Arbor Bay School provides comprehensive specialized academic instruction utilizing credentialed Special Education teachers and a multi-disciplinary staff.
Students with a variety of language-based learning disabilities in grades K - 8th benefit from multisensory instruction including standards based curriculum and online/software technology.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 41 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $39,400
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Language-based Learning Differences
Year Founded
2003
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
41 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Arbor Bay School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
10 students
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Tuition assistance and scholarships available
% on Financial Aid
15%
Admissions Director
Susan Rose
Admissions Associate
Susan Rose

Sports

Total Sports Offered
3 sports

School Notes

Arbor Bay School fosters academic and social success for children with learning differences through individualized instruction in a small classroom environment with a low teacher-student ratio. Arbor Bay School addresses each student individually and personally, with a focus on meeting the needs of the whole child.

Leveraging current research on the brain, our programs and curriculum are scientifically proven to facilitate best results and incorporate state of the art technology. Arbor Bay School's curriculum covers all K-8 subject areas and meets California state education standards in language arts, math, science, social studies, music, arts and physical education.

We are a private, non-public, not-for-profit school and welcome both district placed and privately placed students. Students benefit from our small class sizes and hands-on, individual attention. We design a comprehensive success plan for each student that incorporates proven evaluation, educational and therapy practices.

In this positive and nurturing environment, students learn to believe in themselves and to take risks that will ultimately build critical confidence both in and out of the classroom. Our goal is that our students are able to transition to their local community school after benefiting from the Arbor Bay School approach.

The Arbor Bay School experience is characterized by:

  • Multi-disciplinary, integrated educational teams
  • Research based curriculum and instruction tailored to each student
  • A multi-sensory, experiential environment with a whole child approach
  • Highly skilled specialized and credentialed teachers in every classroom and a small class size
  • On-site speech/language and occupational therapists
  • Academic, social, and emotional growth curriculum
Profile last updated: 07/20/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 41 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $39,400
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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