By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in kids.
The Optimist Creed promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind, to talk health, happiness and prosperity to every person you meet, to think only of the best, to work only for the best, and to expect only the best, to be just as enthusiastic about the success of others as you are about your own, to give so much time to the improvement of yourself that you have no time to criticize others, and to be too large for worry, too noble for anger, too strong for fear, and too happy to permit the presence of trouble.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 181 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students
181 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
87%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
Optimist High Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 181 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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