La Cheim School

     Tel: (510)243-2360
Grades: 7 - 12 | 20 students
La Cheim Schools are non-profit, non-sectarian, non-public schools, serving Special Education students aged 6-21, and specializing in helping children with emotional and behavioral issues that prevent them from succeeding in their home schools.
Two campuses make up La Cheim Schools -Richmond and Antioch- each of which is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges .
The last review was in February 2003, with our schools earning the most positive accreditation period: six years.
Each campus is a California Department of Education-certified non-public school and a certified Day Treatment clinic operating as a unified program, with each student receiving three hours of group and milieu-based therapy daily.
In addition, our MDs, RNs, and mental health specialists collaborate closely to provide medication monitoring, in-program case management, and individual and family therapy in accordance with each students Individualize Education Plan and Treatment Plan.
La Cheim Schools' mission is to provide a safe, structured learning and therapeutic environment for students with educational, behavioral and emotional needs, affording an opportunity for academic, social and emotional growth.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 20 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 85%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Community Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Community Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is La Petite Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • RichmondCommunity Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    2375 Aberdeen Way
    RichmondCA94806
    (510)223-6079
      (Christian)
    0.3 mi | 22 students | Gr. 2-12                      
  • San PabloCanterbury School
    3120 Shane Dr
    San PabloCA94806
    (510)222-5050
    0.4 mi | 97 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • RichmondLa Petite Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    3891 Lakeside Dr
    RichmondCA94806
    (510)222-3070
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.7 mi | 24 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • RichmondA Better Chance School/California Autism Foundation
    Special Education School
    4138 Lakeside Dr
    RichmondCA94806
    (510)262-1500
    Special Education School
    1 mi | 34 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • El SobranteEl Sobrante KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    3240 San Pablo Dam Road
    El SobranteCA94803
    (510)222-1144
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 mi | 26 students | Gr. NS-PK                      

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