Guiding Hands School
- With a motto "Acceptance Of All, Exclusion Of None", Guiding Hands is a non-public school serving students with special needs from preschool through 12th grade, ages 2-19.
- Certified by the California Department of Education and fully accredited K-12 by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), students can graduate with a high school diploma.
- Students are taught by credentialed teachers in academically-based classrooms with a maximum of 15 students per class.
- Staff to student ratio is 1:5. Students are privately or district-placed.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||All|
|Total Students||171 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 43%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||16 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||11 students|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
Supports and services focus on educating the whole child
- Speech & Language Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Guidance Counseling
- School Psychologist
- Board Certified Behavior Analyst
- Before & After School Care (licensed by Community Care Licensing)
- Teen Center
- Hot Lunch Program
- Transportation Option
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Citrus HeightsGrades: 1-12 | 41 students
6441 Matheny Way Ste B
Citrus Heights, CA 95621
- SacramentoGrades: PK-11 | 58 students
6400 Freeport Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95822
- SacramentoGrades: 1-6 | 22 students
5445 Laurel Hills Drive
Sacramento, CA 95841
- SacramentoGrades: K-12 | 81 students
4436 Engle Road
Sacramento, CA 95821
- SacramentoGrades: PK | 72 students
4540 Harlin Dr
Sacramento, CA 95826
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