Unicorn School

Tel: (707)895-2087
Grades: 10-12 | 14 students
Unicorn School is a comprehensive, nonpublic, nonsectarian school providing special education services in a Special Day Class setting.
Unicorn School is operated by Unicorn Business Services, Inc. and is located in rural Mendocino County, in the small town of Philo.
The school serves the special education students in residence at Unicorn Youth Services, Inc., a level 10 residential treatment program.
These students are qualified for special education services due to learning disabilities, emotional disturbances, or for other health impairments such as ADD or ADHD. Students enter the program through an active IEP and are exited when they are able to be mainstreamed into the local school system.
The program offers a full day educational program designed to meet or exceed the state standards.
The educational and positive behavior programs are individually developed and implemented according to individual student needs.
Unicorn School offers a wide array of educational opportunities in addition to a frameworks-based curriculum.
Students are afforded an opportunity to participate in fine arts, crafts, music, wood shop, gardening, keyboarding, work experience and computer literacy.
The teaching staff includes three teachers, and four aides, along with several other auxiliary staff.
The teaching staff is credentialed and able to provide both general education and special education services to the students.
In addition, social work services and counseling services are available to meet the needs of the students.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 10-12

Student Body

Total Students 14 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Unicorn School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Deep Valley Christian School (14.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Haven School-advanced Educ Services (14.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Deep Valley Christian School (14.6 miles away)
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