A Better Chance School/California Autism Foundation

4138 Lakeside Dr,
Richmond, CA, 94806-0510
Tel: (510)262-1500
California Autism Foundation's mission is to provide people with autism and other developmental disabilities the best possible opportunities for lifetime support, training and assistance in helping them reach their highest potential for independence, productivity and fulfillment.
Our community based education programs at A Better Chance School and ABC Camp provide 35 children with education and activities year round.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. California Association of Private Special Education Schools (CAPSES)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes

Student Body

Total Students 34 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 48%
State avg.: 41%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Paid by school districts
Admissions Director Edith Molinier

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 08/19/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Spectrum Center - Tara Hills (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Petite Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is La Petite Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richmond La Petite Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3891 Lakeside Dr
    Richmond , CA , 94806
    (510)222-3070
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.3  mi  |  24  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • San Pablo Spectrum Center - Tara Hills
    Special Education School
    16330 San Pablo Ave
    San Pablo , CA , 94806
    (510)724-4494
    Special Education School
    0.8  mi  |  70  students  |  Gr.  11-12
  • San Pablo
    Canterbury School
    3120 Shane Dr
    San Pablo , CA , 94806
    (510)222-5050
    0.9  mi  |  97  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Richmond La Cheim School
    Special Education School
    2853 Groom Dr
    Richmond , CA , 94806
    (510)243-2360
    Special Education School
    1  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Richmond
    Community Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    2375 Aberdeen Way
    Richmond , CA , 94806
    (510)223-6079
    (Christian)
    1.1  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  2-12

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