The Learning Tree

  • The Learning Tree is a private, non-profit school for individuals with mental retardation who face language/communication difficulties and engage in challenging behaviors directed towards others of themselves.
  • The educational component of the program is licensed and monitored by the Alabama State Department of Education and its divisions of Special Education Services.
  • The home life component of our program is certified and monitored by the Alabama State Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
  • The Learning Tree exists to provide a warm and loving environment to persons with significant challenges.
  • Through systematic programming, we provide individualized instruction and behavioral intervention to maximize achievement in all areas in order to promote a quality of life enjoyed by non-disabled peers.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Grades Offeredn/a

Student Body

Total Students35 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
71%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $6,341 for elementary schools and $7,587 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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