La Cheim School Oakland

5261 Claremont Avenue,
Oakland, CA, 94618
Tel: (510)649-1177
La Cheim Schools are non-profit, non-sectarian, non-public schools, serving Special Education students aged 6-21, and specializing in helping children with emotional and behavioral issues that prevent them from succeeding in their home schools.
La Cheim Schools' mission is to provide a safe, structured learning and therapeutic environment for students with educational, behavioral and emotional needs, affording an opportunity for academic, social and emotional growth.
La Cheim means " to life! " The schools' mission and purpose are reflected their name.
The founders of the organization started the school programs to help at-risk children and youth, who often had given up on themselves and their future.
Our curriculum is based on the California State Department of Education's adopted curriculum and subject content standards.
La Cheim Schools are certified by the California Department of Education to function as Non-Public Schools.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 42 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 83%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade La Cheim School Oakland Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The College Preparatory School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Park Day School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rockridge Montessori School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oakland Park Day School
    360 42nd St
    Oakland , CA , 94609
    (510)653-0317
    0.5  mi  |  298  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Oakland
    My Own Montessori
    Montessori School
    5723 Oak Grove Avenue
    Oakland , CA , 94618
    (510)652-5979
    Montessori School
    0.6  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Oakland
    St. Martin De Porres School
    (Roman Catholic)
    675 41st St
    Oakland , CA , 94609
    (501)832-1757
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  215  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Oakland
    Rockridge Montessori School
    Montessori School
    5610 Broadway
    Oakland , CA , 94618
    (510)652-7021
    Montessori School
    0.8  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Oakland
    St. Martin de Porres Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1630 10th Street / 675 41st Street
    Oakland , CA , 94607
    (510)832-1757/5106522220
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  232  students  |  Gr.  K-8

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