Canyon State Academy

  • CanyonStateAcademy CanyonStateAcademy(CSA) is a North Central Accredited School that operates on a year-round calendar that includes athletics and extra-curricular activities as well as vocational training.
  • CSA is located on a 183 acre campus in Queen Creek, AZ. CSA employs all certified teachers and administrators that provide full educational services with a comprehensive special education program for disadvantaged male youth ages 11 to 18.
  • Approved to serve students with the following disabilities: A, ED, MIMR, MOMR, OI, OHI, SMR, SLD, SLI, NSE Sites: CanyonStateAcademy CTDS: 072107001 Grades Served: 6-12 20061 E. Rittenhouse Rd. Queen Creek, AZ 85242-9715 Mr.Mark Yockus, Principal Phone: (480) 987-2046 Fax: (480) 987-5702 Email: myockus@riteofpassage.com.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.AdvancED
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students333 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
93%
State avg.: 38%
Students by GradeCanyon State Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesCSA accepts court ordered referals and Department of Economic Service referrals.
Admissions AssociateDarwin Johnson

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Diving, Equestrian, Flag Football, Football, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, Weightlifting, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
EquestrianFlag Football,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSwimming,
Track and FieldWeightlifting,
Wrestling

School Notes

  •  Go to Riteofpassage.com to see other Rite of Passage programs.We welcome students referred into Rite of Passage through juvenile courts, child welfare agencies and private sources. A referral can be made at anytime, and we accept students into our programs year-round.
  • Email:Darwin Johnson regarding admissions at djohnson@rop.com or call 480-987-9700
  • The admission process starts with a referral, which can be made via telephone, fax or e-mail. Within two business days, you will receive a telephone call from a member of the Admission Department to discuss your referral.Additional information about our program and about the youth will be shared to gauge the appropriateness of a potential placement. This may culminate in scheduling an interview and an assessment with the youth to determine eligibility and risk level.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mesa
    William K Eaton School
    All-boys  | Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 46 students
    12.3 miles
    868 E University Dr
    Mesa, AZ 85203
    (480)461-4200
    12.3 8-12
    46
  • Chandler
    Grades: K-12 | 390 students
    16.5 miles
    6900 W Galveston St
    Chandler, AZ 85226
    (480)705-8888
    16.5 K-12
    390
  • Gilbert
    Grades: PK-12 | 1332 students
    4 miles
    3632 E. Jasper Drive
    Gilbert, AZ 85296
    (480)699-1215
    4 PK-12
    1332
  • Phoenix
    New Way Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 203 students
    21.4 miles
    5048 East Oak Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85008
    (602)629-6850
    21.4 K-12
    203
  • Scottsdale
    Grades: 6-12 | 249 students
    22.3 miles
    9180 Via De Ventura
    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
    (480)646-8200
    22.3 6-12
    249

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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alumni 2007 there are days I miss this place, the main question is can I get my son in when old enough?
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i would like to get my transcripts. i was in Arizona boys ranch and 1999
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