The Learning Tree

     Tel: (256)447-9349
        
   
Grades: UG | 35 students
The Learning Tree is a private, non-profit school for individuals with mental retardation who face language/communication difficulties and engage in challenging behaviors directed towards others of themselves.
The educational component of the program is licensed and monitored by the Alabama State Department of Education and its divisions of Special Education Services.
The home life component of our program is certified and monitored by the Alabama State Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
The Learning Tree exists to provide a warm and loving environment to persons with significant challenges.
Through systematic programming, we provide individualized instruction and behavioral intervention to maximize achievement in all areas in order to promote a quality of life enjoyed by non-disabled peers.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered n/a

Student Body

Total Students 35 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 71%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jacksonville Christian Academy (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jacksonville Christian Academy (6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Jacksonville Christian Academy (6 miles away)
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