Connecticut River Academy

  • Connecticut River Academy (CRA) is a Vermont/New Hampshire Approved independent school serving a co-ed student population in grades 1-12.
  • CRA also serves students on 504 or EST plans, as well as students who are not labeled.
  • Students of varying abilities are appropriate candidates for CRA, including those who are unsuccessful in the traditional educational system, and those at risk of dropping out for social, learning, behavioral, and educational concerns.
  • Connecticut River Academy is committed to providing instruction so that students become educated, thoughtful individuals who have the ability to be respectful and employable members of society.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students23 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 9%
Students by Grade Connecticut River Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorMike Adamkowski
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Burlington
    Baird School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 31 students
    60.6 miles
    1138 Pine St
    Burlington, VT 05401
    (802) 488-6655
    60.6 K-8
    31
  • Manchester
    Manchester Village School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 21 students
    75.8 miles
    4002 Main St.
    Manchester, VT 05254
    (802) 362-4898
    75.8 1-12
    21
  • Putney
    The Greenwood School
    The Greenwood School Photo - Greenwood students don't build their futures on remediated weaknesses, but they do build lives and careers on their strengths and talents. Therefore, Greenwood boys have many opportunities to discover, develop and showcase their creative abilities. For instance, Greenwood offers metal works such as welding and blacksmithing, woodshop classes, and an advanced rock band.
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12
    68.9 miles
    14 Greenwood Lane
    Putney, VT 05346
    (802) 387-4545
    68.9 6-12
    n/a
  • Saint Johnsbury
    Cornerstone School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-8 | 23 students
    27.9 miles
    510 Portland St
    Saint Johnsbury, VT 05819
    (802) 748-6282
    27.9 1-8
    23
  • South Burlington
    Grades: 2-12 | 13 students
    59.5 miles
    72 Ethan Allen Dr
    South Burlington, VT 05403
    (802) 658-9175
    59.5 2-12
    13

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