Custom Learning Academy

12710 Northwoods Blvd
Truckee, CA 96161-0530
     Tel: (530)587-5470
Grades: K - 12 | 58 students
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Custom Learning Academy in Truckee is a full-time, WASC-accredited Kinder through 12th Grade non-profit Private School.
We strive to achieve academic success for each student by providing standards based, self paced, customized learning opportunities utilizing a blend of state of the art researched based curriculum, small student teacher ratios and support from teachers with excellent content knowledge and effective communication skills, all in a culture of respect.

We are here for student success.
Whether Full Time school or our various support services are your need, we are a non-profit community education resource.
CLA is a 501-c(3)non- profit school and welcomes tax deductible donations.
See our 2012 Test Scores on the bottom of the Supplemental Services flyer, or check out the last 3 years of outstanding data of effectiveness in our Press Room to see that Custom Learning works.
Your need may be flexibility for athletic training or travel, remediation in Literacy or Math skills, or above grade level learning opportunities.
Whatever the case, nothing beats Custom Learning in Tahoe Truckee.
See our data to be convinced in the press room.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western States Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 2005

Student Body

Total Students 58 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 6 students
Number of AP Courses 15 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $11,000
% on Financial Aid 10%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lisa Crosby
Admissions Associate Josh Whiting

School Notes:

When asked to describe the ideal learning environment for their children, most parents can agree on the basics – gifted teachers, small class sizes,exceptional curriculum and personalized instruction. But for many parents, schools that meet those criteria are increasingly unavailable or unaffordable.Custom Learning Academy in Truckee is a full-time, WASC-accredited Kinder through 12th Grade non-profit Private School offering:Customized curriculum for every studentAn unheard of 10-to-1 student-teacher ratio (or less)Proven academic results - Please see our Press Room for school dataStress-free, supportive learning environment

Profile last updated: 07/24/2013

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The nearest high school is Sugar Bowl Academy (5.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sugar Bowl Academy (5.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lake Tahoe School (27.3 miles away)
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