Established in 2013, Compass Academy offers a whole-child approach to learning, plus exceptional remedial resources.
Our accredited, blended curriculum uses a combination of online learning, teacher-led instruction, and small group classes.
One to one instruction and intervention is available for students to help them overcome specific learning disabilities, fill the gaps in academics, or get to the root of learning challenges.
Using research-based methods and cutting edge interventions helps students reach their potential.
Attendance options include: * Full day option * Partial day option * Additional educational therapy and specialized instruction is available.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 2-6
  • Students: 8 students
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 2-6
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia, ADD/HD, Auditory Processing, Sensry Processing, Home School Support, Educational Therapy
Year Founded
2013
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
8 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Banyan Tree Compass Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
8 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Nanci Engle

School Notes

  • Compass Academy, a division of Banyan Tree Educational Services, is a private school for students with mild learning differences. Compass Academy students are of average or above intelligence, and do best in a small, nontraditional learning environment. Their needs may include dyslexia, memory, attention, sensory issues, executive functioning, and language processing. Students are taught how they can learn best, and how to understand their learning differences, helping them to become confident and efficient learners.
  • Banyan Tree Educational Services has been providing quality education and specialized student support since 1996. In response to specific needs, three different programs have been developed for students.  The Learning Center provides afterschool intervention and homeschool support. Foundations Academy is a certified nonpublic special education school, and Compass Academy is a private school with  specialized individual instruction.
Profile last updated: 08/23/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 2-6
  • Students: 8 students
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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