The Mariposa School

The Mariposa School is a non-profit organization created specifically to offer children with autism and other developmental disabilities year around, intensive instruction using innovative teaching techniques.
Based in central north carolina, the school has attracted international attention for its progressive teaching curriculum and various programming opportunities.
Each program is tailored to fit individual needs so that the student may realize his/her maximum potential.
Our mission is to provide intensive instruction in a supportive environment designed to improve communication skills and therefore quality of life for children with autism and other developmental disabilities and their families.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 17%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 1:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cary Christian School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peace Montessori School (2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kildare Farm KinderCare (2.4 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ApexPeace Montessori School
    Montessori School
    2190 N Salem St # 103
    ApexNC27523
    (919)363-2461
    Montessori School
    2 mi | 29 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • ApexThales Academy Apex K-5
    Special Program Emphasis
    1177 Ambergate Station
    ApexNC27502
    (919)303-3108
    Special Program Emphasis
    2.3 mi | 256 students | Gr. K-5                      
  • CaryCary Christian School
      (Christian)
    1330 Old Apex Rd
    CaryNC27513
    (919)303-2560
      (Christian)
    2.4 mi | 800 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • CaryKildare Farm KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    203 Kilmayne Drive
    CaryNC27511
    (919)469-8790
    Daycare / Preschool
    2.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • CaryLittle Treasures School
    Daycare / Preschool
    2117 Piney Plains Road
    CaryNC27511
    (919)859-0041
    Daycare / Preschool
    3.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Related School Videos

View more school videos