Abraxas Youth Center

  • Abraxas Youth Center's philosophy is to teach clients to modify their behavior and alter their cognitive processes associated with offending.
  • Clients are taught to be accountable for their actions and recognize the consequences for inappropriate behavior.
  • Programs place a strong emphasis on teaching clients to improve their social skills and maintain awareness of their irresponsible behavior patterns.
  • Abraxas programs focus on behavioral and cognitive treatment modalities, building meaningful relationships, and provide a safe environment that encourages long-term change.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Grades Offered Grades 6-12

Student Body

Total Students 50 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Abraxas Youth Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

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