Tetra Academy

2081 Youngfield Street
Golden, CO 80401
Tel: (303)730-7691
Grades: 3-10 | 13 students
Tetra Academy is an outgrowth of Colorado Institute of Reading and Writing which was founded in 1983 on the premise that all students can learn.
Students who attend Tetra Academy will learn through an integration of specialized strategies designed to increase basic skills within a cohesive and cumulative curriculum.
Tetra Academy is clearly a one of a kind school built upon a solid foundation of two decades of educational experiences.
Tetra is the solution for students who experience learning difficulties resulting from a learning disability.
Tetra is an independent school for students whose learning styles or disabilities are not addressed in a typical learning environment.
Most often these students experience frustration and lowered self-esteem in regular classroom settings.
At Tetra these students gain the opportunity to grow and flourish in a comfortable and relaxed educational setting.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 3-10

Student Body

Total Students 13 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Tetra Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Alpine Valley School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colorado Early Learning Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Colorado Early Learning Center (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denver
    Grades: NS-K | 36 students
    0.9 miles
    1690 Simms Street
    Denver, CO 80215
  • Denver
    Grades: PK-8 | 292 students
    1.4 miles
    10530 W 20th Ave
    Denver, CO 80215
  • Denver
    Advantage Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 50 students
    2.2 miles
    155 Van Gordon St
    Denver, CO 80228
  • Denver
    Clever Kids Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 101 students
    2.4 miles
    Po Box 25466 Denver Fed Center
    Denver, CO 80225
  • Wheat Ridge
    Alpine Valley School
    Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 25 students
    2.5 miles
    4501 Parfet St
    Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

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The average private school tuition in Jefferson County, CO is $7,285 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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