Valley Oak Academy - Mariposa

5428 Mariposa Ave.,
Citrus Heights, CA, 95610-0956
Tel: (916)967-4903
Grades: 7 - 12 | 36 students
Valley Oak Academy is a non©public school for adolescent males who are diagnosed as Severely Emotionally Disturbed, Autistic, or have Moderate/Severe Mental Retardation.
Valley Oak Academy's main objective is to provide a safe, supervised and structured residential setting for boys between the ages of 14 and 17, who have been diagnosed as Severely Emotionally Disturbed, Autistic, or have Moderate/Severe Mental Retardation.
In addition to residential care, we provide social work services, individual group and family therapy, psychiatric consultation, medication management, educational and vocational services.
The ultimate goal of these activities is to encourage each client to develop abilities that will allow him to gain a sense of self©worth, increased independence and practical living skills.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 36 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade Valley Oak Academy - Mariposa Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Valley Oak Academy-antelope/mariposa/madison (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is San Juan KinderCare (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Countryside Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Citrus Heights San Juan KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    5448 San Juan Avenue
    Citrus Heights , CA , 95610
    (916)961-5599
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.4  mi  |  83  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Citrus Heights
    Valley Oak Academy-antelope/mariposa/madison
    All-boys | Special Education School
    7806 Uplands Way
    Citrus Heights , CA , 95610
    (916)967-6253
    All-boys | Special Education School
    0.5  mi  |  31  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Citrus Heights
    Countryside Montessori School
    Montessori School
    7416 Northlea Way
    Citrus Heights , CA , 95610
    (916)966-3878
    Montessori School
    0.7  mi  |  58  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Citrus Heights
    St. Marks Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    7869 Kingswood Drive
    Citrus Heights , CA , 95610
    (916)961-7891
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    0.8  mi  |  93  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Fair Oaks Freedom Christian School
    (Christian)
    7736 Sunset Ave
    Fair Oaks , CA , 95628
    (916)962-3247
    (Christian)
    0.8  mi  |  116  students  |  Gr.  K-12

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