Grades: K-12 | 52 students
Pendleton Academies was founded in 1989 as a non-profit organization specializing in education and psychiatric treatment for children with the most challenging behavioral, educational, and mental health care needs.
We have become well known as one of the most successful and unique education and treatment centers in the nation.
Pendleton Academies employs 3 child psychiatrists and over 75 masters and doctorate level professionals, teachers, therapists and educational assistants/direct care staff.
In 2005 alone, Pendleton Academies served over 200 boys and girls.
During the last demographics survey, the largest percentage of children (66%) were aged 13-18, with 34% aged 6-12.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-12|
|Total Students||52 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||6 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||10 students|
|Number of AP Courses||10 courses|
Finances and Admission
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$5,500|
|Admissions Director||Dr. Gannett Pitkin|
- Pendleton Academies is professionally accredited and licensed by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations (JCAHO), Oregon Department of Education, and the National Association of Accredited Schools.
- We are also accredited by two licensing bodies that ensure compliance with Oregon regulations governing Day and Residential Treatment Services. These include the State of Oregon Department of Health and Human Services, as a provider of Psychiatric Residential Treatment Services, Day Treatment Services, Intensive Treatment Services and the State of Oregon Department of Human Services, Children, Adults and Families to provide supervision of the residential services portion of our boarding school.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
3121 Sw Hailey Ave
Pendleton, OR 97801
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