Achieve Kids

Tel: (408)928-5777
Grades: 4-12 | 49 students
For almost 50 years Achieve Kids has offered a place where acceptance is the key to being welcomed into the community.
We acknowledge it is not always easy, but we know that today's difficulties are tomorrow's opportunities for success.
This philosophy allows students to slowly build their self-esteem and learn to take chances.
Trying leads to success and success leads to hope for a future of inclusion.
Achieve Kids vision is for every child to achieve the maximum possible self-reliance and have the best possible quality of life in our community, and for their families to have confidence in their future.
We provide special education and mental health services to children who have developmental, emotional and severe behavioral problems, and support for their families.
We do this through our non-public school campuses, after-school outpatient mental health clinics, and partnerships within public school special education classes.
Our programs are distinguished by our creative use of a wide variety of resources to meet the individual needs of each child and family.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 4-12

Student Body

Total Students 49 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Achieve Kids Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St Thomas More School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Thomas More School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Academy (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • San Jose
    St Thomas More School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-12 | 187 students
    0.6 miles
    1565 S White Rd
    San Jose, CA 95127
  • San Jose
    Montessori Academy
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 35 students
    0.7 miles
    495 Massar Ave
    San Jose, CA 95116
  • San Jose
    Grades: 1-12 | 30 students
    0.7 miles
    480 S White Rd
    San Jose, CA 95127
  • San Jose
    Grades: KG-8 | 254 students
    1.4 miles
    1940 Cunningham Ave
    San Jose, CA 95122
  • San Jose
    Grades: KG-8 | 516 students
    1.4 miles
    4601 Hyland Ave
    San Jose, CA 95127

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The average private school tuition in San Jose, CA is $10,110 for elementary schools and $13,613 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in San Jose, CA is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).