Gateway Academy

9659 N. Hayden Road,
Scottsdale, AZ, 85258-0480
Tel: (480)998-1071
Grades: K - 12 | 50 students
Established in 2005, Gateway Academy is the only not for profit private day school in the State of Arizona specializing in a pure population of students with Asperger's syndrome, High Functioning Autism, and PDD-nos.
We specialize in working with children and students whose behavior can often be very challenging and whose individual needs are all very different.
Our intent is to deliver the highest level of education and care according to individual needs within a safe, positive, and structured environment, where every student can achieve the best possible outcome in order to offer a complete integration of education, socialization, and therapy, Gateway Academy has its own individual qualities that are unique.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
North Central Accreditation
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Any difference requiring differentiated education.
Year Founded 2005

Student Body

Total Students 50 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Gateway Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 99%
Average Class Size 6 students
Number of AP Courses 1 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Sensory Sensitive)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $22,500
Tuition Notes Tuition includes: Occupational Therapy; Speech and Language Therapy
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director O. Robin Sweet/Nikki Georgia
Admissions Associate Nikki Georgia/Program Director

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 08/01/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Thunderbird Adventist Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shalom Montessori (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Thunderbird Christian Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • Scottsdale Shalom Montessori
    Montessori School (Jewish)
    13452 N Hayden Rd
    Scottsdale , AZ , 85260
    (480)626-0676
    Montessori School (Jewish)
    0.5  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Scottsdale
    Thunderbird Christian Elementary School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    7440 E Sutton Dr
    Scottsdale , AZ , 85260
    (480)991-6705
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.6  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Scottsdale
    Thunderbird Adventist Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    7410 E Sutton Dr
    Scottsdale , AZ , 85260
    (480)948-3300
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.6  mi  |  132  students  |  Gr.  9-12
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    La Petite Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    8433 E Raintree Drive
    Scottsdale , AZ , 85260
    (480)948-4533
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |  123  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Scottsdale
    East Greenway KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4856 East Greenway Road
    Scottsdale , AZ , 85254
    (602)493-1167
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.7  mi  |  97  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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