Educational Alternatives

  • Educational Alternative program begins in Pre-K and continues through High School. Educational Alternative is remedial in nature; a sensory integration based, multi-sensory approach teaches students strategies and methods which facilitate long term learning.
  • In order for students to be able to compete in an academic mainstream environment, they need to not only develop the appropriate academic skills but the social and emotional skills as well.
  • Our Day School Program is intensive and remedial; yet also provides an environment which students may learn and grow in a setting which is reinforcing, comfortable and caring.
  • At Educational Alternative, Older students are encouraged to become mentors and/or peer tutors to younger students.
  • This is an ability which builds both self-esteem and motivation.
  • Younger students are encouraged to seek out older students for help when necessary allowing them to become more independent learners.
  • Additionally, the day school follows the guidelines of the public school system so that children will be exposed to the same areas of curriculum required in the mainstream class.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students20 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
75%
State avg.: 41%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Show me:
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Miami
    Easter Seals Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 56 students
    0 miles
    1475 Nw 14th Ave
    Miami, FL 33125
    (305)547-4715
    0 1-12
    56
  • Miami
    Cristina H Cartaya
    Cristina H Cartaya Photo - Our Pride Academy, Inc. is a non-profit school for individuals with developmental disabilities. Our mission is to provide meaningful and innovative programs, in academics, athletics, fine arts and vocational training for individuals with developmental disabilities that will empower them to live productive and fulfilling lives.
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 103 students
    12.5 miles
    10100 SW 107 Avenue
    Miami, FL 33176
    (305)271-2678
    12.5 K-12
    103
  • Miami
    Debbie School
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-2 | 140 students
    2.4 miles
    1601 Nw 12th Ave
    Miami, FL 33136
    (305)243-3226
    2.4 PK-2
    140
  • Miami
    Killian Oaks Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 145 students
    11.7 miles
    10545 Sw 97th Ave
    Miami, FL 33176
    (305)274-2221
    11.7 PK
    145
  • Miami
    The Learning Experience School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 77 students
    8.8 miles
    5651 Sw 82nd Avenue Rd
    Miami, FL 33143
    (305)275-5900
    8.8 K-12
    77

School Reviews

Endorse Educational Alternatives. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
Most private schools have endowment funds. We explain how these work and why schools are fortunate to have them in tough times.
COVID-19 has turned education at every level upside-down, inside-out. We offer some steps to guide your planning for academic year 2020-21.
Teachers and parents are concerned about the teaching that will take place post-pandemic. I have tried to cover their concerns in the following set of questions and answers.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please briefly describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Miami, FL is $12,228 for elementary schools and $16,854 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Miami, FL is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).