimas Canyon Rd
    San Dimas , CA , 91773
    (909)542-0449
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  312  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • La Verne La Verne KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3602 Wheeler Ave.
    La Verne , CA , 91750
    (909)596-8200
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |  9  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • La Verne
    Lighthouse Baptist Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Baptist)
    2600 N White Ave
    La Verne , CA , 91750
    (909)596-0060
    Special Program Emphasis (Baptist)
    1.3  mi  |  68  students  |  Gr.  K-12

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