The Day School

  • The Day School is an alternative preparatory school for students who do not excel in traditional learning environments.
  • We specialize in educational plans for students diagnosed with emotional and behavioral challenges in grades 7-12+.
  • Students at the day school benefit from a caring, therapeutic and educational environment that helps prepare them to lead rich and independent adult lives.
  • The day school prepares each student for advanced education and professional opportunities by teaching a curriculum that is relevant to the student population and rigorous in its focus on education.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 2-12

Student Body

Total Students87 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
82%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade The Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • The Day School is an alternative preparatory school for students who do not excel in traditional learning environments. We specialize in educational plans for students diagnosed with emotional and behavioral challenges in grades 7-12+. Students at the day school benefit from a caring, therapeutic and educational environment that helps prepare them to lead rich and independent adult lives. The day school prepares each student for advanced education and professional opportunities by teaching a curriculum that is relevant to the student population and rigorous in its focus on education.
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