Rushton School

Tel: (205)510-2714
  • Rushton School is a campus-based school serving young people, ages 12 to 18 years, who are experiencing emotional conflict.
  • Located on the campus of Gateways Residential Program and licensed by the State of Alabama Department of Education, Rushton School meets the educational and emotional needs of children through a team-oriented treatment approach.
  • Students are assigned therapists who work with the family and the child simultaneously during placement.
  • Therapeutic recreation, counseling, field trips and group work are also included in daily treatment activities.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-11

Student Body

Total Students32 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeRushton 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

School Notes

  • Rushton School is a campus-based school serving young people, ages 12 to 18 years, who are experiencing emotional conflict. Located on the campus of Gateways Residential Program and licensed by the State of Alabama Department of Education, Rushton School meets the educational and emotional needs of children through a team-oriented treatment approach. Students are assigned therapists who work with the family and the child simultaneously during placement. Therapeutic recreation, counseling, field trips and group work are also included in daily treatment activities.

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