Charis Youth Center

  • Charis Youth Center's mission is to provide therapeutic, residential, educational, and vocational services to the Learning Disabled and Emotionally Challenged population between the ages of 13-22 years.
  • This special-needs population includes adolescents and their families; adolescents in transition to lesser restrictive environments through the Transitional Housing Program; case-managed, independent-living young adults, 18-22 years of age; and re-entry young adults in preparation and linkage to community-support agencies for their transition into society as productive and contributing citizens.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students18 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeCharis Youth Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(polo shirt and jeans/slacks)

Finances and Admission

Tuition NotesEducation is paid by the student's district.
Admissions DirectorSherry Shewcraft

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