Sheldon Academy Of Vermont Achievement Center

Po Box 6283,
Rutland, VT, 05702-0570
Tel: (802)775-2395
Grades: 1 - 12 | 32 students
Sheldon Academy is a state-licensed co-educational, therapeutic day-treatment and special education program for children 6 to 18 years of age.
Sheldon Academy’s mission is to create a safe, therapeutic learning community that fosters hope and supports a student’s social, emotional and academic growth for successful transition back to public school.
The staff is highly trained to deal effectively with troubled youngsters who have emotional and other disabilities.
There are special educators to implement individualized education plans (IEPs), behavioral specialists who focus on improving student behaviors and therapists who counsel children and parents and address the most pressing needs that prevent students from being successful in public school.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 32 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 7%
Students by Grade Sheldon Academy Of Vermont Achievement Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Easter Seals Of Vermont (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christ The King School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Upper Valley Waldorf School (27.3 miles away)
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  • Rutland Easter Seals Of Vermont
    All-girls | Special Education School
    Po Box 854
    Rutland , VT , 05702
    (802)747-0185
    All-girls | Special Education School
    0  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Rutland
    Christ The King School
    (Roman Catholic)
    60 S Main St
    Rutland , VT , 05701
    (802)773-0500
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  214  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Rutland
    Rutland Area Christian School
    (Christian)
    112 Lincoln Ave
    Rutland , VT , 05701
    (802)775-0709
    (Christian)
    0.5  mi  |  76  students  |  Gr.  K-11
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    Green Mountain Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    158 Stratton Rd
    Rutland , VT , 05701
    (802)775-3178
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.8  mi  |  6  students  |  Gr.  5-9
  • Rutland
    Mount St. Joseph Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    127 Convent Ave
    Rutland , VT , 05701
    (802)775-0151
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  86  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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