Lafayette School

103 Zion Station Road
Troy, VA 22974
Tel: (434)589-2370
  • Lafayette School & Treatment Center was established in August 1999 in Charlottesville, Virginia to serve children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral problems in a therapeutic day school environment.
  • The school was founded on the principle that many youth with emotional and behavioral problems can be effectively treated and maintained in their home community in an intensive program that combines special education and therapeutic intervention.
  • Lafayette School & Treatment Center serves children and adolescents with emotional disturbance, behavioral disturbance, and/or mental illness in a structured special education and treatment program.
  • Our philosophy is that all students have the capacity for learning and growth, regardless of their disability.
  • The goal of the program is to provide students with the skills necessary to return to a less restrictive school environment.
  • This includes having healthy relationships with adults and peers and functioning effectively in school and society.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded18

Student Body

Total Students14 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 26%
Students by GradeLafayette School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size5 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorBarret Stump
Admissions AssociateJennifer McGarry

School Notes

  • Lafayette School & Treatment Center was established in August 1999 in Charlottesville, Virginia to serve children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral problems in a therapeutic day school environment.
  • The school was founded on the principle that many youth with emotional and behavioral problems can be effectively treated and maintained in their home community in an intensive program that combines special education and therapeutic intervention.
  • Lafayette School & Treatment Center serves children and adolescents with emotional disturbance, behavioral disturbance, and/or mental illness in a structured special education and treatment program.
  • Our philosophy is that all students have the capacity for learning and growth, regardless of their disability.
  • The goal of the program is to provide students with the skills necessary to return to a less restrictive school environment.
  • This includes having healthy relationships with adults and peers and functioning effectively in school and society.
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