Blue Ridge Autism & Achievement Center

312 Whitwell Dr
Roanoke, VA 24019-0240
Tel: (540)366-7399
Grades: PK - 8 | 31 students
Founded in 1975 and accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, The Achievement Center is a private day school offering a highly structured program for students with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorder.
Classes have a 5:1 student/teacher ratio.
The Achievement Center offers a full time day school program for students in kindergarten through ninth grade as well as a summer program and tutoring program.
The Achievement Center is dedicated to teaching children with specific learning disabilities.
The school creates an environment where children develop necessary skills to achieve success.
To provide individualized instruction to children with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorder in a loving and nurturing environment.
The Achievement Center is a day school offering a highly structured program for students with learning disabilities and attention deficit disorder.
The purpose of The Achievement Center is to provide each student with individual learning experiences aimed at promoting his/her growth and development.
Staff members firmly believe that each student must be offered a variety of experiences based upon his/her need and capability.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 31 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Blue Ridge Autism & Achievement Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eastern Appalachian Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Community High School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Baptist Church Child Development Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roanoke
    Eastern Appalachian Academy
    All-girls  | Alternative School (Pentecostal)
    Grades: 9-12 | 11 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 19385
    Roanoke, VA 24019
    (540)473-8148
    09-12
    11
  • Roanoke
    Community High School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 8-12 | 54 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 2104
    Roanoke, VA 24009
    (540)345-1688
    08-12
    54
  • Roanoke
    First Baptist Church Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-KG | 23 students
    0.2 miles
    515 3rd St Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    (540)224-3357
    0.2PK-KG
    23
  • Roanoke
    Roanoke Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-12 | 494 students
    0.5 miles
    621 N Jefferson St
    Roanoke, VA 24016
    (540)982-3532
    0.5PK-12
    494
  • Roanoke
    Grace Academy
    (Christian)
    Grades: PK-5 | 80 students
    3 miles
    2731 Edgewood Street Sw
    Roanoke, VA 24015
    (540)982-0104
    3PK-5
    80

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