Buxmont Academy

Tel: (610)833-1722
  • Buxmont Academy provide programs for troubled and at-risk youth in eastern Pennsylvania.
  • Our students and clients are boys and girls, grades 1 to 12, struggling with a wide range of behavioral and emotional problems, including: learning difficulties, drug and alcohol abuse, legal problems, family problems, impulsive or aggressive behavior, lack of self-esteem, mental health issues, ADD/ADHD, oppositional defiance disorder, sexual, physical or emotional abuse, truancy, school suspensions and expulsions.
  • Our educational program consists of small classes with academic studies individualized according to each youths abilities and needs.
  • Students can receive one-on-one attention through our tutoring program, and there are certified special education teachers at all sites.
  • Students may choose to participate in creative arts electives, including art, music, computers and digital photography.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12

Student Body

Total Students12 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
58%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeBuxmont Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio2:1
National avg.: 13:1

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