The Paragon School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
4710 Adanson Street
Orlando, FL 32804
Tel: (407)644-1546
Grades: K-12 | 68 students
The Paragon School opened in august 2007 to meet the growing demand in central florida for specialized education programs to serve students with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Aspergers Syndrome.
The school provides a program of academic instruction centered on social skills development, brain based learning methods, and Christian values education.
The Paragon School aspires to build a model of excellence in exceptional student education by combining research based methods with innovative strategies to help each student maximize his potential.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS)
Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Autism
Year Founded 2007

Student Body

Total Students 68 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade The Paragon School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $19,950
Tuition Notes 2016-2017 annual tuition. Parents are responsible for any tuition balance remaining after scholarship funds are applied. Therapies and books are included in the tuition.

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Crafts Club, Drama Club, Newspaper Club, Special Olympics Sports, Strategy Games Club, Student Council Crafts Club, Drama Club, Newspaper Club, Special Olympics Sports,
Strategy Games Club,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • The Paragon School accepts the John McKay Scholarship through Florida School Choice and the Gardiner Scholarship through Step Up For Students, both sponsored through the State of Florida.
  • Mailing Address:  P. O. Box 540507, Orlando, FL, 32854-0507

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Avalon School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tri-l Christian Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tri-l Christian Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • Orlando
    Grades: PK-8 | 51 students
    0.2 miles
    1039 W Fairbanks Ave
    Orlando, FL 32804
    (407)644-2567
    0.2PK-8
    51
  • Orlando
    Avalon School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 112 students
    0.6 miles
    5002 Andrus Ave
    Orlando, FL 32804
    (407)297-4353
    0.61-12
    112
  • Orlando
    Morning Star Catholic School
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 1-12 | 43 students
    0.7 miles
    930 Leigh Ave
    Orlando, FL 32804
    (407)295-3077
    0.71-12
    43
  • Orlando
    Grades: PK-8 | 279 students
    0.7 miles
    4005 Edgewater Drive
    Orlando, FL 32804
    (407)293-7691
    0.7PK-8
    279
  • Orlando
    Grades: 9-12 | 1134 students
    0.8 miles
    3901 Edgewater Dr
    Orlando, FL 32804
    (407)293-7561
    0.89-12
    1134

School Reviews

5.0  12/6/2014
I am a special needs assistant in Ireland. I would like to come and visit your school and observed your students and different methods you use to teach the children. I am going to Orlando from 22Dec to Ist Dec, 2015. Please email to let me know if this would be possible.
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