Abraxas Youth Center

     Tel: (717)749-3066
Grades: 6 - 12 | 50 students
Abraxas Youth Center's philosophy is to teach clients to modify their behavior and alter their cognitive processes associated with offending.
Clients are taught to be accountable for their actions and recognize the consequences for inappropriate behavior.
Programs place a strong emphasis on teaching clients to improve their social skills and maintain awareness of their irresponsible behavior patterns.
Abraxas programs focus on behavioral and cognitive treatment modalities, building meaningful relationships, and provide a safe environment that encourages long-term change.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 50 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Abraxas Youth Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Visionquest South Mountain Lodge (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Visionquest South Mountain Lodge (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Living Word Academy (4.8 miles away)
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    (717)321-4795
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    South MountainPA17261
    (717)749-7440
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    (717)794-2200
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  • Blue Ridge SummitLiving Word Academy
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    13722 Monterey Ln
    Blue Ridge SummitPA17214
    (301)271-4290
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    4.8 mi | 14 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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