New Vista School

23092 Mill Creek Drive,
Laguna Hills, CA, 92653
     Tel: (949)455-1270
Grades: 6 - 12
New Vista School is a grade 6-12+ progressive educational center that provides a safe, structured educational environment serving the needs of students with Asperger Syndrome, high-functioning Autism, and language learning disabilities who may benefit from social and transitional skills development.
We maximize personal achievement and foster independence through academics, social skills, self-advocacy, and community involvement.
Designed for students in grades six through 12-plus, our school promotes academic achievement and fosters independence through academics, social skills, self-advocacy, and community involvement.
Our two academic programs flow from middle through high school and while integrating the social skills so necessary for effective living.
Our transition program provides guidance for high school students and above, assisting with career searches, job training, college exploration, and work experience under the guidance of a transition specialist.
Students are shown new avenues to challenge their minds and prepare them for their adult lives while being supported and guided by professionals, parents, and educators who seek only the best for each student.
We welcome you to take a closer look at New Vista School.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Autism, Asperger, Learning Differences, AD/HD, and others
Year Founded 2006

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 5 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $23,300
Tuition Notes Financial scholarships available.
Admissions Director Nancy Donnelly
Admissions Associate Lisa Mason

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Cooking Club, Glee Club, Science Club, Student Leadership Team, Therapeutic Horseback Riding, Venturer Group, Yoga Art Club, Cooking Club, Glee Club, Science Club, Venturer Group, Yoga, Student Leadership Team,
Therapeutic Horseback Riding,

School Notes:

WASC Accredited Social Skills Training Curriculum High School Diploma Accommodations and Modifications as Appropriate High-Functioning Autism Asperger Syndrome Special Learning Needs Transition Program as Students Prepare for Post-Seconday Education and Success in the Workplace Caring and Supportive Staff Zero Tolerance Drug and Alcohol Policy Safe Environment Student Self-Advocacy Program Organization and Study Skills Re-enforcement Now Accepting Applications At All Grade Levels

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Allied National High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cornerstone Community School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori on the Lake (1.4 miles away)
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