The Children's Academy

A School for Speech and Language Development. Children`s Academy is an integrated, multidisciplinary kindergarten through 12th grade nonprofit school for children with speech and language delays.
We strongly believe in the academic & communicative potential of all children and strive to ensure that our students realize their full capabilities.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedLanguage-based learning differences, Apraxia, Dyspraxia, ADD/ADHD, Dyslexia
Year Founded2009
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students30 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The Children's Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio1:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorJordan Wishner
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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
Children's Academy transforms both students and their families. Many students come to CA feeling less than or different. Administration and staff see each child as an individual capable of immense potential; both academically and linguistically. Under this school's compassionate model and supportive therapies, children begin to love learning and connecting with their peers! It is an amazing place.
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My son's experience at Children's Academy has been amazing. He is a smart kid with complex language based learning disabilities and ADHD. He was unable to recognize numbers and letters until he came to CA for third grade. He can now do a page of math homework independently. His confidence has increased greatly and he is making steady academic progress. The service-rich environment is individualized for each child's needs. There is strong communication among parents, teachers and specialists. CA has made it possible to envision a successful future for my son.
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The Childrens Acadamy is truly one of a kind. The dedicated and nurturing staff are what make this place special.
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