Sheldon Academy Of Vermont Achievement Center

Tel: (802)775-2395
Grades: 3 - 12 | 19 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
Grades Offered Grades 3 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 19 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Sheldon Academy Of Vermont Achievement Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
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 Christ The King School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rutland
    Easter Seals Of Vermont
    All-girls  | Special Education School
    Grades: 10-12 | 4 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 854
    Rutland, VT 05702
    (802)747-0185
    010-12
    4
  • Rutland
    Christ The King School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 189 students
    0.2 miles
    60 S Main St
    Rutland, VT 05701
    (802)773-0500
    0.2PK-8
    189
  • Rutland
    Grades: PK-12 | 75 students
    0.5 miles
    112 Lincoln Ave
    Rutland, VT 05701
    (802)775-0709
    0.5PK-12
    75
  • Rutland
    Mount St Joseph Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 95 students
    0.9 miles
    127 Convent Ave
    Rutland, VT 05701
    (802)775-0151
    0.99-12
    95
  • Rutland
    Green Mountain Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 5-9 | 6 students
    0.9 miles
    158 Stratton Rd
    Rutland, VT 05701
    (802)775-3178
    0.95-9
    6

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