Joan Macy School

  • The Joan Macy School is a specialized non-public school serving the girls in the Residential Treatment Program.
  • Joan Macy operates with class sizes of twelve or less, taught by fully credentialed specialized instruction teachers.
  • There is a teacher's aide in each classroom and the curriculum includes vocational and life skills development and specialized programs to help students overcome their learning disabilities.
  • There is full coordination of therapeutic and educational services between the counseling staff at David & Margaret and the teachers at the Joan Macy School.
  • In addition to a full regiment of core academic classes, the Joan Macy School offers residents an array of specialized courses and program options.
  • These include consumer life skills, computer lab, woodworking, teacher assistant training, Spanish, art and photography, sewing and quilting, work experience/ROP, teacher assistant training.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 3-12

Student Body

Total Students31 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
57%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Joan Macy School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Apple Valley
    Grades: PK-12 | 160 students
    43.1 miles
    15757 St. Timothy Rd.
    Apple Valley, CA 92307
    (760)813-3232
    43.1 PK-12
    160
  • Los Angeles
    Grades: 6-12 | 397 students
    39.3 miles
    11725 W Sunset Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310)873-7000
    39.3 6-12
    397

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Hey, I just want to say a big THANK YOU to JOAN MACY SCHOOL because you guys helped me a lot even though I struggled you guys still stood by my side. I really do appreciate that. You guys have always helped me on my work and sometimes even worked with me 1:1. Thanks.... -Ruthy Ann Harris
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