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
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 19%

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 Resurrection Lutheran School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kildare Farm KinderCare (2.4 miles away)
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  • CaryResurrection Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    100 W Lochmere Dr
    CaryNC27518
    (919)851-7270
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.6 mi | 158 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • 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
    1177 Ambergate Station
    ApexNC27502
    (919)303-3108
    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                      

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