Vocational Resources

Tel: (401)751-5800
Grades: 9-12 | 22 students
  • Vocational Resources High school provides academics, occupational skills training and life skills for students with special needs and other barriers to success in a traditional high school environment.
  • They day is split between paid work and academics.
  • Students served include those who have learning disabilities, behavioral issues, cognative impairments, brain injuries or other impairments such as hearing deficiencies.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 22 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Vocational Resources Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
3%
Average Class Size 4 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Rolling enrollement - pro-rated tuition
Admissions Director Walter Sage
Admissions Associate Lori Norris

School Notes

  • Small, highly structured alternative to a more restricted enviroment
  • 1:4 staff to student ratio
  • Paid work experiences in the community
  • Transition services to career, post-secondary or other adult services
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