Foundations Academy

  • Our students find success through intensive 1:1 intervention for learning/social problems.
  • Our goal is to help students overcome these challenges within one year, enabling them attend their schools of choice.
  • Our creative solutions include full day enrollment, part day attendance with dual enrollment in another school, or homeschool support options.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Grades OfferedGrades 2-8
Year Founded2009

Student Body

Total Students10 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by GradeFoundations Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio2:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size2 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLaura Johnson

School Notes

  • Students work one to one with credentialed teachers for remediation of language based learning disabilities such as dyslexia. Students who experience anxiety and frustration need a learning environment and curriculum methods tailored just for them. Foundational skills are improved along with academic skills. Foundational programs include Fast ForWord, Auditory Stimulation, Interactive Metronome, Cogmed. Reading development includes Wilson Reading, Stevenson, Lindamood Bell. Core curriculum is a combination of online/textbook/projects using K12 curriculum, fully accredited courses.
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