Five Acres School

760 Mountain View Street,
Altadena, CA, 91001
Tel: (626)798-6793 x2315
Grades: K - 8 | 72 students
The Five Acres School was founded in 1981 as a Non-Public School (NPS) program.
We offer highly specialized instruction to students grades K-10 eligible for Special Education Services in the areas of Emotional Disturbance, Learning Disabilities, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Mild Mental Retardation and High Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorders.
We also have a 50-day summer school program.  Our program can be accessed through a recommendation on an IEP or through private pay with or without Special Education eligibility. Visit us on Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Five-Acres-Therapeutic-School/201293099894972

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 72 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 67%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(No Uniform Required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Danielle LePon Ryckman
Admissions Associate Monique Baca-Geary

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Hillside School & Learning Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Sycamores School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Fair Oaks Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Altadena The Sycamores School
    Special Program Emphasis
    2933 El Nido Drive
    Altadena , CA , 91001
    (626)395-7100
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.4  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • La Canada Flintridge The Hillside School & Learning Center
    Special Program Emphasis
    4331 Oak Grove Drive
    La Canada Flintridge , CA , 91011
    (818)790-3044
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.8  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • La Canada Flintridge
    Crestview Preparatory School
    140 Foothill Blvd
    La Canada Flintridge , CA , 91011
    (818)952-0925
    0.9  mi  |  197  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Altadena Fair Oaks Academy
    2704 Fair Oaks Avenue
    Altadena , CA , 91001
    (626)791-5531
    0.9  mi  |  46  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • La Canada Flintridge St. Francis High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    200 Foothill Blvd
    La Canada Flintridge , CA , 91011
    (818)790-0325
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  600  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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