The Bay School

5400 Soquel Avenue, Suite F,
Santa Cruz, CA, 95062
Tel: (831)462-9620
Founded in 1999, The Bay School's mission is to provide scientifically-based educational services and to contribute to research that serves children with autism.
The year-round school educates students between the ages of five and twenty-one regardless of their race, national or ethnic origin, age, gender or religion.
The bay school offers an educational program that utilizes systematic instruction based on the principals of Applied Behavior Analysis.
Support and instruction in home management skills for families of enrolled students, access and participation for students in public school inclusion and community programs, opportunities for research in areas of education and intervention for students with autism.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Merit Academy (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Shepherd Catholic School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Santa Cruz Montessori School (2.5 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Santa Cruz Good Shepherd Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2727 Mattison Ln
    Santa Cruz , CA , 95065
    (831)476-4000
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  216  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Santa Cruz
    VHM Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    427 Capitola Road Extension
    Santa Cruz , CA , 95062
    (831)475-4762
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.9  mi  |  89  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Santa Cruz
    Santa Cruz Children's School
    (Nonsectarians)
    366 Gault St
    Santa Cruz , CA , 95062
    (831)429-8444
    (Nonsectarians)
    1.6  mi  |  45  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Soquel Merit Academy    
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    2392 North Rodeo Gulch Road
    Soquel , CA , 95073
    (831)462-5655
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    2.5  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Aptos Santa Cruz Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    6230 Soquel Drive
    Aptos , CA , 95003
    (831)476-1646
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    2.5  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Rankings or Comparisons?
Rankings or Comparisons?
Choosing the right private school for your child involves comparing schools as opposed to ranking them.
7 Ways Kids Can Avoid Summer Brain Drain
The summer "Brain Drain," also known as the "Summer Slide" is a term commonly used by educators and parents alike to describe the learning loss that takes place for many students during summer months. We polled the experts and found the 7 best ways parents and kids can combat the problem head on.
Marketing the Small Private School: Communicating with Your Community
The foundation of any successful small private school marketing program is having clear, consistent and authoritative in-house communications. We take a look at what is involved in this second article on marketing the small private school.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!