Laurel Heights Academy (hospital)

934 Briarcliff Rd Ne
Atlanta, GA 30306-0303
Tel: (404)888-7895
Grades: 2-11 | 93 students
Laurel Heights is a private intensive residential treatment center located in Atlanta, Georgia, in the Emory/Druid Hills neighborhood.
The serene 12 acre campus offers seven residential cottages, separate clinic, school, cafeteria, gym, swimming pool and several outdoor playgrounds.
Laurel Heights specializes in the treatment of children and adolescents with complex psychiatric and behavioral problems, co-occurring developmental disabilities and has a specialty program for children with autism spectrum disorders.
The Discovery Program at Laurel Heights is dedicated to helping children with autism spectrum disorders and significant behavioral difficulties learn functional communication, social interaction, and self-management skills.
The program is geared toward children with autism who may also have Self-injurious, disruptive and aggressive behaviors, Moods disorders, including depression and bipolar symptoms, Difficulties with impulse control and self-regulation, Symptoms of psychosis or other mental illnesses.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Grades Offered Grades 2-11

Student Body

Total Students 93 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Laurel Heights Academy (hospital) Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is The Paideia School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cathedral School Of The Arts (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Paideia School (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atlanta
    Cathedral School Of The Arts
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: K-1 | 9 students
    0.1 miles
    999 Briarcliff Rd Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30306
  • Atlanta
    Grades: PK-12 | 987 students
    0.6 miles
    1509 S Ponce De Leon Avenue NE
    Atlanta, GA 30307
  • Atlanta
    Canterbury School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 10 students
    0.9 miles
    1140 University Dr Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30306
  • Atlanta
    The Orion School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 28 students
    1.6 miles
    458 Ponce De Leon Ave Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30308
  • Atlanta
    Horizons School
    Alternative School
    Grades: 1-12 | 93 students
    1.7 miles
    1900 Dekalb Ave Ne
    Atlanta, GA 30307

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