Arbor Bay School

Tel: (650)631-9999
Grades: PK - 8 | 47 students
Arbor Bay School provides comprehensive specialized academic instruction utilizing credentialed Special Education teachers and a multi-disciplinary staff.
Students with a variety of language-based learning disabilities in grades K - 8th benefit from multisensory instruction including standards based curriculum and online/software technology.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
California Association of Private Special Education Schools (CAPSES)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-based Learning Differences
Year Founded 2003

Student Body

Total Students 47 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Arbor Bay School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $33,336
Tuition Notes Tuition assistance available
% on Financial Aid 40%
Admissions Director Susan Rose

School Notes:

    Arbor Bay School fosters academic and social success for children with learning differences through individualized instruction in a small classroom environment with a low teacher-student ratio. Arbor Bay School addresses each student individually and personally, with a focus on meeting the needs of the whole child. Leveraging current research on the brain, our programs and curriculum are scientifically proven to facilitate best results and incorporate state of the art technology. Arbor Bay School's curriculum covers all K-8 subject areas and meets California state education standards in language arts, math, science, social studies, music, arts and physical education. We are a private, non-public, not-for-profit school and welcome both district placed and privately placed students. Students benefit from our small class sizes and hands-on, individual attention. We design a comprehensive success plan for each student that incorporates proven evaluation, educational and therapy practices. In this positive and nurturing environment, students learn to believe in themselves and to take risks that will ultimately build critical confidence both in and out of the classroom. Our goal is that our students are able to transition to their local community school after benefiting from the Arbor Bay School approach. The Arbor Bay School experience is characterized by:
    • Multi-disciplinary, integrated educational teams
    • Research based curriculum and instruction tailored to each student
    • A multi-sensory, experiential environment with a whole child approach
    • Highly skilled specialized and credentialed teachers in every classroom and a small class size
    • On-site speech/language and occupational therapists
    • Academic, social, and emotional growth curriculum

    Profile last updated: 02/20/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wings Learning Center (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kindercourt Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is West Bay High (0.6 miles away)
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