The Abbie School's staff takes great pride in providing an education that is inclusive of many diverse children with a wide range of developmental needs.
We offer data driven instruction,which is linked to college and career ready standards (Common Core), and modified for learners with diverse and special needs when it is in the best interest of the child.
Scholars also participate in social skills groups based on the principles of Social Thinking.
Children with learning individualities, as well as gifted and accelerated students excel in our unique family environment.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 92 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $30,000
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Abbie School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Arizona for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Autism, Moderate Learning Differences
Year Founded
2014
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
92 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 39%
Students by Grade
Abbie School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
2:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size
8 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Scholarships and financial available. A majority of scholars are fully funded.
% on Financial Aid
20%
Admissions Director
Liz Gallagher

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Coding, Counseling, Gardening, Home Economics, Journalism, Life Skills, School beautification committee, sign language, Spanish, Sportsmanship, Student Council, Study Hall, Technology

Arts and Music Programs:
Art, Drama, Orchestra, Piano Lab

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Yoga

School Notes

  • We offer small classes which allow our students to progress at their own pace while developing lasting childhood friends.  
  • Students are taught the core subjects of math, science, reading, writing, Spanish and social studies.  They also participate in physical education, and have their choice of a variety of electives, including: art, coding, piano lab, orchestra, student council, home economics, gardening and more. In order to provide students with the environment needed to succeed, classrooms accommodate a maximum of 8 students in core classes.  Each student is challenged to excel to the best of his or her ability.  Children of all learning abilities are accepted at Abbie School, including students who are:  gifted, high-functioning autistic, ADHD and ADD.
Profile last updated: 08/09/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 92 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $30,000
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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