The Gladys H Oberle School

404 Willis Street, PO Box 801,
Fredericksburg, VA, 22401-0224
     Tel: (540)372-6710
Grades: 6 - 12 | 43 students
The Oberle School is designed to meet the needs of middle and high school special education students who are not achieving to their potential in the public-school setting.
 Our trained and experienced staff designs and implements an educational program that enables each student with significant academic, social, emotional and behavioral deficiencies to achieve his or her academic, behavior and transition goals.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Disabilities, Emotional Disabilities, Autism,OHI, Intellectual Disabilities, Other Health Impaired
Year Founded 1991

Student Body

Total Students 43 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 41%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade The Gladys H Oberle School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 4 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Daily rate varies by service and is usually paid by referring school system, FAPT, Dept of Juvenile Justice or Social Services. We do not accept private pay.
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Pamela Simms
Admissions Associate Dawna Vaughn

School Notes:

ERI has operated an alternative, special education day school since 1991. The Oberle School is licensed by the VA Dept of Education and accredited with commendation through VAISEF. We specialize in serving the unique needs of students diagnosed with serious emotional disturbance, learning disabilities, intellectual disabilities,multiple disabilities, Autism and other health impairments. The school's primary goal is to equip students with the academic and social skills that will enable them to successfully return to the public school setting. Our secondary goal is to prepare students to successfully transition from school to post-secondary education/training and employment.

Profile last updated: 09/01/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Michael The Archangel High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Marshall School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Childrens House Of Old Town (1.4 miles away)
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