Joseph Academy-melrose Park

Joseph Academy is a school serving the needs of young people with severe behavioral, emotional, and learning disabilities.
Our program strives to give hope to our students to become successful in their learning environment.
Joseph Academy provides an environment that is both nurturing and challenging.
We seek to build students' self-esteem and productivity through a therapeutic program in which staff members constantly express respect and affection for them.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 1-8

Student Body

Total Students34 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
90%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Joseph Academy-melrose Park Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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