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Avondale House provides individuals with autism the resources, education, and training to develop to their fullest potential. Your support makes our mission possible.
Avondale House was founded in 1976 by a group of parents of children with autism.
At Avondale House, we are committed to the success of our children, young adults, and their families. We provide special education services in both our school, adult day program, and residential homes.
Our classrooms have no more than 8 students, with a certified teacher and two support staff in each.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 90 students
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Autism/Pervasive Develpmental Disorder
Year Founded
1976
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
90 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
63%
State avg.: 40%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
15%
Average Class Size
8 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Parent choice)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

School Notes

 
  • At Avondale House we are committed to the behavioral, academic, and vocational success of our children, young adults, and their families.
  • Avondale House instructional program is based on Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) generalized into a classroom setting.
  • Class size is limited to 8 students with 3 staff.
  • Each classroom has a TEA Certified Special Education teacher with two support staff
  • All classes participate in academic instruction, behavior training, community-based instruction, recreation, as well as a full calendar of holiday celebrations and events.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-12
  • Students: 90 students
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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